Kabul, July 2 (Xinhua) At least three policemen were killed Wednesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a convoy of the provincial governor in Afghanistan's south-western province of Nimroz, officials said.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 9:42:10 PM
Cairo, July 2 (Xinhua) A group of Palestinians has stormed the Rafah border crossing at the Egyptian border with the Palestinian enclave Gaza Strip, the pan-Arab al-Jazeera TV channel reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 6:30:02 PM
Beijing, July 2 (Xinhua) China has praised the domestic media for its timely and transparent coverage of rescue and relief operations after the May 12 earthquake that killed thousands and left over a million homeless.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 5:57:00 PM
Kuala Lumpur, July 2 (IANS) Ejected from parliament for two days for defying the chair, Indian Malaysian lawmaker Govind Singh Deo has caused confusion about whether or not he has apologized to Speaker Pandikar Amin Mulia.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 5:55:12 PM
Kuala Lumpur, July 2 (IANS) Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has vowed 'not to let 1998 be repeated' as police, in a rerun of what transpired a decade ago, confirmed that an aide had charged him with sodomy.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 1:22:34 PM
Beijing, July 2 (Xinhua) China Wednesday praised domestic media for their timely and transparent coverage of rescue and relief operations following the killer earthquake that hit southwestern Sichuan province May 12, killing more than 80 people and rendering over a million homeless.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 12:44:00 PM
Xi'an (China), July 2 (Xinhua) The death toll in Tuesday's shaft collapse in a coal mine in northwestern China has risen to 18 with officials confirming all 16 miners trapped inside were found dead Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 12:06:37 PM
Taipei, July 2 (DPA) Taiwan residents, with excitement, curiosity and a little contempt, are awaiting Chinese tourists who will arrive July 4 after Taiwan lifts its five-decade ban on entry by Chinese citizens.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 8:50:32 AM
Beijing, July 2 (DPA) China is 'a nation plagued by catastrophes', said the country's Prime Minister Wen Jiabao while visiting the site of last month's earthquake in the southwest.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 7:40:05 AM
Tarin Kowt (Afghanistan), July 2 (DPA) A Dutch soldier snaps a photo of an Afghan elder for his security clearance at the local army base and tells a seated ring of village leaders that he later intends to pass the picture to Taliban insurgents.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008 7:21:13 AM
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