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1,500 Kurdish fighters join forces against IS in Syria
Damascus, Sep 28 (IANS) As many as 1,500 Kurdish fighters joined their fellow Kurds in Syria's Kobani city to fight the Islamic State (IS) radical group, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Sunday.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 7:10:06 PM

Modi-Obama summit: A new way of doing things? (Comment)
Personal relations between leaders have a long tradition in international diplomacy. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi readies to take part in his first summit with US President Barack Obama, pundits and the media have focused a good deal of attention on their encounter, billed as one that would seek to detangle the relationship and reenergize the strategic partnership.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 7:06:17 PM

Israeli PM to counter Palestinian claim in UN
Jerusalem, Sep 28 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday headed to New York to address the UN General Assembly (UNGA), pledging to expose the alleged "lies" stated by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in his speech there.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 6:56:17 PM

Asian Games: Female boxers assure India three medals
Incheon, Sep 28 (IANS) Female boxers Sunday assured India of at least three Asian Games medals as Olympic bronze medallist M.C. Mary Kom, former World Champion L. Sarita Devi and Pooja Rani won their quarter-final bouts to advance to the last four stage at the Seonhak Gymnasium here.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 6:40:05 PM

Asian Games: Poor show by Indian handball teams
Incheon, Sep 28 (IANS) The Indian men's team ended its Asian Games campaign Sunday finishing 14th while the women's team will be fighting it out for the seventh place after losing the classification matches here at the Seonhak Handball Gymnasium.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 6:36:16 PM

Asiad: Indian kabaddi teams off to a winning start
Incheon, 28 Sep (IANS) The Indian men and women kabaddi teams began their 17th Asian Games campaign with victories - both winning against Bangladesh - in their preliminary round matches here Sunday.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 6:34:04 PM

Unimpressive show by Indian golfers
Incheon, Sep 28 (IANS) Indian golfers fared badly in the 17th Asian Games as both the men's and the women's teams finished sixth and tied eighth respectively at the Dream Park Country Club here Sunday.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 5:56:14 PM

US drone strike kills two in Pakistan
Islamabad, Sep 28 (IANS) At least two people were killed and four injured in a US drone attack in Pakistan Sunday, a media report said.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 5:50:04 PM

Modi gets Nepal's support for International Yoga Day
Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) Nepal has supported Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for an International Yoga Day enunciated during his speech at the 69th session of the UN General Assembly.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 5:34:03 PM

Asian Games: Rajiv, Povamma win bronze in men and women's 400m
Incheon, Sep 28 (IANS) Indian quartermilers Arokia Rajiv and M. Povamma Raju put up a fine show to clinch the bronze medals in the men and women's 400 metre events, respectively, at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium in the 17th Asian Games here Sunday.

Sunday, September 28, 2014 5:28:03 PM

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