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Bangladeshi computer wiz kid eyes Guinness records
Dhaka, April 30 (IANS) A six-year-old boy from Bangladesh who began typing as a three year-old and knew how to programme and download games at the age of four, is hoping to become the world''s youngest computer expert and get recognition from the Guinness World Records.

Monday, April 30, 2012 10:17:31 AM

18 killed in Nigerian university attack
Abuja, April 30 (IANS) At least 18 people, including two university professors, were killed at a university in Nigeria''s northern city of Kano during a church service, said witnesses and health workers.

Monday, April 30, 2012 8:34:41 AM

Seven dead, 38 hurt in Japan accident
Tokyo, April 30 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and 38 others injured Sunday when a bus carrying holidaymakers crashed into a wall in a highway in Japan, Xinhua reported.

Monday, April 30, 2012 6:49:30 AM

Iran seeks regional cooperation for Persian Gulf''s security
Tehran, April 30 (IANS) Iran has called for regional security cooperation to maintain the security of the Persian Gulf, ISNA news agency reported.

Monday, April 30, 2012 4:50:01 AM

Iran hopeful over Baghdad n-talks: Minister
Tehran, April 30 (IANS) Iranian Foreign Minister Ali-Akbar Salehi is hopeful that the next round of nuclear talks between the country and the world powers would be fruitful, ISNA news agency reported.

Monday, April 30, 2012 3:10:11 AM

Three killed, nine injured in Iraq
Baghdad, April 30 (IANS) At least three people were killed and nine injured Sunday in separate attacks in Iraq, police said.

Monday, April 30, 2012 2:10:41 AM

Pakistan needs $840 mn for rehabilitation: UN
Islamabad, April 29 (IANS) Pakistan needs around $840 million to meet the requirements of 7.2 million people affected by floods and insecurity, the UN said Sunday.

Sunday, April 29, 2012 9:59:19 PM

Bombs hurled at Bangladesh Secretariat
Dhaka, April 29 (IANS) Unidentified attackers Sunday hurled two bombs at the Bangladesh Secretariat in Dhaka, one in front of the home ministry, but no one was injured in the incident, officials said.

Sunday, April 29, 2012 8:37:29 PM

Ex-Pakistani envoy gets US award
Islamabad, April 29 (IANS) Former Pakistani ambassador to the US Hussain Haqqani has been given an award by a US non-profit group for his distinguished service for the advancement of public discourse on foreign policy, Geo News reported Sunday.

Sunday, April 29, 2012 8:05:59 PM

Three killed in Pakistan drone strike
Islamabad, April 29 (IANS) At least three suspected militants were killed and two others injured Sunday when drones fired two missiles at a government-run girls school in Pakistan''s northwest tribal area, a media report said.

Sunday, April 29, 2012 7:24:39 PM

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