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Hasina assures better upkeep of Hindu temples
Dhaka, May 14 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has assured better upkeep of Hindu temples and a discussion on amending law pertaining to property belonging to religious minorities.

Friday, May 14, 2010 10:31:40 AM

Bangladesh tries to farm hilsa in ponds
Dhaka, May 14 (IANS) Bangladesh is attempting to farm hilsa fish, the country's most delectable foreign exchange earner, in ponds.

Friday, May 14, 2010 10:23:38 AM

Telling lies gets higher grades, say Chinese
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) A majority of Chinese people say they lie about their real life experiences, while almost half of them say lying helps get better grades in school.

Friday, May 14, 2010 8:27:20 AM

86 killed, thousands relocated in China rainstorms
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) At least 86 people were killed and 16 missing due to flood and landslides caused by rainstorms that lashed central and south China in the past few days.

Friday, May 14, 2010 6:46:45 AM

24 workers trapped in China coal mine blast
Beijing, May 14 (IANS) At least 24 workers were trapped underground after a gas explosion in a coal mine in southwest China Thursday, Xinhua reported.

Friday, May 14, 2010 5:38:53 AM

One injured in blast outside Greece's main prison
Athens, May 14 (DPA) One woman was wounded when a powerful bomb exploded Thursday outside Greece's top-security prison.

Friday, May 14, 2010 5:30:42 AM

Malaysian Indian party mum on bids for its investment arm
Kuala Lumpur, May 13 (IANS) The Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) Thursday declined to comment on a bid, by a firm headed by an ethnic Indian, to take over its multi-million investment arm that has been in financial trouble.

Thursday, May 13, 2010 8:32:09 PM

21 injured in anti-government rally in Bangkok
Bangkok, May 13 (IANS) At least 21 people were injured in a series of explosions and an anti-government leader was shot in the head at a rally here Thursday evening.

Thursday, May 13, 2010 8:30:33 PM

Thailand anti-government leader shot in the head
Bangkok, May 13 (IANS) An anti-government leader in Thailand was shot in the head during a rally here Thursday evening.

Thursday, May 13, 2010 8:05:45 PM

US threatened to retaliate if Soviet Union attacked China: Report
Beijing, May 13 (DPA) The US saved China from a possible Soviet nuclear attack in 1969 by making a direct threat of nuclear retaliation, a Chinese state-run magazine said Thursday.

Thursday, May 13, 2010 7:02:08 PM

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