Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) At least 15 children died and several were reported missing when a school van plunged into the Jhelum river in Garhi Dupatta near Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan-administered Kashmir.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:22:51 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 21 (IANS) Forty-one Indian pilgrims bound for Mt Kailash, including a legislator from Rajasthan who had developed high altitude sickness, have been rescued safely from the Nepal-Tibet border where they had been stranded for almost a week due to bad weather, Indian Embassy officials in Kathmandu said.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 3:42:30 PM
Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The US has scrapped plans to procure additional land from the Pakistan government in the high-security diplomatic enclave to expand its embassy in Islamabad amid accusation of the extra space being used by a security firm whose personnel allegedly carry out covert operations inside the country.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 3:24:03 PM
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) Beauty products touted as having been made of powdered pearls, but actually made from shells, are now flooding markets in China, a media report said.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:51:39 PM
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) A school in China has started using metal detectors to prevent students from bringing in mobile phones.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:27:48 PM
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) A majority of Chinese people -- 72.9 percent -- admit to have committed fraud, because the risk and punishment of fraud are 'not as severe as they used to be'.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:22:36 PM
Kobe (Japan), Sep 21 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar, the only Indian to have won on the Asian Tour this year, will lead the Indian challenge at the Asia-Pacific Panasonic Open beginning here Thursday.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 2:04:16 PM
Bangkok, Sep 21 (DPA) Separatists have killed 135 teachers in southern Thailand over the past eight years in their efforts to rid the region of 'Siamese infidels', a human rights group said Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 1:46:41 PM
Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) At least 15 schoolchildren died when their school bus plunged into the Jhulum river in Pakistan-administered Kashmir Tuesday, media reports said.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 1:27:18 PM
Kathmandu, Sep 21 (IANS) Two years after the abolition of monarchy in Nepal, deposed king Gyanendra Bir Bikram Shah was at the heart of a fresh row Tuesday with the government, citing security concerns, preventing him from attending a religious programme at the palace of his ancestors.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 12:49:04 PM
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