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China to have 3D TV channel
Beijing, Dec 28 (IANS) The trial run of China''s first 3D TV channel will start Jan 1.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 4:45:11 PM

India finish fourth in women''s world chess
Mardin (Turkey), Dec 28 (IANS) India finished fourth after losing their last round against champions China 1.5-2.5 in the 2011 World Women Chess team championship in this southeastern Turkish town.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 4:07:52 PM

Afghanistan, China sign ink oil pact
Kabul, Dec 28 (IANS) Afghanistan and China Wednesday signed an agreement on oil production here.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 2:21:31 PM

North Korea bids farewell to Kim Jong-il
Pyongyang, Dec 28 (IANS) North Korea Wednesday bid a tearful farewell to the country''s late leader Kim Jong-il as his body was taken from the Kumsusan Memorial Palace where it has been lying in state to the city''s main plaza.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 1:34:01 PM

When keeping a room warm left four Pakistanis dead
Islamabad, Dec 28 (IANS) A woman kept a coal stove burning in her room in this Pakistani capital, causing noxious fumes to claim her as well as her three children''s lives.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 12:57:24 PM

China punishes six media groups for professional violations
Beijing, Dec 28 (IANS) Government regulators punished six newspapers and magazines for illegally leasing local branches to advertising agencies that allegedly indulged in extortion and for employing non-journalists for reporting and publishing work.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 12:35:05 PM

Japan''s industrial production falls in November
Tokyo, Dec 28 (IANS) Japan''s industrial production declined a seasonally adjusted 2.6 percent in November from a month earlier, marking the first drop in two months, authorities said Wednesday.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 12:30:05 PM

Thailand flood: Honda to scrap over 1,000 cars
Bangkok, Dec 28 (IANS) Honda Automobile (Thailand) has kicked off a programme to scrap a total of 1055 cars that were affected by the flood in its plant in central Thailand, the company has announced.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 12:28:55 PM

South Korea''s business sentiment remains weak in December
Seoul, Dec 28 (IANS) South Korea''s business sentiment remained weak this month as local firms were still worried about economic uncertainties amid fragile domestic demand, the central bank said Wednesday.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 12:19:09 PM

Pakistan military caused disaster called Kargil: Daily
Islamabad, Dec 28 (IANS) The last thing that Pakistan needs at this critical juncture is institutional infighting, said a Pakistani daily as it reminded the military that ''its definition of national security led to the loss of half the country in 1971 (and) led to a disaster called Kargil''.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 12:17:20 PM

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