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German troops could start Afghan withdrawal in 2012
Mazar-e Sharif (Afghanistan), Dec 13 (DPA) German Defence Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg said Monday that he hoped German troops would start withdrawing from Afghanistan at the beginning of 2012.

Monday, December 13, 2010 7:33:25 PM

IAEA to help Bangladesh build N-power plant
Dhaka, Dec 13 (IANS) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will extend all-out support to Bangladesh in setting up a nuclear power plant, visiting director general of the global nuclear watchdog Yukiya Anano said Monday.

Monday, December 13, 2010 7:18:04 PM

Pakistani woman hurls acid on husband's second wife
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) Angered by her husband's second marriage, a Pakistani woman threw acid on his new wife while she was asleep, a media report said Monday.

Monday, December 13, 2010 7:14:30 PM

Rehabilitated Tamil rebels gain university admission in Sri Lanka
Colombo, Dec 13 (DPA) At least 40 former Tamil rebels have gained entry to universities after completing their schooling while undergoing rehabilitation, a local newspaper said Monday.

Monday, December 13, 2010 5:17:16 PM

Nepal's ruling party seeks ex-crown prince's arrest after gun brawl
Kathmandu, Dec 13 (IANS) In an unprecedented turn in Nepal's history, police Monday began an investigation into a gun brawl involving ousted crown prince Paras Bir Bikram Shah and the son-in-law of the nation's deputy prime minister after a media outcry and a call by the largest party in the ruling alliance for Paras' arrest.

Monday, December 13, 2010 5:08:30 PM

Student among two dead in Peshawar school bus blast
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) A powerful bomb blast near a school bus in Peshawar, capital of Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Monday killed two people, including a student, an official said.

Monday, December 13, 2010 5:07:19 PM

Pakistan frees 12 Indian fishermen
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) Twelve Indian fishermen who were held for illegally entering the Pakistani waters were released from a Karachi jail Monday, a media report said.

Monday, December 13, 2010 4:47:47 PM

Nepali Congress seeks action against former crown prince
Kathmandu, Dec 13 (IANS) The Nepali Congress, the largest party in Nepal's ruling alliance Monday, Monday condemned the brawl and shooting in an upscale wildlife resort involving controversial former crown prince Paras Bir Bikram Shah and a kin of the party's senior minister, urging the government to take stern measures.

Monday, December 13, 2010 4:34:18 PM

Two die in blast near Peshawar school bus
Peshawar, Dec 13 (IANS) Two people were killed and two children were injured Monday when a bomb exploded with a deafening roar near a school bus in this Pakistani city.

Monday, December 13, 2010 4:27:17 PM

Blast in Peshawar
Peshawar, Dec 13 (IANS) A massive blast took place near a school bus in Pakistan's Peshawar city, a media report said.

Monday, December 13, 2010 3:56:33 PM

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