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Kidnapper of Indian men appears in court
Hong Kong, Nov 1 (IANS) A 27-year-old Indian man, who was arrested in Hong Kong in connection with the kidnapping of three Indian businessmen last month, appeared in a court in China to face the charge.

Friday, November 01, 2013 6:04:04 PM

International DNA barcoding agreement signed
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) Experts called for strengthening international scientific cooperation in species database sharing at the recently concluded fifth International Barcode of Life Conference in China's Yunnan province.

Friday, November 01, 2013 5:34:09 PM

Johnson surges ahead at WGC-HSBC Champions
Shanghai, Nov 1 (IANS) US golfer Dustin Johnson fired a record-equalling nine-under-par 63 to establish a five-shot advantage over the chasing pack after the second round of the WGC-HSBC Champions Friday.

Friday, November 01, 2013 5:32:12 PM

Pakistan finalising team for Taliban talks
Islamabad, Nov 1 (IANS) Pakistan is finalising the team which will hold talks with the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, a media report said Friday.

Friday, November 01, 2013 4:30:04 PM

South Korea safe investment haven: IMF
Seoul, Nov 1 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Friday assessed the South Korean economy as a safe haven for global investors on the back of the economy's solid fundamentals.

Friday, November 01, 2013 4:28:04 PM

'Serious' efforts exerted to hold Geneva II conference
Damascus, Nov 1 (IANS) The visiting UN-Arab League joint envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi said here Friday that serious efforts are being exerted to make happen the Geneva II conference on Syria.

Friday, November 01, 2013 3:54:06 PM

Taliban shadow district governor killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 1 (IANS) A dozen militants, including a Taliban shadow district governor, were killed in an Afghan army operation in Ghazni province, an official said Friday.

Friday, November 01, 2013 3:52:11 PM

Four Hamas militants killed in Gaza
Gaza, Nov 1 (IANS) Four Hamas militants were killed and three others injured in two separate Israeli army attacks in Gaza Strip, security sources said.

Friday, November 01, 2013 3:52:10 PM

India has good future in global defence mart: DRDO chief
Seoul, Nov 1 (IANS) India in the coming years will have great potential in the global arms market, as its manufacturers can offer weapons "in a very cost effective and in a shorter time frame", says Avinash Chander, scientific advisor to the defence minister.

Friday, November 01, 2013 3:52:09 PM

ISI links of Khaleda Zia's son a cause of worry for India
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Even as India termed the political crisis in neighbouring Bangladesh an internal affair and declined comment, privately there is rising concern over the activities of the opposition BNP chief and former prime minister Khaleda Zia's son Tarique Rahman and his "close contact" with fundamentalists and Pakistan's ISI.

Friday, November 01, 2013 3:30:04 PM

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