Bangkok, Nov 20 (Xinhua) At least one protester was killed and 19 injured when a bomb exploded Thursday morning inside the Government House complex in Thailand that has been seized by the anti-government People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) supporters.
Thursday, November 20, 2008 9:24:01 AM
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 19 (IANS) Top seed Joshna Chinappa moved smoothly into the semifinals of the NSC Super Satellite No.4 squash tournament, defeating eighth seed Low Wee Nee of Malaysia 11-6, 13-11, 11-5, at the Bukit Jalil squash courts here Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 8:18:59 PM
Hong Kong, Nov 19 (DPA) A jobless driver leapt to his death from the 33rd floor of a building in Hong Kong, becoming the latest victim of the economic downturn, the police said Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 8:47:57 AM
Tokyo/New York, Nov 18 (DPA) Mazda Motor Corp and other business partners plan to buy back a 20-percent stake of the Japanese automaker from Ford Motor Co Wednesday, the automakers said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 11:59:25 PM
Beijing, Nov 18 (Xinhua) Yet another vessel, a Hong Kong cargo ship, was hijacked by pirates in the Gulf of Aden near the Yemen coast Tuesday, the maritime search and rescue centre of China said here.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 9:21:50 PM
Cotabato City (The Philippines), Nov 18 (DPA) Thirteen Muslim separatist rebels were killed Tuesday in clashes in the southern Philippines, the military said.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 6:01:09 PM
Kabul, Nov 18 (Xinhua) At least 26 people have been killed in fighting in Afghanistan, officials said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 5:27:59 PM
Phnom Penh, Nov 18 (Xinhua) Trade and industry ministers from the poorest countries have arrived in Siem Reap to explore ways and means of integrating their economies into the global trading system, said a press release here Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 3:57:33 PM
Manila, Nov 18 (Xinhua) Asia's local currency bond markets have shown great resilience to global credit turmoil and can be a key source of funds for the continent's finance expansionary fiscal policies, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 2:39:51 PM
Tokyo, Nov 18 (Xinhua) Tokyo stocks closed lower Tuesday with the key Nikkei index dropping 2.28 percent amid investors' anxieties about the ongoing global economic recession.
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 2:38:21 PM
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