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18 students killed in China landslide
Beijing, Oct 5 (IANS) All 18 primary school students who were buried in a landslide Thursday in southwest China's Yunnan province have died, officials said early Friday.

Friday, October 05, 2012 7:02:35 AM

Jordan king dissolves parliament, orders polls
Amman, Oct 5 (IANS) King Abdullah II of Jordan has dissolved the lower house of parliament and ordered new elections, state-run Petra news agency reported.

Friday, October 05, 2012 5:05:21 AM

16 students dead in China landslide
Beijing, Oct 5 (IANS) Sixteen primary school students have died while three other people went missing after a landslide hit a village in southwest China's Yunnan province, authorities said.

Friday, October 05, 2012 3:03:43 AM

Kazakhstan bans anti-Islam film
Astana, Oct 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Kazakh court Thursday ruled that the anti-Islam US film "Innocence of Muslims" was extremist and issued a nationwide ban on its distribution, Judge Kuanysh Zhaksybergenov said.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 11:32:43 PM

Sri Lanka outplay Pakistan to enter World T20 final
Colombo, Oct 4 (IANS) Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 16 runs to reach the final of the World Twenty20 tournament here Sunday.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 11:07:03 PM

World Twenty20 scoreboard: Sri Lanka vs Pakistan
Colombo, Oct 4 (IANS) Following is the scoreboard of the first World Twenty20 semi-final between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Thursday:

Thursday, October 04, 2012 10:51:03 PM

Sri Lanka beat Pakistan to enter World T20 final
Colombo, Oct 4 (IANS) Sri Lanka beat Pakistan by 16 runs to enter the final of the World Twenty20 tournament at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Thursday.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 10:39:33 PM

Over 70 Taliban killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Oct 4 (IANS) Up to 70 Taliban militants have been killed in Afghanistan since Wednesday during military operations and clashes with security forces in different provinces, Xinhua reported Thursday.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 9:18:23 PM

World Twenty20: Edwards leads England women's team to final
Colombo, Oct 4 (IANS) The England women's team continued its winning streak with a decisive seven wicket victory over two-time runners up New Zealand to reach its second World Twenty20 cricket final in three years here Thursday.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 9:12:53 PM

Iranian trade unions to reopen markets Saturday
Tehran, Oct 4 (IANS) Iranian trade unions Thursday agreed to reopen Tehran's grand bazaar a day after a series of protests led to closure of shops and business centres.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 9:11:44 PM

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