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Pakistani girls appear in exam, find cash, phones missing
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) A group of girl college students in Pakistan handed over their bags to authorities during a board exam but were in for a rude shock when their belongings were returned minus cells phones and cash.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 2:00:54 PM

45 militants killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, June 10 (IANS) At least 45 Taliban militants have been killed in operations carried out by Afghan and NATO-led troops, the interior ministry said Sunday.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 1:45:04 PM

New polio cases in Pakistan alarms WHO
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO) has expressed concern over emergence of new polio cases in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, where around 150,000 children have reportedly not been immunized against the deadly virus.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 1:39:59 PM

My life is under threat: Sri Lankan ex-army chief
Colombo, June 10 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan army chief Sarath Fonseka, who was recently released from prison, Sunday said his life is under threat and he needs to be provided with tighter security.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 12:58:44 PM

Pakistani woman doctor held for poisoning Afghan girls
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) A Pakistani woman doctor has been charged with poisoning female school students in Takhar province of Afghanistan, an official said.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 12:43:42 PM

44 missing people traced in Pakistan
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) Pakistan is working "vigorously" on reports of people going missing in the country, and at least 44 such people have been traced in the last three months, an official said.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 12:28:22 PM

Pakistani border police charged with rape at check post
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) Three personnel of Pakistan's Border Military Police force and two civilians have been accused of raping five women after stopping their car at a check post for routine check in Punjab province. All the policemen have denied the charges but are absconding.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 11:53:31 AM

Serial bombings hit Myanmar border town
Yangon, June 10 (IANS) Five bomb blasts took place in quick succession in Muse town on Myanmar's northeastern border Saturday midnight but there were no reports of any casualties, Xinhua reported Sunday.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 11:43:46 AM

Ancient kiln replica being built in China
Beijing, June 10 (IANS) A replica of a kiln dating back to the Song dynasty (960-1279) is being rebuilt in a Chinese city which has a history of producing quality pottery going back 1,700 years.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 10:00:22 AM

Australia to double Myanmar aid
Yangon, June 10 (IANS) Australia will double its aid to Myanmar to about $98 million by 2015, Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr has said.

Sunday, June 10, 2012 9:11:11 AM

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