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Malaysia's work-from-home policy sparks loneliness
Kuala Lumpur, April 13 (IANS) Malaysian programme to encourage civil servants to work from home is making husbands lonely and wives suspicious, a minister has said.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:50:56 AM

Indian cinema draws unemployed youth in Afghanistan
Kabul, April 13 (IANS) Indian cinema, a fantasy world full of love stories and song and dance routines, is providing a much needed diversion for jobless youth in war-torn Afghanistan, says a media report.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:47:14 AM

Indonesian plane falls into river
Jakarta, April 13 (IANS) A commercial plane operated by Merpati Airline Tuesday skidded off the runway and plunged into a river near an airport in Indonesia's Papua province, injuring 20 people on board, police said.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:47:01 AM

Most Chinese women want to marry rich men
Beijing, April 13 (IANS) A majority of women in China want to marry men who inherit a large amount of wealth from their parents, a study has said.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:41:03 AM

Goan origin Fernandes has pan-India aspiration for his AirAsia
Kuala Lumpur, April 13 (IANS) Malaysian no frills carrier AirAsia, owned by a prominent entrepreneur of Goan origin Anthony 'Tony' Francis Fernandes, will add six more flights to India this year to tap the growing traffic.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:34:35 AM

500 Malaysian Indians jailed abroad for crime
Kuala Lumpur, April 13 (IANS) About 500 ethnic Indians have been detained abroad for involvement in drugs and credit cards rackets, a Malaysian minister has said.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:00:37 AM

Malaysian state tries to unite quarrelling couples
Kuala Lumpur, April 13 (IANS) A Malaysian state is offering a 'second honeymoon package' for couples in troubled marriages by encouraging them to have romantic walks and build sand castles on sea beaches.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 10:47:21 AM

Air Asia to add six more India-Malaysia flights
Kuala Lumpur, April 13 (IANS) Low-cost carrier Air Asia is planning to add another six flights to India this year from Malaysia to cater to growing traffic.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 9:14:27 AM

13 killed as bus falls into lake in Peru
Lima, April 13 (DPA) At least 13 people died when the bus they were travelling in fell into the Peruvian part of Lake Titicaca, in the Andes, Peruvian radio station RPP reported.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010 3:45:03 AM

Kazakhstan wants revision of 'flawed' NPT
Astana, April 12 (IANS) With the global Nuclear Security Summit beginning in Washington, Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev has sought a revision of the 'flawed' Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) to make it more 'effective'.

Monday, April 12, 2010 10:01:31 PM

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