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South Korean firm to invest $1.7 bn in Myanmar
Yangon, Sep 2 (Xinhua) South Korea's Daewoo International Company will invest $1.7 billion in gas exploration and production projects in western Myanmar, in which two Indian companies have a combined stake of 25 percent, a media report said Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 9:37:02 PM

25 killed as strong quake jolts Indonesia
Jakarta, Sep 2 (DPA) At least 25 people were killed and dozens injured Wednesday when a 7.3-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's Java Island, officials said.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 9:08:27 PM

Malaysian home minister tries to resolve Hindu temple row
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 2 (IANS) Malaysian Home Minister Hishamuddin Tun Hussein Wednesday brought together various parties to resolve a dispute over relocation of a Hindu shrine that had led to some protesters displaying a severed cow head.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 6:43:58 PM

At least 15 killed as strong quake jolts Indonesia
Jakarta, Sep 2 (DPA) At least 15 people were killed and dozens injured Wednesday when a 7.3-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's Java Island, officials said.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 5:27:50 PM

Afghan deputy spy chief, 21 others killed in suicide attack
Kabul, Sep 2 (DPA) Afghanistan's deputy intelligence chief and 21 other people, including women, children and government officials, were killed Wednesday in a suicide attack in the country's eastern Laghman province, officials said.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 5:07:45 PM

Indonesia cancels tsunami warning after 7.3 magnitude quake
Jakarta, Sep 2 (DPA) Indonesia briefly issued a tsunami warning after a 7.6 magnitude earthquake Wednesday afternoon rocked Java Island, including the capital Jakarta, triggering panic among residents.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 3:34:39 PM

Afghan deputy spy chief killed in suicide attack
Kabul, Sep 2 (DPA) Afghanistan's deputy intelligence chief and several government officials were killed Wednesday in a suicide attack in the eastern province of Laghman, officials said.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 2:32:11 PM

Suicide attack in Afghanistan
Kabul, Sep 2 (Xinhua) A suicide bomber blew himself up in eastern Afghan province of Laghman Wednesday when a senior intelligence official was visiting tribal elders, a media report said.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 2:09:03 PM

China's CCTV tower: the 'naked truth' unveiled
Beijing, Sep 2 (DPA) While architecture should inspire, the 'naked truth' now uncovered by Chinese media about the ambitious new Beijing headquarters of the state-run television CCTV might go a bit too far.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 2:03:40 PM

Strong quake jolts Indonesian capital, tsunami warning issued
Jakarta, Sep 2 (DPA) Indonesian authorities Wednesday issued a tsunami warning after an earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale rocked Java island, including the capital Jakarta.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009 1:56:07 PM

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