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An Islamabad-Istanbul train that will traverse 6,500 km
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) A cargo train that will cover a distance of 6,500 km from Islamabad through Tehran to Istanbul will be 'running in less than a year', an official said.

Monday, April 18, 2011 11:57:40 AM

Banned Pakistan outfit hoodwinks police to hold rally
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) Hizbut Tahrir, a banned Islamist outfit, managed to hold a demonstration Sunday in Rawalpindi by hoodwinking the police, a media report said.

Monday, April 18, 2011 11:30:45 AM

Growing population a bigger threat than terror: Pakistani daily
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) The rapid growth in the country's population is posing a threat that is bigger than terrorism, said a Pakistani daily that highlighted 'the lack of political commitment' to address this issue.

Monday, April 18, 2011 11:21:52 AM

700 Chinese kids dance to Michael Jackson's tunes
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) A video showing over 700 children dancing to Michael Jackson's 'Dangerous' at a primary school in southwest China has taken the internet by storm.

Monday, April 18, 2011 11:21:39 AM

Pakistan produces its first tank gun
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) Pakistan's first locally-produced tank gun is ready to be fitted for its Main Battle Tanks (MBT), a media report said.

Monday, April 18, 2011 10:51:54 AM

Eight bodies found dumped in Pakistan field
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) The bodies of eight men were found dumped in a field in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Monday, April 18, 2011 10:51:42 AM

430 dogs to be sold as meat rescued in China
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) More than 400 dogs, including golden retrievers, on their way to be served as meat in restaurants in northeast China were saved after animal rights activists staged a 15-hour blockade.

Monday, April 18, 2011 10:51:30 AM

Radio helps Chinese woman reunite with family
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) A 29-year-old Chinese woman, trafficked thrice since she was seven years old, has finally been reunited with her family following a message on the radio heard by her long-lost uncle.

Monday, April 18, 2011 10:16:02 AM

17 die in China hailstorm
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) At least 17 people were killed and 118 were injured after hailstorms, cloudburst and strong winds ravaged a south China province, officials said Monday.

Monday, April 18, 2011 9:36:50 AM

12 die in China hailstorm
Beijing, April 18 (IANS) Twelve people were killed and 27 others injured as hailstones, thundershower and gales pounded China's southern Guangdong province Sunday, a media report said.

Monday, April 18, 2011 1:25:41 AM

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