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Sarwan century guides West Indies to victory against Kenya
Colombo, Feb 12 (IANS) Ramnaresh Sarwan smacked a sparkling century as West Indies warmed up for the World Cup with a 61-run victory over minnows Kenya here Saturday.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 7:01:15 PM

China to build airport in desert
Beijing, Feb 12 (IANS) China plans to build an airport in a desert to benefit oil exploration, a media report said.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 6:13:56 PM

Chinese minister sacked from party post
Beijing, Feb 12 (IANS) The Chinese railway minister was Saturday sacked from his post in the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) for violation of discipline.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 5:41:29 PM

Myanmar democracy still in 'infancy', says junta chief
Naypyitaw (Myanmar), Feb 12 (DPA) Myanmar's democracy is still in its 'infancy' and requires safeguarding by the people, the country's outgoing junta chief said Saturday.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 4:30:24 PM

Arrest warrant issued against Musharraf
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) A Pakistani court has ordered arrest of former president Pervez Musharraf and directed him to appear before it Feb 19 on the charge that, though he knew of it, he did not inform the security authorities of the plot to assassinate former premier Benazir Bhutto.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 3:52:03 PM

US flood aid reaches Sri Lanka
Colombo, Feb 12 (IANS) More US assistance has reached Sri Lanka to aid the thousands hit by massive flooding.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 2:48:36 PM

Arrest warrant issued against Musharraf
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) A court has issued a warrant for the arrest of former president Pervez Musharraf on charges that he was aware that former premier Benazir Bhutto was to be assassinated.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 2:39:28 PM

After Egyptians, now Yemenis call for revolution
Sanaa, Feb 12 (IANS) As tens of thousands of jubilant people in Cairo celebrated the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak, Yemenis inspired by the Egyptian uprising have begun mustering forces for their own revolution.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 1:39:49 PM

Arrest warrant issued against Musharraf
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) An anti-terrorism court (ATC) has issued a warrant for arrest of former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf in the assassination case of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 12:29:53 PM

Nepal's casino kingdom faces guillotine
Kathmandu, Feb 12 (IANS) The fate of eight of Nepal's 10 casinos, once a major tourist attraction, lies in jeopardy with the owners failing to pay the money owed to the government by Friday, the deadline set by a parliamentary body.

Saturday, February 12, 2011 12:21:19 PM

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