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Hu Jintao charts priorities for Shanghai group
Astana, June 15 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao Wednesday outlined four priorities for the development of the six-member Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) during a summit here to mark the 10th anniversary of its establishment.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 3:13:11 PM

4,000 goats die in China after vaccination
Beijing, June 15 (IANS) Over 4,000 goats have died in eastern China after they received goat-pox vaccine, Xinhua reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 3:08:56 PM

Seven die in Afghan suicide bomb attack
Kabul, June 15 (IANS) Two policemen were among seven people killed Wednesday in a suicide car bomb attack in Afghanistan's northeastern Kapisa province, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 2:19:18 PM

Afghan vice president escapes rocket attack
Kabul, June 15 (IANS) Afghan Vice President Mohammad Karim Khalili survived a rocket attack Wednesday while he was attending an event at a police training centre in Afghanistan's Wardak province, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 2:16:07 PM

Blast hits Libyan capital
Tripoli, June 15 (IANS) A heavy explosion rocked the Libyan capital Tripoli late Tuesday evening, causing a big fire, with helicopters of the NATO forces hovering over the area, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011 4:36:16 AM

Thanks to Pakistan, Indian sailors gain freedom
Islamabad/New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Six Indian sailors held captive by Somali pirates for 10 long months are finally free, thanks to a respected Pakistani rights activist, officials said Tuesday. The families of the Indians offered their heartfelt thanks to the Pakistanis while denouncing Indian politicians for their alleged indifference.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 8:25:03 PM

Reciprocate Pakistan role in freeing Indians: MQM chief
Islamabad, June 14 (IANS) A leading Pakistani politician has urged the Indian leadership to reciprocate the Pakistani role in freeing six Indian sailors held captive by Somali pirates since August last year.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 7:54:18 PM

China condemns terror attacks in Pakistan
Beijing, June 14 (IANS) China Tuesday condemned the recent terrorist attacks in Pakistan, saying it will maintain its firm support to the Pakistani government and its people for the efforts in safeguarding national stability.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 7:35:09 PM

China maps world's first goose genome sequence
Beijing, June 14 (IANS) Scientists from China Tuesday claimed to have sequenced the complete genome of the white goose - for the very first time.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 6:57:12 PM

Japan to give radiation meters to kids near n-plant
Tokyo, June 14 (IANS) Japan officials would hand out radiation measuring devices to around 34,000 children near the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant, CNN reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 6:31:47 PM

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