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Zardari, Gilani condemn Karachi shrine blasts
Islamabad, Oct 7 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani strongly condemned the twin suicide blasts at a Sufi shrine in Karachi, where at least six people were reportedly killed Thursday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 9:31:24 PM

Six killed in double suicide bombing at Pakistan shrine
Karachi, Oct 7 (IANS) At least six people were killed and more than 60 injured after two suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance of an 8th century Sufi shrine in this city Thursday, a senior police official said.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 9:13:57 PM

Five killed as suicide bombers target Pakistan shrine
Karachi, Oct 7 (IANS) At least five people were killed and more than 60 injured after two suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance of a popular shrine in this city Thursday, a senior police official said.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 8:46:24 PM

Afghan president opens council to coax Taliban into talks
Kabul, Oct 7 (DPA) President Hamid Karzai Thursday inaugurated a peace council designed to coax militants into talks with his government.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 8:29:02 PM

Suspected US missile strike kills four in Pakistan
Islamabad, Oct 7 (DPA) Four people were killed Thursday in a suspected US drone attack in Pakistan's tribal region along the Afghan border, Pakistani security officials said.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 8:12:39 PM

19 dead in Myanmar boat capsize
Yangon, Oct 7 (DPA) Nineteen people were confirmed dead Thursday after a boat capsized in Myanmar.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 8:12:38 PM

Twin blasts in Karachi, four killed
Karachi, Oct 7 (IANS) At least four people were killed and several others injured in two successive blasts near a prominent shrine in this Pakistani port city Thursday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 7:56:18 PM

Sri Lanka's Buddhist monks seek release of ex-army chief
Colombo, Oct 7 (DPA) Hundreds of Buddhist monks held a prayer meeting in Sri Lanka Thursday to call for the release of the country's ex-army chief and presidential candidate who was jailed last week.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 7:44:18 PM

Nepal's lawmakers fail yet again to elect a PM - after 100 days
Kathmandu, Oct 7 (IANS) With the Nepali public getting increasingly frustrated with its politicians, Nepal's parliament once again failed to elect the country's new prime minister for the 11th time Thursday - after 100 days of political stalemate.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 6:55:46 PM

Pakistan PM's son's graduation to be probed
Islamabad, Oct 7 (IANS) The graduation degree of Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's son is being probed after he took the examination from a centre that was not allotted by the Punjab University, a media report said Thursday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010 6:19:24 PM

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