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IMF to review Pakistan economy
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) A delegation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will visit Pakistan to review the country's financial condition, an official said.

Monday, October 17, 2011 10:29:00 AM

Millions of Pakistanis face food insecurity: PM
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Millions of Pakistanis were facing food insecurity due to high food prices, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said and added that the government was aware of the challenge.

Monday, October 17, 2011 10:26:34 AM

5.4-magnitude quake hits Indonesia: USGS
Hong Kong, Oct 16 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale jolted Simeulue of Indonesia at 5.16 GMT Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 11:15:07 PM

10 killed as tourist bus overturns in China
Changsha (China), Oct 16 (IANS) A tourist bus overturned on a highway in the rural area in China's Hunan Province Sunday, killing 10 people and injuring 33 others, local authorities said.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 10:07:05 PM

Iran to respond 'strongly' to any 'destructive' US act
Tehran, Oct 16 (IANS) Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said Sunday that Iran will respond 'strongly' to any 'destructive' act by the US against the country.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 8:25:02 PM

Nepal launches 24-hour 'Hello Government' programme
Kathmandu, Oct 16 (IANS) The Nepalese government, in a bid to directly connect with the ordinary people, launched a 'Hello Government' programme Sunday.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 8:20:15 PM

US drone strike kills three Egyptians in Pakistan
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) A US drone strike in Pakistan's tribal region has killed three Egyptians linked to the Haqqani network, including one who played a key role in handling the militant group's finances, Pakistani intelligence officials said Sunday.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 7:57:11 PM

Murray wins Shanghai Masters, to replace Federer as World No.3
Shanghai, Oct 16 (IANS) Britain's Andy Murray won his third straight Shanghai Masters title after edging David Ferrer 7-5, 6-4 in the final Sunday.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 7:56:51 PM

Bangladesh to deploy army in crucial civic poll
Dhaka, Oct 16 (IANS) The Bangladesh Election Commission Sunday decided to deploy the army for ensuring free and fair mayoral polls of the Narayanganj city corporation slated for Oct 30.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 7:14:13 PM

Iran does not need assassinations: Ahmadinejad
Tehran, Oct 16 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Sunday that Iran does not need to resort to assassinations to advance its policies, Xinhua reported citing satellite Press TV.

Sunday, October 16, 2011 6:11:51 PM

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