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NATO denies running secret prison in Afghanistan
Kabul, Oct 18 (IANS) NATO Monday denied media reports that US military is allegedly running a secret prison in war-torn Afghanistan.

Monday, October 18, 2010 10:49:19 PM

Communist Party of China sets agenda for five years
Beijing, Oct 18 (IANS) The ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) Monday vowed to make vigorous efforts to promote political restructuring and said measures would be taken to improve living standards across the country.

Monday, October 18, 2010 9:45:53 PM

Man in Pakistan to marry twice in 48 hours
Islamabad, Oct 18 (IANS) A young man in Pakistan is to marry two women within a span of two days in an attempt to resolve a dilemma over wedding the woman to whom he had been engaged since childhood or to wed the woman he loves.

Monday, October 18, 2010 8:40:11 PM

Shoaib Malik to lead Pakistan in Hong Kong
Karachi, Oct 18 (IANS) Pakistan's discarded all-rounder Shoaib Malik was Monday given a chance to prove his form when he was picked to lead the country in next month's Hong Kong Sixes Tournament.

Monday, October 18, 2010 8:14:12 PM

Bangladesh for common stance on Asian migrant workers
Dhaka, Oct 18 (IANS) Bangladesh is reaching out to nations, including India, which export labour to the Gulf region and southeast Asia, to evolve a common stance on migrant workers' rights.

Monday, October 18, 2010 7:13:11 PM

Pakistan denies presence of bin Laden
Islamabad, Oct 18 (DPA) Pakistan Monday rejected US media reports that Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and his deputy, Ayman al-Zawahiri, were hiding in its northwestern region near the Afghan border.

Monday, October 18, 2010 7:08:56 PM

30 more die in Vietnam floods
Hanoi, Oct 18 (DPA) At least 30 people were killed and 25 were missing after heavy rains hit central Vietnam, bringing the death toll in October to 97, authorities said Monday.

Monday, October 18, 2010 6:22:08 PM

Pyongyang, Seoul re-establish aviation hotline
Seoul, Oct 18 (DPA) North and South Korea Monday reconnected an aviation hotline between the two countries' largest airports following months of tension, a government official in Seoul said.

Monday, October 18, 2010 6:13:41 PM

Chinese vice president promoted to key military post
Beijing, Oct 18 (DPA) China's ruling Communist Party Monday approved the promotion of state Vice President Xi Jinping to a key post that appeared to cement his status as the most likely successor to party leader Hu Jintao.

Monday, October 18, 2010 5:39:58 PM

Chinese Communist Party to promote political restructuring
Beijing, Oct 18 (IANS) The ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) Monday vowed to make vigorous efforts to promote political restructuring and said great impetus would be given to economic reforms.

Monday, October 18, 2010 5:19:14 PM

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