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Development agenda at G-20 was to my credit: PM
On Board Air India One, Nov 12 (IANS) In a rare instance of self-praise, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said while the endorsement of India's stand at the G-20 Summit was thanks to his team, his role was to bring the development agenda on the table.

Friday, November 12, 2010 10:56:04 PM

PM silent on Raja, says pact with DMK on 'as of now'
On Board Air India One, Nov 12 (IANS) Declining to be drawn into the alleged spectrum scam involving Communications Minister A. Raja as the matter was in court, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said the Congress party's alliance 'as of now' continued with Raja's DMK.

Friday, November 12, 2010 10:36:13 PM

China's artistry of lighting Games torch dazzles
Guangzhou, Nov 12 (IANS) In a brilliantly executed display, China's Olympic diving champion He Chong ignited a giant firecracker whose flame shot up and lit the cauldron during the opening ceremony of the Asian Games at the Haixinsha Island here Friday.

Friday, November 12, 2010 9:43:01 PM

China wows world with breathtaking Asian Games opening (Intro Roundup)
Guangzhou, Nov 12 (IANS) Water from the sacred rivers of all the particpating 45 nations was poured into a basin-like structure created by laser rays during the breathtaking opening ceremony to unfurl the 16th Asian Games in pomp and style here Friday.

Friday, November 12, 2010 9:24:43 PM

Asian Games: Narang battles fatigue to carry Indian flag
Guangzhou, Nov 12 (IANS) India's ace rifle shooter Gagan Narang Friday battled fatigue to accpet the honour of carrying the national flag and became the fifth marksman to do so at the opening ceremony of a mega event like the Asian Games.

Friday, November 12, 2010 9:19:54 PM

1,000 kg of explosives used in Karachi blast
Islamabad, Nov 12 (IANS) About 1,000 kg of explosives were used in the devastating blast in Karachi that left at least 19 people dead and over 100 injured, officials said Friday.

Friday, November 12, 2010 8:48:42 PM

Asian Games begin with another awesome Chinese masterpiece (Roundup)
Guangzhou, Nov 12 (IANS) After storming the sporting world by hosting a spectacular Olympics and topping the medals tally at Beijing two years ago, Guangzhou Friday came up with a breathtaking opening ceremony to unfurl the 16th Asian Games in pomp and style.

Friday, November 12, 2010 8:23:54 PM

Tainted trio's hearing to be held in January
Karachi, Nov 12 (IANS) An independent tribunal appointed by the International Cricket Councl (ICC) will meet in Doha (Qatar) Jan 6-11 next year to determine the alleged breaches of the ICC's Anti-Corruption Code by three Pakistan players -- Salman Butt, Mohammad Aamer and Mohammad Asif.

Friday, November 12, 2010 8:19:35 PM

China vows support for Pakistan's post-flood reconstruction
Beijing, Nov 12 (IANS) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Friday pledged full support for Pakistan's post-flood reconstruction efforts, Xinhua reported.

Friday, November 12, 2010 8:19:34 PM

India expecting first Asian Games medals from Bindra, Narang
Guangzhou, Nov 12 (IANS) India will be expecting its first medal from the 16th Asian Games here when its two leading marksmen Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra and Gagan Narang take their guard in the men's 10 metre air rifle event at the Aoti ranges Saturday.

Friday, November 12, 2010 8:18:56 PM

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