Bangkok, Jan 11 (IANS) Asia claimed golf's Royal Trophy for the first time after completing a stunning 10-6 triumph over Europe at Amata Spring Country Club Sunday.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 7:54:24 PM
Taipei, Jan 11 (DPA) Taiwan Sunday banned smoking in all indoor public places, becoming the 17th country in the world and the second in Asia to take the move to protect people's health.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 6:28:34 PM
Jakarta, Jan 11 (DPA) A ferry carrying some 250 people on board sank in rough waters off the western Indonesian province of West Sulawesi early Sunday, leaving more than 200 missing, officials and media reports said.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 5:11:41 PM
Hong Kong, Jan 11 (DPA) The police Sunday were investigating a seventh prostitute-murder in the former British colony in the past 12 months.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 5:04:32 PM
Karachi, Jan 11 (IANS) Some of Pakistan's Indian Cricket League (ICL) rebels can face bankruptcy if their contracts with the cash-rich league get terminated because of strained India-Pakistan relations over the Mumbai terror attack.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 4:40:11 PM
Karachi, Jan 11 (IANS) Pakistan's dope-tainted fast bowler Mohammad Asif faces further trouble as the charge of possessing an illegal substance while in transit at the Dubai airport has been proved against him, television reports here said Sunday.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 4:32:46 PM
Beijing, Jan 11 (Xinhua) China has shut down another 50 websites for containing pornography and lewd content, bringing the total number of blocked sites to 91 since last Thursday.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 3:54:04 PM
Zhengzhou (China), Jan 11 (Xinhua) Two men who were wrongly jailed on alleged robbery charges have finally found justice when a central China court corrected its 13-year-old mistake and declared they were innocent.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 2:10:33 PM
Bangkok, Jan 11 (DPA) East Timorese President Jose Ramos Horta said Sunday he recently shook hands with the rebel soldier who shot him last year, but had not yet named him to prosecutors.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 1:57:23 PM
Singapore, Jan 11 (DPA) A Singapore gangster was praised Sunday for donating two kidneys, a liver and a cornea, after he was hanged in prison for murdering a nightclub owner.
Sunday, January 11, 2009 1:23:16 PM
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