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5.8-quake hits Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) A 5.8-magnitude quake struck Pakistan Saturday night but there was no immediate report of damage or casualty, the Met officials said.

Sunday, December 30, 2012 2:28:04 AM

Special flight with rape victim's body leaves for India
Singapore, Dec 29 (IANS) A chartered Air India flight carrying the body of the 23-year-old gang-raped woman left Singapore for India past midnight, reports said.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 11:10:06 PM

Three policemen killed in Pakistan firing
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Saturday opened fire at a police mobile unit in Pakistan's southwestern Quetta metropolis, killing at least three policemen, a media report said.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 9:10:11 PM

World's top international sports stories in 2012 (2012 in Retrospect)
Beijing, Dec 29 (IANS) Top international sports news stories of the year:

Saturday, December 29, 2012 8:14:11 PM

Gang-rape victim's body embalmed for being flown back
Singapore, Dec 29 (IANS) The body of the young Indian woman who was gang-raped and died in a hospital here was embalmed and placed in a special casket for being flown back to India, according to informed sources.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 8:00:10 PM

Six killed, over 50 wounded in Karachi bombing
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) At least six people were killed and more than 50 injured Saturday in a bomb blast in a bus in Pakistan's southern port city Karachi, officials said.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 7:18:06 PM

Pakistan issues orders to reopen YouTube
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday decided to reopen video-sharing website YouTube, which was blocked in September following the release of a movie termed blasphemous to Islam, an official said.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 5:38:06 PM

Sri Lankan cricketers mourn Greig's death
Colombo, Dec 29 (IANS) Sri Lankan cricketers Saturday mourned the death of cricket commentator Tony Greig, who was a promoter of Sri Lankan cricket.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 5:32:05 PM

Five killed, 45 wounded in Karachi blast
Islamabad, Dec 29 (IANS) At least five people were killed and 45 injured Saturday in an explosion in a bus stand in Pakistan's port city Karachi, a media report said.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 5:30:16 PM

Manmohan Singh congratulates new South Korean president
Seoul, Dec 29 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday congratulated Park Geun-hye on her "historic victory" in South Korea's presidential elections.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 5:14:11 PM

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