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21 Taliban killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Sep 4 (IANS) Afghan forces backed by NATO-led troops have killed 21 Taliban militants and arrested 11, the interior ministry said.

Sunday, September 04, 2011 3:01:40 AM

India trounce China 5-0 in Asian Champions hockey
Ordos (China), Sep 3 (IANS) India recorded a convincing 5-0 victory against hosts China to begin their campaign in style in the men's Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament here Saturday.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 8:04:12 PM

Chinese executed for attacking female students
Beijing, Sep 3 (IANS) A man who repeatedly stabbed female students over four years, leaving one dead and 23 injured, has been executed in China.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 4:30:56 PM

Staring causes brawl in Chinese metro train
Shanghai, Sep 3 (IANS) A brawl broke out on a metro train here after a man looked at a girl's iPad and her boyfriend thought that the passenger was staring at her breast.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 4:06:07 PM

China to hike post-doctorate enrolments
Beijing, Sep 3 (IANS) China plans to raise the annual enrolment of post-doctorates to 17,000 in 2015, an increase of over 60 percent from that in 2010, according to a five-year blueprint for the development of post-doctoral education.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 3:50:25 PM

China's non-manufacturing sector growth slows in August
Beijing, Sep 3 (IANS) The growth of China's non-manufacturing sector slowed in August, as indicated by the decline of the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing (CFLP) said Saturday.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 3:47:28 PM

Zardari returns after China visit
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has returned to Pakistan after a three-day visit to Urumqi in Xingiang province of China and Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 3:37:09 PM

Taliban claim responsibility for abducting 30 kids
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) The Taliban have claimed responsibility for kidnapping about 30 Pakistani children who mistakenly crossed into Afghanistan while on a picnic, a media report said.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 1:37:00 PM

12,000 dead in seven years of Iraqi bombings
Baghdad, Sep 3 (IANS/AKI) Over 12,000 civilians and some 200 coalition soldiers died in suicide bombings in Iraq between 2003 and 2010, says a new report.

Saturday, September 03, 2011 10:00:12 AM

Pub owner in China jailed for gay shows
Shanghai, Sep 3 (IANS) A pub owner in China who organised gay performances has been sentenced to five months in prison and fined 5,000 yuan ($783).

Saturday, September 03, 2011 8:59:02 AM

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