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Fresh Syria massacre was planned terror: Syrian envoy
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Militant groups are responsible for a fresh massacre that left some 100 people dead in a Syrian village, said the Syrian envoy here who added that the May killing of over 100 people in Houla was a "pre-planned terrorist crime".

Thursday, June 07, 2012 3:31:57 PM

Is Microsoft buying Nokia?
Helsinki, June 7 (IANS) Finnish telecom giant Noika, considered among the most trusted brands in India, is going through a bad patch with its shares at an all-time low, triggering speculation that it may be acquired by Microsoft.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 2:56:22 PM

India taught me to share: Liv Ullmann
Singapore, June 7 (IANS) Legendary Norwegian actress Liv Ullmann is bowled over by the warmth she received from people in India and says that they taught her to share.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 2:36:27 PM

Zardari talks Afghanistan with Krishna
Beijing, June 7 (IANS) India and Pakistan Thursday briefly discussed Afghanistan when Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna spoke to Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit here, an official said.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 2:22:43 PM

Finnair sees India as key market for tourism, transit
Helsinki, June 7 (IANS) Nordic carrier Finnair sees India as a strategic market not just for in-bound tourism into Finland, but to also serve as a convenient hub for transit to other European nations and North America, says its chief executive Mika Vehvilainen.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 2:10:32 PM

Differences with India minor, says China
Beijing, June 8 (IANS) China said Thursday the differences with India were minor and would not be allowed to disturb the working relationship between the two countries.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 1:32:05 PM

Putin proposes anti-terror centre in SCO
Beijing, June 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday proposed establishing an anti-terrorism centre within the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

Thursday, June 07, 2012 11:19:34 AM

China to issue $10 bn in loans to SCO members
Beijing, June 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China is ready to allocate $10 billion worth of loans to members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), President Hu Jintao said Thursday at the 12th meeting of the Council of SCO Heads of State.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 11:14:04 AM

India ups SCO sales pitch
Beijing, June 7 (IANS) India Thursday pitched for a "larger and more constructive role" in the six-nation Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) as a full member and underlined that the grouping is "a promising alternative regional platform" to help stabilise Afghanistan.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 10:01:44 AM

Philippines asks people to report child labour online
Manila, June 7 (IANS) The Philippines, which had reported the presence of 4.2 million child workers a decade ago, has now set up a website where the public could report child labour incidents in the country.

Thursday, June 07, 2012 9:09:47 AM

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