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Pakistan beefs up security to check terror
Islamabad, Sep 5 (IANS) A joint security force comprising officers from the Federal Investigative Agency (FIA), Coast Guards and the Frontier Constabulary will check the movement of terrorists in northwest Pakistan, a media report said.

Monday, September 05, 2011 4:03:36 PM

Pakistani Army chief to visit Britain end-September
Islamabad, Sep 5 (IANS) Pakistani Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani will visit Britain in the last week of September for discussions on military ties between the two countries.

Monday, September 05, 2011 4:03:05 PM

Pakistan, China working closely to fight terror: Minister
Beijing, Sep 5 (IANS) Pakistan and China have a mechanism in place for intelligence sharing and are working closely to stamp out the scourge of terrorism, visiting Pakistani Information Minister Firdous Ashiq Awan has said.

Monday, September 05, 2011 3:19:50 PM

27 dead, 50 missing in typhoon Talas in Japan
Tokyo, Sep 5 (ANS) Twenty-seven people were killed and over 50 others were missing as typhoon Talas continued to ravage central and western Japan, Xinhua reported Monday.

Monday, September 05, 2011 2:44:58 PM

Will 13 prove lucky for Nepal's new PM?
Kathmandu, Sep 5 (IANS) The chief of Nepal's ruling Maoist party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda, Monday publicly threw his weight behind his deputy and new Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai, a day after the latter had struggled to expand his cabinet, saying he would now focus on the peace process and new constitution.

Monday, September 05, 2011 2:10:39 PM

Indian envoy invites Khaleda Zia to meet Manmohan Singh
Dhaka, Sep 5 (IANS) Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Rajeet Mitter has invited Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson and opposition leader Khaleda Zia to meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh during his visit to the country.

Monday, September 05, 2011 2:02:15 PM

Argentina arrive in Dhaka for football friendly against Nigeria
Dhaka, Sep 5 (IANS) The Argentine national soccer team arrived here Monday morning ahead of their international friendly match against Nigeria.

Monday, September 05, 2011 1:54:07 PM

Chowrasia maintains lead on Asian Tour Order of Merit
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 5 (IANS) India?s S.S.P. Chowrasia continued to lead the race to become the Asian Tour?s Order of Merit champion despite the disappointment of missing the halfway cut at the Omega European Masters in Switzerland Sunday.

Monday, September 05, 2011 1:43:30 PM

No changing false-start rule, says world athletics body
Daegu (South Korea), Sep 5 (IANS/CMC) Usain Bolt will have to learn quickly how to deal with the nerves that led to his false-start disqualification in the final of the 100 metres sprint at the World Athletics Championships here.

Monday, September 05, 2011 1:35:11 PM

'Manmohan's trip to be turning point in Delhi-Dhaka ties'
Dhaka, Sep 5 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's two-day trip to Bangladesh is a historic visit and has 'all the potentials of becoming a major turning point in bilateral relations', said a leading daily here Monday adding that: 'Anything short of visionary actions on the part of India will be highly disappointing for us.'

Monday, September 05, 2011 11:45:59 AM

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