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Another Islamist to die for Bangladesh war crimes
Dhaka, Nov 24 (IANS) A special court Monday sentenced to death another Islamist leader who committed war crimes during Bangladesh's 1971 Liberation War.

Monday, November 24, 2014 4:08:03 PM

Modi to hand over trauma centre, helicopter to Nepal
Kathmandu, Nov 24 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will Tuesday hand over a trauma centre built with Indian aid adjacent to the Bir Hospital in the centre of Kathmandu.

Monday, November 24, 2014 4:04:08 PM

Toll in Afghanistan suicide attack hits 57
Kabul, Nov 24 (IANS/EFE) The toll in the suicide bomb attack at a volleyball match in Afghanistan at the weekend has risen to 57, with 66 injured being treated in hospital, authorities said Monday.

Monday, November 24, 2014 3:22:26 PM

Pakistan court orders case against Imran Khan's supporter
Islamabad, Nov 24 (IANS) A district and sessions court in Pakistan Monday ordered the registration of a case against Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed, a close supporter of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan, for inciting violence, media reported.

Monday, November 24, 2014 3:14:09 PM

War crimes accused gets death in Bangladesh
Dhaka, Nov 24 (IANS) The International Crimes Tribunal-1 in Bangladesh Monday has given the death sentence to Mohammed Mobarak Hossain, a former Razakar commander from Brahmanbaria's Akhaura for war crimes during the 1971 Liberation War.

Monday, November 24, 2014 2:56:19 PM

New crew arrives at International Space Station
Baikonur, Nov 24 (IANS/TASS) A new crew joined their Expedition 42 crew-mates when the hatches between Russia's manned spacecraft Soyuz TMA-15M and the International Space Station (ISS) officially opened Monday after a successful docking, the Mission Control Centre has said.

Monday, November 24, 2014 2:40:05 PM

No U-turn in democratisation process: Myanmar defence chief
Yangon, Nov 24 (IANS) Myanmar's Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Services, Senior-General Min Aung Hlaing, has promised not to make any U-turn on the country's path to the democratisation process, media reported Monday.

Monday, November 24, 2014 2:28:14 PM

How flawed gene can cause deafness
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Researchers have found how mutations in a gene called Tmie can cause deafness from birth, suggesting new avenues for therapies aimed at restoring hearing.

Monday, November 24, 2014 2:14:05 PM

Polio vaccination team attacked in Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 24 (IANS) A polio vaccination team, accompanied by policemen, was attacked in Pakistan Monday while administrating polio vaccination drops to children, media reported.

Monday, November 24, 2014 2:08:05 PM

Don't miss this gigantic selfie
Dhaka, Nov 24 (IANS) A group of at least 1,151 people in Bangladesh have taken a selfie together with their Nokia Lumia 730 smartphone - making it one of the gigantic selfies fit to become the world's largest selfie.

Monday, November 24, 2014 2:06:15 PM

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