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Two suspected militants killed in Philippines
Manila, Jan 9 (DPA) Philippine troops Sunday killed two suspected Muslim militants, including a commander, and captured another in a clash in a southern province, the army chief said.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 5:13:01 PM

Nepal to hold PM's election Wednesday
Kathmandu, Jan 9 (IANS) More than six months after Nepal Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal resigned under pressure from the opposition Maoist party, the interim parliament will Wednesday hold elections to choose his successor, after 16 rounds of polls failed to resolve the political deadlock.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 5:12:30 PM

Australia coach not interested in rankings, statistics
Doha, Jan 9 (DPA) If past statistics are anything to go by, India should beat Australia in their Group C opener at the Asia Cup Monday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 5:02:08 PM

Without Bhutia it will be tough against Australia: Chettri
Doha, Jan 9 (IANS) India's star forward Sunil Chettri said Sunday that without captain Bhaichung Bhutia it will be tough for the team against Australia in their opening match of the AFC Asian Cup football tournament here Monday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 4:28:41 PM

Poor turn-out at Asian Cup in Qatar
Doha, Jan 9 (DPA) Organisers of the Asian Cup said Sunday they were not concerned about the poor turn-out and believed they had done all that could be done to attract fans to the stadium.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 4:23:16 PM

Five civilians killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Jan 9 (DPA) Five civilians including a child have been killed and three others wounded in the latest violence in southern Afghanistan, officials said Sunday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 4:08:11 PM

US defence chief wants China visit to end 'misunderstandings'
Beijing, Jan 9 (DPA) Enhanced strategic dialogue between China and the US would encourage a more sustainable military relationship, US Defence Secretary Robert Gates said Sunday en route to Beijing.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 3:45:39 PM

Three Indians nabbed for 'sex tourism' in Nepal
Kathmandu, Jan 9 (IANS) Nepal's Tourism Year 2011 has claimed the first Indian casualties with police arresting three men for allegedly seeking commercial sex in the capital.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 3:36:09 PM

Late Indian-origin godman to boost Nepal's tourism
Kathmandu, Jan 9 (IANS) Four years after he died, controversial Indian-origin godman Chinmoy Kumar Ghose - called Sri Chinmoy by disciples - will have his memory resurrected with followers unveiling his statue at a prime holiday destination in Nepal, a move that coincides with the celebration of Tourism Year 2011 in the Himalayan republic.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 2:24:30 PM

Pakistan seeks German defence equipment
Islamabad, Jan 9 (IANS) Pakistan has asked Germany to allow export of defence equipment to enhance its capacity to fight terrorism, a media report said Sunday.

Sunday, January 09, 2011 1:53:07 PM

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