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Iran starts mass production of anti-tank rockets
Tehran, Aug 30 (IANS) Iran has started mass production of rockets that can be used to destroy tanks, armoured vehicles and the 'enemy's ammunition depots', state-run Press TV reported.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 1:31:39 PM

Punishment for Chinese who hack foreign computers
Beijing, Aug 30 (IANS) China has passed a new law that would punish Chinese hackers who steal information from foreign computers, officials said.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 1:12:48 PM

19 trapped miners rescued in China
Beijing, Aug 30 (IANS) Nineteen miners who were trapped in a flooded coal mine in China for more than 160 hours were rescued Tuesday, officials said.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 12:45:47 PM

Five years after war, hundreds still missing in Nepal
Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) Five years after a decade of civil war ended in Nepal, hundreds of people are still missing with no one punished for the extrajudicial disappearances and torture.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 12:43:30 PM

Pakistani scribes demand clarification over killing
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) Journalist organisations in Pakistan have demanded that the government clarify former Sindh home minister Zulfikar Mirza's statement that the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) was behind the killing of reporter Wali Khan Babar.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 12:43:11 PM

Yoshihiko Noda is Japan's new PM
Tokyo, Aug 30 (IANS) Japan's parliament has backed former finance minister Yoshihiko Noda as the country's new prime minister, BBC reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 12:20:36 PM

Nepal fails to get new constitution for third time
Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) Ahead of a deadline Wednesday, Nepal's major parties conceded they would not be able to promulgate the new, much-awaited constitution in time, for the third time in a row, and gave themselves three more months to complete the task.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 12:06:14 PM

Five die in Pakistan train collision
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) At least five people were killed and 25 injured when two trains collided Tuesday morning in Lahore, media reports said.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 12:05:56 PM

Gilani meets slain governor's family
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has assured the family of slain Punjab governor Salman Taseer of all efforts for the early recovery of his abducted son.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 11:37:16 AM

Yoshihiko Noda elected new Japanese PM
Tokyo, Aug 30 (IANS) Former finance minister Yoshihiko Noda was Tuesday elected Japan's new prime minister following elections held at the House of Representatives.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 10:20:49 AM

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