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Pakistan forms panel for 3G licences' policy
Islamabad, July 7 (IANS) Pakistan has formed a cabinet committee for the formulation of a policy to issue 3G mobile telephone licences.

Thursday, July 07, 2011 10:50:25 AM

Gilani tells Karzai about militant activity along border
Islamabad, July 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has called up Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai and expressed Pakistan's concern over militant activity along the border between their two countries.

Thursday, July 07, 2011 10:50:00 AM

Sri Lanka to relocate 200 elephants for CWG
Colombo, July 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka will relocate over 200 wild elephants to develop a new airport and massive games city in the south of the country in a bid to host the Commonwealth Games, Xinhua reported Thursday.

Thursday, July 07, 2011 10:15:14 AM

Seven killed in Bangladesh boat capsize
Dhaka, July 7 (IANS) At least seven people were killed when a ferry with over 50 passengers on board capsized in a Bangladesh river Wednesday evening, officials said.

Thursday, July 07, 2011 8:12:57 AM

36 trapped as coal mine catches fire in China
Beijing, July 7 (IANS) A fire broke out Wednesday night inside a coal mine in China, leaving at least 36 people trapped underground, officials said Thursday.

Thursday, July 07, 2011 7:55:24 AM

11 militants killed in Pakistan
Islamabad, July 7 (IANS) At least 11 militants were killed in a clash with security forces in Pakistan's northwest region bordering Afghanistan, a media report said.

Thursday, July 07, 2011 2:13:23 AM

China to raise interest rates as prices rise
Beijing, July 6 (IANS) China's central bank said it will raise the benchmark one-year borrowing and lending rates by 25 basis points Thursday, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011 9:26:03 PM

PML-N, MQM form alliance against Pakistan government
Islamabad, July 6 (IANS) Two former rival parties Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) in Pakistan announced Wednesday they have joined hands against the government of President Asif Ali Zardari in parliament and in provincial assemblies.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011 9:09:56 PM

Drone attack kills top militant in Pakistan
Islamabad, July 6 (IANS) Saif Ullah, an Australian national and a key supporter of slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, has been killed in a US drone attack in northwest Pakistan, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011 8:20:52 PM

India assured of two more medals at President's Cup boxing
Jakarta, July 6 (IANS) Asian Games silver medallist V. Santosh Kumar (64kg) and Jasveer Singh (81kg) entered the semifinals of the President's Cup boxing here Wednesday and assured India of another two medals at the event.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011 8:12:15 PM

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