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10 hurt in fight at China plant
Beijing, Sep 24 (IANS) More than 10 people were injured when a fight broke out among workers at a Foxconn plant, the world's largest maker of computer components, in China, police said Monday.

Monday, September 24, 2012 1:13:57 PM

Sammy wants improved bowling against Ireland
Colombo, Sep 24 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy has conceded that his team must improve on bowling in the decisive ICC World Twenty20 Group B tournament match against Ireland here Monday.

Monday, September 24, 2012 1:10:17 PM

Sri Lanka cops probe fake World Twenty20 merchandise
Colombo, Sep 24 (IANS) Police in Sri Lanka are looking out for the manufacturers of counterfeit merchandise after a factory raid revealed large quantities of fake team shirts of the ongoing International Cricket Council's (ICC) World Twenty20 in the country.

Monday, September 24, 2012 12:00:40 PM

250 Pakistani police recruits get food poisoning
Islamabad, Sep 24 (IANS) Nearly 250 police recruits suffered food poisoning in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, a media report said Monday.

Monday, September 24, 2012 11:51:10 AM

Anti-film protest hurt economy: Pakistani daily
Islamabad, Sep 24 (IANS) Violent breakdowns of law and order, like the one Friday over the anti-Islam film protest, "do not project a very positive image of Pakistan to the foreign investor" and impact the economy, said a leading daily.

Monday, September 24, 2012 11:36:01 AM

Samjhauta Express engine catches fire in Pakistan
Islamabad, Sep 24 (IANS) The engine of the India bound Samjhauta Express caught fire in Pakistan's Lahore district Monday, police said. There were no casualties.

Monday, September 24, 2012 11:17:43 AM

Ex-Chinese top cop sentenced to 15 years in prison
Beijing, Sep 24 (IANS) A Chinese court Monday sentenced Wang Lijun, an ex-police chief at the heart of one of China's biggest political scandals, to 15 years in prison and deprived him of his political rights for one year after finding him guilty of bending the law for selfish ends, defection, abuse of power and bribe-taking.

Monday, September 24, 2012 11:01:50 AM

China to use drones for marine surveillance
Beijing, Sep 24 (IANS) China will promote the use of drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), to strengthen the nation's marine surveillance, the government said.

Monday, September 24, 2012 9:32:58 AM

Typhoon holds up 4,000 people in Philippines
Manila, Sep 24 (IANS) Around 4,000 passengers have been left stranded at a number of ports in the Philippines due to Typhoon Jelawat, officials said.

Monday, September 24, 2012 9:15:04 AM

China aims to become 'world technological power' by 2049
Beijing, Sep 24 (IANS) China aims to become a "world technological power" by 2049 and a leading nation in innovation and scientific development, according to a new government document.

Monday, September 24, 2012 8:26:16 AM

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