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China, Russia hold security meeting
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) China and Russia held their first meeting over institutionalised cooperation in law enforcement and security here Thursday.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 9:04:04 PM

Pakistani security forces kill 30 militants
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) Security forces Thursday killed at least 30 suspected militants in an operation in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province, an official said.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 8:16:06 PM

Four Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, June 5 (IANS) Four Taliban militants, including a local commander, were killed when security personnel raided their hideouts in Dasht-e-Archi district of Kunduz province 250 km north of Kabul Thursday.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 8:00:04 PM

Pakistani court orders criminal cases against two ex-CIA station chiefs
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) A court in Pakistan Thursday ordered registration of murder cases against two former chiefs of the US's CIA stationed in Islamabad for their alleged role in US drone strikes in the country's tribal region, lawyers and anti-drone campaigners said.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 7:58:03 PM

Passenger outburst forces Israeli plane into 'unplanned' landing
Jerusalem, June 5 (IANS) An El Al Israeli airlines passenger flight from Tel Aviv to Munich made an unplanned landing at Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, early Thursday after an outburst by a violent passenger, media reported.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 7:40:04 PM

Diaspora students in US condemn assaults on women in India
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) In a show of solidarity with victims of sexual assaults in India, students of Indian origin graduating from Ivy League universities in the US wore a red tape on their graduation caps during convocation ceremonies this week.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 7:36:17 PM

Japan names Kazu as World Cup ambassador
Tokyo, June 5 (IANS) The Japan Football Association (JFA) Thursday named veteran football striker Kazuyoshi Miura as its ambassador for the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 7:30:04 PM

Japan to ban possession of child pornography except comics
Tokyo, June 5 (IANS/EFE) Japan, the only country among the G7 nations that does not prohibit possession of child pornography, has taken an important step towards making it illegal although the law does not include comics, animated drawings or digital simulations.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 7:08:04 PM

Huge gathering marks Tiananmen anniversary in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, June 5 (IANS/EFE) Tens of thousands of people gathered in Hong Kong to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, calling on the Chinese government to commit itself to democratic reforms.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 7:08:03 PM

'Palestine will respond strongly to new Israeli settlement'
Jerusalem, June 5 (IANS/EFE) Palestinian presidential spokesperson Nabil Abu-Rudeineh Thursday strongly condemned the announcement of the Israeli authorities to build 1,500 new housing units in West Bank and Jerusalem.

Thursday, June 05, 2014 6:24:03 PM

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