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Asian Games: Indian men, women lose in badminton team event
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) The Indian men and women's badminton teams bowed out of the first round after losing to Chinese Taipei and Indonesia at the 16th Asian Games here Saturday.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 11:11:03 AM

Taliban rebels attack US base in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 13 (DPA) Insurgents stormed a US military base in eastern Afghanistan Saturday, a local government official said.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 10:52:30 AM

Khaleda Zia evicted from home
Dhaka, Nov 13 (IANS) Former Bangladesh prime minister and opposition leader Khaleda Zia was Saturday morning evicted from her home where she had lived for over three decades.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 10:45:59 AM

Asian Games badminton: Macao pull out of women's competition
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) Hosts China moved closer to the Asian Games badminton gold as they moved into the quarterfinal of the women's competition after Chinese Macao withdrew Saturday as its players failed to meet the residency status set by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA).

Saturday, November 13, 2010 10:20:22 AM

Taliban rebels attack US base in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 13 (DPA) A group of Taliban militants have stormed a US military base in eastern Afghanistan, a government spokesman said.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 10:08:29 AM

Pakistan has never had it so bad (Comment)
Pakistan is evidently passing through the worst period of its 63-year-old history. Although democracy never struck roots in the country, it at least had a semblance of stability earlier. Although this was a surface phenomenon since the long spells of military rule bred fundamentalist elements, which remained underground till it was time to strike, as at present, the superficial calm allowed Pakistan to pretend that all was well.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 10:00:56 AM

Asian Games: Unimpressive start for India in shooting
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) India finished seventh in the women's team event of the 10 metre air rifle competition while the men's team finished fifth in the 50 metre pistol event on the opening day of the shooting competition of the Asian Games here Saturday.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 9:51:42 AM

Ship with 29 Chinese hijacked on Arabian Sea
Beijing, Nov 13 (IANS) A Panama-flagged freighter with 29 Chinese sailors on board has been hijacked by pirates in the Arabian Sea, the China Marine Rescue Centre (CMRC) said Saturday.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 9:45:43 AM

Aung San Suu Kyi set for evening release
Yangon, Nov 13 (DPA) Myanmar's junta appeared set to release opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi from house detention Saturday evening in a bid to placate international condemnation of their regime.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 9:10:24 AM

China's wushu star retains his gold
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) China's Wushu star Yuan Xiaochao claimed the first gold medal of the Asian Games in the men's Changquan form on Saturday.

Saturday, November 13, 2010 9:09:19 AM

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