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Four militants killed in drone attack in Pakistan
Islamabad, Sep 12 (IANS) A US missile strike Sunday killed four militants in northwest Pakistan's Waziristan tribal region, officials said.

Sunday, September 12, 2010 10:05:54 AM

Fireworks blast kills six in China
Beijing, Sep 12 (IANS) Six people were killed and four injured in an explosion triggered by fireworks in north China's Hebei province, authorities said Sunday.

Sunday, September 12, 2010 9:23:49 AM

Five killed as car catches fire in Iran
Tehran, Sep 11 (IANS) Five people were burnt to death when a car caught fire in Iran's southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 8:56:55 PM

Jinnah's 62nd death anniversary observed in Pakistan
Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday observed the 62nd death anniversary of Mohammed Ali Jinnah, the country's first governor-general.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 7:47:02 PM

Bhullar still in contention in fourth place at Handa Classic golf
Singapore, Sep 11 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar stayed in the contention at the Handa Singapore Classic golf championship here Saturday as he added a third round two-under 70 to stay within six shots of the leader Peter Karmis of South Africa.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 7:25:06 PM

Three Pakistani cricketers return home
Lahore, Sep 11 (IANS) Three Pakistani cricketer Salman Butt, Mohammad Aamer and Mohammad Asif, who have been suspended by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on charges of spot-fixing, returned here from London Saturday morning.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 7:18:59 PM

380 ivory tusks seized in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Sep 11 (IANS) A total of 384 ivory tusks worth 10.85 million Hong Kong dollars have been seized from two shipping containers coming from Tanzania, officials said.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 7:09:00 PM

Flood-hit Pakistanis celebrate Eid with hope
Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Millions of flood-affected people in Pakistan are celebrating Eid Saturday with the hope that their privileged countrymen will spare a thought for them on this Muslim religious festival.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 3:03:13 PM

Chinese vice-premier begins Nepal visit amid bribe scandal
Kathmandu, Sep 11 (IANS) Nine years after the then Chinese prime minister Zhu Rongji visited Nepal, Beijing sent its second senior-most delegation to the country Saturday amid allegations of Chinese involvement in an MP-buying scam and the Maoists' continuous failure to win the prime ministerial election.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 2:57:05 PM

Family plans grand welcome for Pakistan tennis hero
Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Although Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi could not go on to win the men's doubles tennis title in the US Open with his Indian partner Rohan Bopanna, his family back home is still planning to give him a hero's welcome on his return to Lahore.

Saturday, September 11, 2010 2:49:12 PM

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