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Yudhoyono sworn in for second term as Indonesia's president
Jakarta, Oct 20 (DPA) Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono was sworn in for a second term Tuesday after a landslide win in July's election.

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 9:39:23 AM

Afghan poll review panel completes probe in fraud charges
Kabul, Oct 19 (DPA) A UN-backed Election Complaints Commission announced Monday its verdict on contested ballots from the Aug 20 Afghan presidential election, but it was not known if the rulings would push the country to a runoff vote.

Monday, October 19, 2009 7:49:16 PM

China projects Kashmir as a separate country
Kathmandu, Oct 19 (IANS) Besides issuing separate visas to Indian passport holders from Jammu and Kashmir, China is also projecting the disputed territory as an independent country in other ways.

Monday, October 19, 2009 2:30:05 PM

Bomb injures 28 in southern Thailand provincial capital
Pattani (Thailand), Oct 19 (DPA) An explosion Monday at a crowded morning market in Yala City of southern Thailand injured 28 people, two of them critically, army officials said.

Monday, October 19, 2009 11:46:19 AM

'Too many political parties representing Malaysian Indians'
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 19 (IANS) The multitude of political parties claiming to represent Malaysia's 1.8 million Indians could be detrimental to the community in the long run, a veteran politician has warned.

Monday, October 19, 2009 11:10:51 AM

Davydenko beats Nadal to win Shanghai Masters
Shanghai, Oct 18 (DPA) Nikolay Davydenko delivered a blow to the comeback hopes of top seed Rafael Nadal with a 7-6(3), 6-3 victory in the final of the Shanghai Masters here Sunday.

Sunday, October 18, 2009 5:59:31 PM

Dozens of Iranian guards killed, wounded in attack
Tehran, Oct 18 (DPA) An apparent suicide bomber killed and wounded dozens of members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, including some senior provincial commanders, in southeastern Iran Sunday, state media reported.

Sunday, October 18, 2009 5:11:00 PM

Somali radio quiz winners offered grenades, guns and ammunition
Nairobi/Mogadishu, Oct 18 (DPA) Winners of a Somali radio quiz show testing knowledge of the Koran are being offered prizes including grenades, Kalashnikov rifles and ammunition, according to a local report.

Sunday, October 18, 2009 4:24:22 PM

Iranian military commanders killed in suicide attack
Tehran, Oct 18 (IANS) At least two senior commanders of Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) were killed in a suicide attack in southeastern Iran, Xinhua reported.

Sunday, October 18, 2009 2:12:40 PM

Air strike kills 20 Taliban militants in Afghanistan
Kabul, Oct 17 (IANS) At least 20 Taliban militants were killed in air strikes on the militants' hideout in Afghanistan's eastern Paktika province, authorities said Saturday.

Saturday, October 17, 2009 3:54:26 PM

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