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Cooperation essential for security in Indian Ocean: Doval
Colombo, Dec 2 (IANS) Cooperation between nations is essential to ensure security in the Indian Ocean and to make it free from human smuggling, drug trafficking and piracy, India's National Security Adviser Ajit Kumar Doval said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 7:44:04 PM

IPTL: Indian Aces thrash UAE Royals 30-11
Singapore, Dec 2 (IANS) Micromax Indian Aces produced their fourth consecutive victory in the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), thrashing UAE Royals 30-11 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 7:10:05 PM

China punishes internet firms for spreading porn
Beijing, Dec 2 (IANS) China's ministry of culture Tuesday announced a list of internet firms, including Tencent and Baidu, which are suspected of spreading pornography and gambling.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 7:08:04 PM

China, Maldives sign agreement on key bridge project
Colombo, Dec 2 (IANS) China and the Maldives have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for a pre-feasibility study of a proposed bridge connecting the international airport to capital Male, an official said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 6:34:03 PM

Kim Jong-un flags off winter military training exercises
Seoul, Dec 2 (IANS/EFE) North Korean leader Kim Jong-un flagged off the winter military exercises of the People's Army which will include simulation of a real war, the country's state-controlled media reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 6:26:10 PM

Taiwan's Ma to resign as Kuomintang chairman
Taipei, Dec 2 (IANS) Taiwan's leader Ma Ying-jeou announced Tuesday he will step down as chairman of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) party, taking responsibility for the party's poor showing in recent local elections.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 6:10:10 PM

Hong Kong leaders surrender, call for end to agitation
Hong Kong, Dec 2 (IANS/EFE) The three co-founders of the Occupy Central movement (OCLP) of the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong Tuesday asked students to retreat from occupied areas and announced that they would surrender to the police.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 5:16:14 PM

12 killed in Pakistan violence
Islamabad, Dec 2 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed and six others injured in three separate incidents of firing, bomb explosion and clash between security forces and militants in Pakistan Tuesday, media and officials said.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 4:58:07 PM

Taliban commander, eight others killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Dec 2 (IANS) A key Taliban commander, Zarqawi, and eight of his armed men were killed in airstrikes in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province, 120 km east of Kabul, police said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 4:38:08 PM

Nepal starts power sharing talks amid constitution deadlock
Kathmandu, Dec 2 (IANS) Nepal's major political parties have begun negotiations for formation of a national unity government to facilitate the ongoing stalled constitution drafting process, party leaders said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014 4:36:13 PM

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