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Iraqi forces kill 40 militants
Baghdad, April 3 (IANS) Iraqi security forces killed 40 militants in fierce clashes near the capital Baghdad, the country's interior ministry said Thursday.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 6:36:16 PM

Six children killed in Syria mortar shelling
Damascus, April 3 (IANS) At least six children were killed Thursday in renewed mortar shelling on several areas of the Syrian capital Damascus.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 6:12:10 PM

Windies women lose to Australia in World T20 semis
Dhaka, April 3 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies women's team missed out on a spot in the final of the Twenty20 World Cup when they went down by eight runs to defending champions Australia in the first semi-final here Thursday.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 5:54:09 PM

16 militants killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, April 3 (IANS) At least 16 Taliban militants were killed in separate incidents in Afghanistan Thursday, authorities said.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 5:30:04 PM

Musharraf moves Supreme Court over travel ban
Islamabad, April 3 (IANS) A petition was submitted in the Supreme Court Thursday for the removal of former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf's name from the Exit Control List (ECL).

Thursday, April 03, 2014 5:28:12 PM

Al Qaeda affiliate claims hand in Yemen attack
Aden, April 3 (IANS) An Al Qaeda affiliate claimed responsibility Thursday for the attack on the army headquarters in Yemen's southern port city of Aden.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 5:28:09 PM

Afghanistan faces a make or break polls (Commentary, Special to IANS)
Afghanistan will go to polls April 5 to bring about the first democratic transition of power in the South Asian nation's history -- a transition accentuated by the fact that, after more than a decade, international forces will withdraw by the end of this year, the highly visible multi-sectoral international presence will reduce and taking the nation through this change will be a new president.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 3:30:12 PM

Indian national jailed for theft, molestation in Singapore
Singapore, April 3 (IANS) An Indian national in Singapore was jailed for six months Thursday on charges of molestation, theft and criminal trespass.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 3:30:11 PM

Pakistani Taliban split on ceasefire extension
Islamabad, April 3 (IANS) The Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) said that they are yet to decide on the extension of ceasefire as some of its members are opposing it, media reported Thursday.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:54:04 PM

Musharraf's convoy escapes blast in Pakistan
Islamabad, April 3 (IANS) Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf narrowly escaped Thursday when a blast hit a bridge in Islamabad after his convoy had barely crossed it, police said.

Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:22:12 PM

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