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Bus service just for women in Islamabad, Rawalpindi
Islamabad, Nov 12 (IANS) A bus service only for women has been started in the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad. The buses sport stickers that say: 'Decent public transport for women'.

Friday, November 12, 2010 10:54:46 AM

G20 nations must help fix infrastructure gaps: Manmohan Singh
Seoul, Nov 12 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday put his grand proposal before the G20, calling for a new global rebalance in which funds from surplus nations can go to bridging the infrastructure gap in poor and emerging economies to avoid destabilisation.

Friday, November 12, 2010 10:48:08 AM

Police knew their Karachi office was to be attacked
Karachi, Nov 12 (IANS) Crime Investigation Department (CID) personnel had alerted 'high-ups' that their office here could be the target of a terror attack, a media report said Friday, a day after at least 19 people were killed and 110 injured when an explosives-laden vehicle rammed into the police station.

Friday, November 12, 2010 10:44:55 AM

American held for carrying bullets in Lahore
Lahore, Nov 12 (IANS) A 70-year-old US national has been arrested at the international airport here after a cache of cartridges was found in his possession, a media report said.

Friday, November 12, 2010 9:48:57 AM

10 die in South Korea hospital fire
Seoul, Nov 12 (IANS) At least 10 women were killed and 17 injured when a fire engulfed a hospital for women Friday in a port city in South Korea, a media report said.

Friday, November 12, 2010 9:29:04 AM

Profit-taking sends Tokyo stocks down
Tokyo, Nov 12 (DPA) Stocks in Tokyo dropped in Friday morning trading as investors sold shares to lock in recent gains that had seen the benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average climb above 9,800.

Friday, November 12, 2010 9:00:06 AM

G20 nations should help bridge infrastructure gap: Manmohan Singh
Seoul, Nov 12 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said the global economy now required a new rebalance in which funds from surplus countries must be pumped into the infrastructure development of poor and emerging economies to avoid destabilisation.

Friday, November 12, 2010 8:41:51 AM

G20 talks resume in Seoul
Seoul, Nov 12 (DPA) Group of 20 (G20) leaders faced calls to place cooperation above competition as they resumed their talks in Seoul Friday.

Friday, November 12, 2010 7:17:46 AM

Gursharan Kaur gets taste of Korean hospitality
Seoul, Nov 12 (IANS) As Prime Minister Manmohan Singh struggled with other G20 leaders to reach a common ground on how to come out of the global economic crisis and ensure a sustained growth in the future, his wife Gursharan Kaur got a taste of South Korean hospitality and a recipe book from her host over dinner.

Friday, November 12, 2010 6:31:15 AM

Iraqi political impasse ends with key positions filled
Baghdad, Nov 12 (DPA) Iraq ended eight months of political deadlock Thursday when parliament elected a speaker and a president for the country, under a complex political deal that paves the way for the formation of a new government.

Friday, November 12, 2010 5:33:02 AM

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