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School students injured in China quake
Beijing, Oct 25 (IANS) A moderate earthquake that hit China's Henan province Sunday left 12 students injured, officials said Monday morning.

Monday, October 25, 2010 4:49:19 AM

Sri Lankan gold medalist at CWG fails drug test
Colombo, Oct 24 (DPA) Sri Lankan boxer Manju Wanniarachchi has failed a doping test at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi where he won a gold medal earlier this month, a sports ministry official said Sunday.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 10:12:33 PM

Iraq apex court orders parliament to reconvene
Baghdad, Oct 24 (DPA) Iraq's Supreme Court Sunday ordered the country's parliament to reconvene, after nearly eight months of political stalemate following inconclusive elections in March.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 9:03:42 PM

One killed, 50 injured in Bangladesh protests
Dhaka, Oct 24 (IANS) One person was killed and over 50 people sustained bullet wounds as villagers protesting the government's attempt to acquire their lands for an army housing project clashed with security forces near the national capital Saturday.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 9:01:33 PM

Festival of India closes in China
Beijing, Oct 24 (IANS) Festival of India in China, an over six-month event to celebrate the 60th anniversary of China-India ties, closed Sunday in Chengdu city, capital of southwest China's Sichuan province.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 8:30:05 PM

Israel restricts schools' construction in Gaza
Gaza, Oct 24 (IANS) Israel has restricted the construction of new schools in the Gaza Strip, a UN official said Sunday.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 8:18:54 PM

PM lures Japanese investors to India's development plans
Tokyo, Oct 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, on a three-day visit to Japan, has pushed for greater Japanese investment in India's 'ambitious development plans', citing his country's growing market, its young work force and an evolving policy framework.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 8:12:29 PM

No Headley but counter terror on Obama-Manmohan agenda
Tokyo, Oct 24 (IANS) Pakistani American terror suspect David Coleman Headley's name might not crop up in discussions between Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President Barack Obama when he comes visiting next month but the two leaders will definitely be discussing counter terrorism.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 7:45:50 PM

Quake hits central China
Beijing, Oct 24 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale hit central China's Henan province Sunday, authorities said.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 7:31:25 PM

PM in Japan to give new edge to 'old relationship'
Tokyo, Oct 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here on a rain-splattered Sunday evening for a three-day visit to further India's strategic interests with Japan straddling the twin fronts of economy and diplomacy.

Sunday, October 24, 2010 7:27:42 PM

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