Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Sugar imported from India will be tested before its sale in Pakistan, said a minister who rejected the impression that Indian sugar was substandard.
Wednesday, October 06, 2010 11:26:02 AM
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistan has demanded an apology from NATO over an aerial attack that killed three of its troopers, but the coalition forces are only prepared to express regret over the incident that led to Islamabad blocking a key supply route to Afghanistan.
Wednesday, October 06, 2010 11:12:35 AM
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Twenty-two NATO oil tankers were set ablaze early Wednesday near the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, Xinhua reported.
Wednesday, October 06, 2010 8:41:35 AM
Tokyo, Oct 6 (DPA) Japanese stocks rose more than one percent in Wednesday morning trading, buoyed by strong gains on Wall Street and monetary easing steps announced by the Bank of Japan.
Wednesday, October 06, 2010 8:01:09 AM
Beijing, Oct 6 (IANS) Around 33,000 people had to be evacuated as floods wreaked havoc in China's Hainan province, officials said.
Wednesday, October 06, 2010 5:38:45 AM
Kabul, Oct 5 (DPA) At least 10 Afghans most of them children were killed Tuesday in three bomb blasts that came minutes apart in southern Afghanistan city of Kandahar, the provincial spokesman said.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 10:11:26 PM
Peshawar (Pakistan), Oct 5 (DPA) Islamist militants have retrieved the bodies of eight German and two Turkmen killed in an alleged US drone attack and taken them for burial, Pakistani security officials said Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 8:17:40 PM
Colombo, Oct 5 (DPA) Sri Lanka's opposition leader asked the president to free the former army commander, General Sarath Fonseka, from jail and restore his military rank as a campaign to secure his release was launched Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 6:07:09 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 5 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed in a road accident in western Nepal Tuesday while on a pilgrimage to one of the holiest religious shrines in the Himalayan republic, police said.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 5:59:12 PM
Islamabad, Oct 5 (IANS) The Pakistani contingent leader has been facing flak in his home country for his 'cheap stunt' in carrying the flag during the team's parade at the opening ceremony of the 2010 Commonwealth Games instead of celebrated weightlifter Shujauddin Malik.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 5:56:01 PM
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