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Asian Games: Ashwini Chidananda, Joseph Abraham win 400m hurdles golds
Guangzhou, Nov 25 (IANS) India's Ashwini Chidananda and Joseph Abraham won a gold apiece in the women's and men's 400 metres hurdles, while three bronzes boosted the country's Asian Games tally to 51 on the 13th day of competitions here Thursday.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 5:34:07 PM

Don't drag ISI into 26/11 trial, says Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 25 (IANS) It was 'improper to unnecessarily drag Pakistani intelligence agency ISI' into the Mumbai terror attack trial, Pakistan said Thursday, a day after a US court summoned the ISI chief and other officials in response to a case filed by relatives of two American 26/11 victims.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 5:25:56 PM

South Korea defence minister quits after island bombardment
Seoul, Nov 25 (DPA) South Korean Defence Minister Kim Tae Young resigned Thursday, accepting responsibility for the country's criticized response to North Korea's bombardment of one of its islands, news reports said.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 5:09:22 PM

Asian Games athletics: Abraham wins gold in 400m men's hurdles
Guangzhou, Nov 25 (IANS) India's Joseph Abraham clinched the gold in the men's 400 metres hurdles at the Asian Games here Thursday.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 5:03:19 PM

Some seminaries promoting militancy in Pakistan: Rehman Malik
Islamabad, Nov 25 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik Thursday said seminaries 'belonging to a particular school of thought' were promoting militancy in the country.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 5:00:04 PM

Asian Games athletics: India's Ashwini wins 400m hurdles gold
Guangzhou, Nov 25 (IANS) India's Ashwini Chidananda won a surprise gold in the women's 400 metres hurdles while her compatriot Juana Murmu missed the bronze by a whisker at the Asian Games here Thursday.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 4:42:06 PM

Asian Games Twenty20: Latif masterminds Afghanistan's historic win over Pakistan
Karachi, Nov 25 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif Thursday masterminded Afghanistan's stunning triumph over Pakistan in the Asian Games men's Twenty20 cricket semi-finals in Guangzhou and then declared that he won't be celebrating the victory against his home country.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 4:12:06 PM

Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan to check narcotics smuggling
Islamabad, Nov 25 (IANS) Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan signed an agreement here Thursday on a joint plan of action to curb smuggling of narcotics in the region.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 3:48:36 PM

Asian Games wrestling: Mausam Khatri wins bronze in freestyle
Guangzhou, Nov 25 (IANS) Indian wrestler Mausam Khatri won a bronze in the men's freestyle 96 kg category while Rajiv Tomar and Nirmala Devi crashed out in their categories in the Asian Games here Thursday.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 3:28:54 PM

Agriculture tax proposed in Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 25 (IANS) The Pakistani parliament's standing committee on finance has recommended levying agriculture tax while granting exemption to eatables, textbooks and life-saving drugs in the proposed new tax structure.

Thursday, November 25, 2010 3:25:02 PM

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