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Chinese throng to see Indian classical dances
Shanghai, May 31 (IANS) 'I have never seen such crowds!' said an excited Delhi-based choreographer as the Chinese poured in for the Indian classical dance performances her team put up for visiting President Pratibha Patil at the India pavilion of the 2010 World Expo here.

Monday, May 31, 2010 11:17:03 AM

Four soldiers killed by rebels in Philippines
Manila, May 31 (DPA) Four soldiers were killed in an attack by communist rebels in the eastern Philippines, an army spokesman said Monday.

Monday, May 31, 2010 10:22:39 AM

Chinese charity takes care of jailed parents' kids
Beijing, May 31 (IANS) A charity organisation in China's Henan province has started a unique programme - it takes care of children of convicted people.

Monday, May 31, 2010 9:38:05 AM

Why does China keep seeking reassurances on Tibet? (Comment)
It would have been amusing were it not gratuitous for Beijing to raise the Tibet issue with India's visiting President Pratibha Patil. China has ingrained Tibet so much into its global diplomatic discourse that there is almost no escape for anyone of consequence from taking a position on the dispute, preferably to Beijing's liking.

Monday, May 31, 2010 9:16:31 AM

India, China should take care of each other's concerns: Patil
Shanghai, May 31 (IANS) India and China need to develop models of economic cooperation which will take into account each other's concerns, President Pratibha Patil said here Monday.

Monday, May 31, 2010 8:55:34 AM

China develops fastest super computer
Beijing, May 31 (IANS) China has developed a super computer that runs at more than one quadrillion (one thousand million million) calculations per second, making it the fastest one in the country, experts have said.

Monday, May 31, 2010 8:23:13 AM

Chinese premier calls for close ties with Japan
Tokyo, May 31 (IANS) Visiting Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao Sunday called for deepening ties with Japan, playing down 'problems and misunderstandings between the two countries'.

Monday, May 31, 2010 2:00:00 AM

Japanese party walks out of government over Okinawa base
Tokyo, May 30 (DPA) Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama came under increased pressure Sunday as a party in his coalition government walked out, in the wake of a row over the relocation of a controversial US military base on a Japanese island.

Sunday, May 30, 2010 8:09:11 PM

India gets permission to export basmati rice to China
Shanghai, May 30 (IANS) India will soon be exporting its sweet-smelling rice to China, which has only recently given its nod for Indian basmati to enter its markets.

Sunday, May 30, 2010 7:37:20 PM

China takes Russian land on lease to grow crops
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) China has taken over 400,000 hectares of Russian land on lease near the international border, for agricultural purpose.

Sunday, May 30, 2010 7:20:32 PM

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