Singapore, July 20 (DPA) The chief of Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) has called for 'maximum restraint' in the border dispute between Cambodia and Thailand, while Cambodia has asked for UN intervention, news reports said Sunday.
Sunday, July 20, 2008 8:04:42 AM
Beijing, July 19 (Xinhua) Three new subway train lines were opened in Beijing Saturday morning to ease traffic during the Olympic Games.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 5:46:27 PM
Kabul, July 19 (DPA) US Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama arrived in Afghanistan Saturday for a tour of the war-torn country.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 5:25:39 PM
Kabul, July 19 (Xinhua) Two French humanitarian aid workers working with a Paris-based international relief organisation have been abducted in central Afghanistan, the aid group said in its website.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 4:11:17 PM
Beijing, July 19 (Xinhua) Georgina and Caroline Swindell are twin sisters known to almost everybody in their home country New Zealand for their excellent performances in rowing in the past decade. They will come to the Olympics with high expectations of adding to their kitty.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 3:35:12 PM
Hong Kong, July 19 (DPA) Flags, banners, leaflets or any material promoting political or commercial causes will be banned from venues holding the Olympic equestrian events in Hong Kong, a media report said Saturday.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 12:09:18 PM
Tokyo, July 19 (DPA) A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hit northern and central Japan Saturday morning , the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 12:00:27 PM
Tokyo, July 19 (DPA) A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hit northern and central Japan Saturday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 11:40:08 AM
Kuala Lumpur, July 19 (IANS) Malaysia's opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has charged Home Minister Syed Hamid Albar with interference in the probe into the sodomy charge against Ibrahim levelled by an aide. He alleged it was at the behest of Deputy Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 10:01:11 AM
Kabul, July 19 (DPA) Ahead of Senator Barack Obama's expected visit to Afghanistan, the US presidential hopeful's plans to increase US troops in the country was being met with both hope and scepticism from Afghans.
Saturday, July 19, 2008 9:12:33 AM
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