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Singapore's exports fall
Singapore, Dec 17 (IANS) Singapore's non-oil domestic exports dropped 8.8 percent in November, trade promotion agency International Enterprise Singapore said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 11:36:22 AM

842,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon: UN
Beirut, Dec 17 (IANS) The number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon has reached 842,000, a report by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said Monday.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 9:44:04 AM

Al Qaeda militants kill over 100 Syrians near Damascus
Damascus, Dec 17 (IANS) Radical rebels from the Al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front have massacred more than 100 people in a suburb of the capital Damascus, the country's foreign ministry said Monday.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 6:40:14 AM

67 killed in violent attacks in Iraq
Baghdad, Dec 17 (IANS) At least 67 people were killed and 138 others wounded in violent attacks across Iraq Monday, including a massive attack on Shiite pilgrims in the national capital Baghdad, police said.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 12:42:08 AM

37 killed in Iraq violence (Roundup)
Baghdad, Dec 16 (IANS) At least 37 people were killed and scores injured in separate incidents of violence in Iraq Monday even as the country's security forces stormed a city council building and rescued hostages taken by gunmen.

Monday, December 16, 2013 8:36:08 PM

Another Indian to be charged in Singapore for rioting
Singapore, Dec 16 (IANS) Another Indian national has been arrested in connection with Little India riots Dec 8 and will be charged in court Tuesday.

Monday, December 16, 2013 7:56:22 PM

India for dialogue to restore normalcy in Thailand
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) India said Monday it supports all measures to uphold the rule of law and resolution of political differences through dialogue to restore normalcy in Thailand.

Monday, December 16, 2013 7:32:18 PM

Bangladesh opposition calls 72-hour strike
Dhaka, Dec 16 (IANS) The BNP-led 18-party opposition alliance in Bangladesh Monday called for a 72-hour countrywide strike from 6 a.m. Tuesday demanding cancellation of the schedule for parliamentary polls.

Monday, December 16, 2013 6:54:04 PM

Iraqi forces free hostages in city council
Baghdad, Dec 16 (IANS) Iraqi security forces Monday freed the hostages held by gunmen who stormed the city council of Tikrit in the north. Six people were killed, including three suicide bombers, a spokesman said.

Monday, December 16, 2013 6:38:10 PM

Want to travel? Go to government, Musharraf told
Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf was Monday advised by the Sindh High Court to approach the government if he desired permission to go abroad to meet his ailing mother.

Monday, December 16, 2013 6:16:20 PM

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