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One in five working women sexually exploited in China: Survey
Shanghai/Beijing, May 4 (IANS) A survey has revealed how unsafe it is turning out for the women in China to work at offices, with one in five women respondents admitting to have suffered sexual harassment at her workplace.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 9:02:15 PM

PCB summons Mohsin after he threatens to quit
Karachi, May 4 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has summoned chief selector Mohsin Khan to its headquarters in Lahore Thursday after he threatened to resign over a selection controversy.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 6:35:53 PM

Azlan Shah Cup: New-look India team has a lot to play for
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 4 (IANS) India have always done well in the Azlan Shah hockey tournament here. They shared the trophy with Korea last year and won it outright in the previous edition. They have come with a new-look side in this year of Olympic qualification.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 5:59:50 PM

Nigeria, India to renew air services agreement
Abuja (Nigeria), May 4 (IANS) Nigeria and India are set to resuscitate their Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) to strengthen trade and investment relations, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 5:43:46 PM

Nepal Maoists headed for major triumph in cabinet reshuffle
Kathmandu, May 4 (IANS) Exactly three months after they helped communist leader Jhala Nath Khanal become the new prime minister, Nepal's Maoists headed for a major triumph Wednesday with the indebted premier asked to concede the coveted home ministry to them despite protests by the opposition and public.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 5:13:41 PM

Karthikeyan confident of a better show in Turkish F1
Istanbul, May 4 (IANS) Hispania's Indian driver Narain Karthikeyan feels his team is heading in the right direction after the early disappointments in the Formula One (F1) season and said he is keen to better his record at this weekend's Turkish Grand Prix.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 3:37:02 PM

28 killed in twin Nepal accidents
Kathmandu, May 4 (IANS) Sixteen people died in a bus smash in western Nepal Wednesday and several more survivors were grappling with death just hours after another crash in eastern Nepal killed 12 more passengers.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 2:39:10 PM

Contractor who built Osama's house arrested
Islamabad, May 4 (IANS) The contractor who constructed the mansion in Abbottabad city where Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed by US forces has been arrested, a media report said.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 2:14:47 PM

Man beheads wife after she gives birth to son
Shanghai, May 4 (IANS) A man beheaded his wife in a hospital in China's Guizhou province, just days after she gave birth to a baby boy.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 1:04:38 PM

Chinese official sacked for insulting farmer
Shanghai, May 4 (IANS) A Chinese official has been sacked after he told a protesting farmer to 'live on nothing', a media report said Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 12:51:44 PM

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