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1-2 finish for Team MRF
Johor Bahru, April 25 (IANS) India's Team MRF Tyres delivered a 1-2 finish at the Malaysian Rally 2010, the first round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship, here Sunday with Katsu Taguchi winning the title ahead of Gaurav Gill, both driving Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 10 cars.

Sunday, April 25, 2010 7:47:43 PM

India calls for 'future-oriented' SAARC summit declaration
Thimphu, April 25 (IANS) Ahead of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit in Bhutan next week, foreign secretaries of the regional grouping's eight member-states met Sunday with India pitching for a 'visionary and future-oriented' summit declaration that spurs greater intra-regional cooperation.

Sunday, April 25, 2010 6:29:47 PM

At Sri Lankan elephant orphanage, dung is in business (Feature)
Pinnawela (Sri Lanka), April 25 (IANS) Don't call it crap. Dung is actually being turned into profit at the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, thanks to a good idea.

Sunday, April 25, 2010 12:02:51 PM

Dhaka looks globally for yarn after Indian export ban
Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) Bangladesh's spinners are trying to import cotton yarn and raw cotton from Africa, Austria, the US and Brazil after India recently imposed a ban on its export.

Sunday, April 25, 2010 11:51:01 AM

We have snapped Islamist-ultra Left nexus: Dhaka
Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) The Bangladesh government has said it has snapped a developing nexus between the Islamists and ultra-Left militants that could have led to an exchange of arms.

Sunday, April 25, 2010 11:09:08 AM

Thai premier's national TV broadcast disrupted
Bangkok, April 25 (DPA) A televised broadcast of Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva was cut off for several minutes Sunday by suspected saboteurs, the prime minister said.

Sunday, April 25, 2010 10:59:08 AM

Recycling: The latest buzzword in the Philippines
Manila, April 25 (IANS) Designing fashion accessories with waste items is fast catching up in the Philippines - a field which, besides providing employment to local artisans, is also solving the garbage issue.

Sunday, April 25, 2010 9:23:19 AM

China quake toll rises to 2,203
Qinghai, April 24 (IANS) The toll in the 7.1 magnitude quake in China's northwestern Qinghai province has risen to 2,203, officials said Saturday.

Saturday, April 24, 2010 11:23:00 PM

47 Afghan students fall sick after 'toxic spray'
Kabul, April 24 (IANS) Forty-seven girl students fell sick Saturday after some men allegedly sprayed toxic materials in their classrooms in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province, media reports said.

Saturday, April 24, 2010 8:59:51 PM

Afghan troops kill 21 militants
Kunduz (Afghanistan), April 24 (IANS) Twenty-one Taliban militants were killed in air and ground assaults launched by the security forces in northern Afghanistan, an official said Saturday.

Saturday, April 24, 2010 6:21:03 PM

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