Islamabad, Feb 8 (IANS) At least two people were killed and six others injured in a hand grenade attack in Pakistan''s port city of Karachi Tuesday night, police said.
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 6:03:02 AM
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) US Vice President Joe Biden discussed bilateral ties with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping during a telephone conversation Tuesday.
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 2:36:43 AM
Tehran, Feb 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Iranian parliament has summoned President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to answer questions about his alleged mismanagement of the country''s economy, Iranian media reported.
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 1:36:41 AM
Kabul, Feb 7 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates ambassador to Kabul, Yusuf Saif Khamis Al-Ali, Tuesday met Afghan Minister for Mines, Wahidullah Shahrani here.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 11:37:33 PM
Beijing, Feb 7 (IANS) In a bid to provide food and clothing for people in extremely cold regions, the Chinese government has distributed over 6 billion yuans (over $950 million) as winter relief funds.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 9:04:19 PM
Beijing, Feb 7 (IANS) The Chinese government has decided to toughen the tests conducted before issuing driving licenses in a bid to curb road accidents,
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 8:39:41 PM
Beijing, Feb 7 (IANS) A man in China''s Shanghai city has been arrested for dozing off while driving and killing two people after ramming his trailor into two other vehicles, said prosecutors Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 8:21:49 PM
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Mohammad Waheed Hassan, who was sworn in president Tuesday after Mohamed Nasheed quit following street protests, is an educationist who has served in the UN and is the country''s first TV anchor. He is also the first doctorate in Maldives.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 6:21:39 PM
Maldives is located in the Laccadive Sea in the Indian Ocean, 400 km southwest of India''s southern coast.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 6:08:38 PM
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed quit under pressure Tuesday after weeks of protests triggered by a judge''s arrest saw mutinous police personnel backing opposition activists and rocking the archipelago known for its deep blue seas, turquoise reefs and white sandy beaches.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 6:04:59 PM
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