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A temple in China reflects 'Sino-Indian cultural synergy'
Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) A government-run Buddhist temple in China, that has been visited by many India leaders, has been hailed by experts for its role in the 'intersection' of Chinese and Indian cultures and for symbolising the 'splendid achievements of Sino-Indian cultural synergy'.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 12:09:47 PM

Bangladesh recalls Shahadat for Windies series
Dhaka, Oct 1 (IANS/CMC) Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) selectors have recalled seamer Shahadat Hossain and called up uncapped all-rounder Elias Sunny but axed batsman Junaid Siddique for the limited overs series against the West Indies starting here next week.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 11:52:06 AM

Salman Taseer's killer gets death sentence
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) The bodyguard who assassinated Punjab governor Salman Taseer in January this year was found guilty and sentenced to death Saturday by a Pakistani court, a media report said.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 11:40:11 AM

Pakistani political parties meet a failure: Daily
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) The All Parties Conference (APC) held here amid deteriorating US-Pakistan ties was 'a resounding failure', said a Pakistani daily Saturday.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 11:25:13 AM

China's economic success an inspiration: Gilani
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) China's 'astonishing economic success' is a source of inspiration for the developing world, said Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 11:24:55 AM

48 Indian fishermen held in Pakistan
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) As many as 48 Indian fishermen have been arrested by Pakistani authorities, a media report said.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 10:52:50 AM

Ancient copper sword discovered in China
Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) A copper sword dating back to over 2,200 years has been discovered in eastern China, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 9:58:57 AM

Bangladesh's forex reserves slip below $10 bn
Dhaka, Oct 1 (IANS) Bangladesh's foreign exchange reserves have dwindled below $10 billion after maintaining the double-digit-billion mark for three years, a media report said.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 8:21:52 AM

30 miners abducted in Pakistan
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) Thirty miners were abducted from Pakistan's Khyber tribal region, a media report said.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 7:59:23 AM

10 mn Pakistan voters not on electoral roll
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) Over 10 million eligible voters in Pakistan are missing from the draft electoral rolls, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, October 01, 2011 7:36:29 AM

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