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Taliban denies reports on talks with Afghan government
Kabul, May 22 (IANS) The Taliban has rejected media reports which said the militant outfit held talks with the Afghanistan government in the Maldives.

Saturday, May 22, 2010 4:04:20 AM

Order restored in Bangkok after clashes leave 53 dead
Bangkok, May 21 (DPA) Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva pledged to work for national reconciliation Friday after a week of mayhem devastated parts of Bangkok and left 53 people dead and 401 injured.

Friday, May 21, 2010 8:01:35 PM

10 bodies found in Bangkok shopping centre
Bangkok, May 21 (DPA) Firefighters sifting through the ruins of the Central World shopping centre in Bangkok found nine bodies in the basement Friday and police discovered one other, Thai news reports said.

Friday, May 21, 2010 7:18:52 PM

China's power production to cross 900 mn kw in 2010
Beijing, May 21 (IANS) China's power generation capacity will surpass 900 million kw by the end of 2010, an official said Friday.

Friday, May 21, 2010 7:18:51 PM

15 bodies of Afghan plane crash victims found
Gorband (Afghanistan), May 21 (IANS) Bodies of 15 passengers have been recovered five days after their plane crashed in the mountains of Afghanistan's northern Parwan province, officials said Friday.

Friday, May 21, 2010 3:18:36 PM

Karachi tense as target killings' toll rises to 37
Karachi, May 21 (IANS) Karachi remained tense Friday as the toll in three days of political-ethnic killings rose to 37 and at least eight vehicles were set ablaze overnight in various parts of the metropolis.

Friday, May 21, 2010 2:12:01 PM

Over 420,200 people visits UAE pavilion at Shanghai Expo
Shanghai, May 21 (IANS/WAM) More than 420,200 people from China and abroad visited the UAE pavilion at the Shanghai Expo 2010 since the event kicked off here three weeks ago, the organisers said.

Friday, May 21, 2010 2:11:50 PM

AirAsia launches flight to Bangalore
Kuala Lumpur, May 21 (IANS) Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia launched its inaugural flight to India's Bangalore city, carrying 15 children with congenital heart disease who need open heart surgery.

Friday, May 21, 2010 12:22:57 PM

Bangkok cleans up after clashes leave 52 dead
Bangkok, May 21 (DPA) Violence-weary residents of Bangkok Friday began to clean and rebuild their city after a week of mayhem left 52 people dead and 401 injured, officials said.

Friday, May 21, 2010 11:16:06 AM

Peninsula heading towards war: North Korea
Seoul, May 21 (DPA) North Korea Friday charged South Korea with creating an atmosphere in which war could break out at any time, a day after an international inquiry found that a North Korean torpedo caused the sinking of a South Korean warship.

Friday, May 21, 2010 9:55:42 AM

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