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Modi's success can deepen BJP's divisive image (Comment)
The three-dimensional images of himself which Narendra Modi projected simultaneously in several cities during the election campaign in Gujarat have been further boosted by the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) success in crossing the firewall of 117 seats which it won five years ago.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 4:40:17 PM

China capable of modern warfare, says expert
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS) Strategic interest of a country is determined by its military might, and China is capable of building a modern fighting force, an expert has said.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 2:46:32 PM

China's GDP to grow by 8.4 percent in 2013
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS) China's GDP will grow by 8.4 percent in 2013 due to factors like monetary easing, fiscal stimulus and upswing in business cycle, the World Bank has said.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 1:54:18 PM

Japan's central bank announces monetary easing policy
Tokyo, Dec 20 (IANS) The Bank of Japan (BOJ) Thursday announced plans to further ease its monetary policy to stimulate the nation's current stagnant economy.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 1:18:27 PM

Japan's central bank eases monetary policy
Tokyo, Dec 20 (IANS) The Bank of Japan Thursday announced plans to further ease its monetary policy to stimulate the nation's stagnant economy.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 11:42:24 AM

Chinese man kills four of his family
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS) A mentally ill man stabbed to death four of his family members in China's Henan province, police said Thursday.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 11:34:23 AM

Park Geun-hye elected first female president of South Korea
Seoul, Dec 20 (IANS) Park Geun-hye of South Korea's ruling Saenuri Party won the tightly contested presidential election held Wednesday, becoming the first woman to lead the country and extending the conservative rule for another five years.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 11:26:16 AM

China's largest private art museum opens
Shanghai, Dec 20 (IANS/EFE) China's largest private art museum, the Long ("Dragon") Museum, has been inaugurated in Shanghai with funds from a couple, Liu Yiquian and Wang Wei, who own one of the most extensive collections of valuable art in this country.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 11:24:10 AM

India, ASEAN close to enhanced FTA: Singapore minister
Singapore, Dec 20 (IANS) India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have largely resolved their differences and are close to striking an upgraded free trade agreement, a media report Thursday quoted Singapore's Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Kiang as saying.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 11:04:09 AM

China arrests over 500 in crackdown on apocalyptic groups
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS/EFE) Chinese authorities have arrested more than 500 people linked to sects and cults that have been predicting that the world will end Friday, including more than 400 people from the so-called "Church of All-powerful God".

Thursday, December 20, 2012 9:58:10 AM

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