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PCB sends show-cause notice to Shahid Afridi
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board Tuesday sent a show-cause notice to Shahid Afridi for allegedly violating the central contract.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 4:52:49 PM

Prevent India from getting Security Council seat: Pakistani daily
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Pakistan should make all efforts to prevent India from getting a permanent seat in the United Nations Security Council so that it does not get the power to block the world body's resolutions on Kashmir, a Pakistani paper said Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 4:23:54 PM

EU not serious about N-talks resumption, says Iran
Tehran, Oct 12 (DPA) Iran Tuesday said the West, and in particular European Union (EU) foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton, were not serious enough about pursuing the resumption of nuclear talks.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 4:16:26 PM

Explosion aboard NATO chopper kills one in Afghanistan
Kabul, Oct 12 (DPA) One person was killed and eight injured Tuesday in an explosion aboard a military helicopter in eastern Afghanistan, NATO said in a statement.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 4:01:27 PM

India committed to ensuring safety of sea lanes: Antony
Hanoi, Oct 12 (IANS) Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony said Tuesday the country was committed to fighting the 'serious challenge' of piracy and called for 'cooperative approaches' for ensuring the security of sea lanes in the Asia-Pacific region - 'one of the most important drivers of global economic growth'.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 3:28:14 PM

Ex-PM Nawaz's party lists charges against Musharraf
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) led by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif Tuesday put out a list of charges, which includes the Kargil conflict, against ex-military dictator Pervez Musharraf.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 3:21:13 PM

Defence meeting in Hanoi calms South China Sea disputes
Hanoi, Oct 12 (DPA) Territorial disputes in the South China Sea were not on the official agenda at an Asian defence ministers' meeting Tuesday, but participants said the gathering helped calm recent tensions over maritime territory.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 2:39:47 PM

McDonald's offers fast food wedding banquets in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Oct 12 (DPA) Fast food chain McDonald's said Tuesday it is to host weddings in its Hong Kong restaurants for couples who want to tie the knot with a fast-food feast.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 2:34:50 PM

Insurance firm to turn Nepal loss into silver lining
Kathmandu, Oct 12 (IANS) Less than two months after being hit by a plane crash in Nepal that killed all 14 people on board and destroyed the aircraft, National Insurance Company Ltd (NIC), the insurer, is ready to bounce back with a silver lining in the loss.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 2:30:01 PM

Nepal Maoist army denies training Indian peers
Kathmandu, Oct 12 (IANS) The guerrilla army of Nepal's opposition Maoist party Tuesday denied a report in the Indian media that had claimed that 'hundreds' of Indian Maoists were being trained in Nepal.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 2:15:04 PM

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