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Terrorists attack Pakistan naval, air force base
Karachi, May 23 (IANS) Terrorists struck at a heavily-guarded Pakistani naval and air force facility in this southern port city late Sunday and heavy casualties were feared, police and witnesses said. Interior Minister Rehman Malik described it as a terrorist attack.

Monday, May 23, 2011 12:57:10 AM

Terrorist attack on Pakistan Navy facility
Karachi, May 23 (IANS) PNS Mehran, a heavily guarded facility of the Pakistan Navy in the port city of Karachi, was attacked by terrorists late Sunday night, Interior Minister Rehman Malik said.

Monday, May 23, 2011 12:31:38 AM

Blasts at Pakistan Air Force base
Karachi, May 22 (IANS) Three blasts took place Sunday night near the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) base in Karachi, Geo News reported.

Sunday, May 22, 2011 11:53:30 PM

Iranian parliament to consider sanctions on 26 US officials
Tehran, May 22 (IANS) A senior lawmaker said Sunday that the Iranian Majlis (parliament) is reviewing a plan to impose sanctions on 26 US officials for violations of human rights in Iraq, Afghanistan and other parts of the world.

Sunday, May 22, 2011 11:25:07 PM

GMR's hydropower project office in Nepal burnt down
Kathmandu, May 22 (IANS) Within a month of Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna visiting Nepal and seeking the security of Indian investments and Indian employees in the troubled republic, a mob Sunday broke into the site office of Indian infrastructure major GMR in a remote district, attacked the people inside and torched the office.

Sunday, May 22, 2011 8:35:01 PM

World Bank to give $120 mn to Bangladesh
Dhaka, May 22 (IANS) Bangladesh Sunday signed a $120 million credit agreement with the World Bank to facilitate investments to set up special economic zones in the country, Xinhua reported.

Sunday, May 22, 2011 7:35:08 PM

Seven die in Iraq bomb attack
Baghdad, May 22 (IANS) Seven people were killed and 10 others wounded Sunday in a suicide bomb attack near the Iraqi capital, Xinhua reported.

Sunday, May 22, 2011 5:19:08 PM

Warrior clan shuts down Kathmandu, 72-hour closure on cards
Kathmandu, May 22 (IANS) The Nepal government was Sunday hit by a 48-hour general strike called in Kathmandu valley by a protesting warrior community while six Left groups announced a nationwide closure Tuesday, ahead of constitutional turmoil expected next week.

Sunday, May 22, 2011 1:20:26 PM

250 tonnes of radioactive water leaks from Japan n-plant
Tokyo, May 22 (IANS) A total of 250 tonnes of highly contaminated radioactive water have leaked into the sea in May from the No.3 reactor at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, the plant's operator has said.

Sunday, May 22, 2011 8:58:12 AM

ISI puts conditions to CIA for improving relations
Islamabad, May 21 (IANS) Pakistan's ISI has demanded from the US CIA that it reveal about all its agents operational in Pakistan, as a step towards improving relations with them, Online news agency reported Saturday.

Saturday, May 21, 2011 11:12:00 PM

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