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'Pakistan should also hold talks with its Taliban'
Islamabad, Sep 6 (IANS) In order to restore peace in the country, the Pakistan government should immediately hold a dialogue with the 'Pakistan' Taliban on the pattern of the measures being taken by the Afghan government, an editorial in a Pakistani paper said Monday.

Monday, September 06, 2010 6:28:48 PM

1,141 people remove shoes to set world record
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) A total of 1,141 people have set a new Guinness World Record for the largest group of barefoot walkers in Chengdu in southwest China, a media report said.

Monday, September 06, 2010 6:11:26 PM

Pakistan government on collision course with apex court again
Islamabad, Sep 6 (IANS) The Pakistan government is apparently heading for a showdown with the country's Supreme Court again, this time on the issue of extension in service of prosecutor general of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).

Monday, September 06, 2010 5:47:30 PM

Chinese women prisoners participate in fashion show
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) The inmates of a women's prison in eastern China have presented a fashion show to promote a lifestyle free of pollution, a media report said Monday.

Monday, September 06, 2010 5:47:08 PM

Nepal Maoists not alone in buying MPs, says ex-minister
Kathmandu, Sep 6 (IANS) As Nepal readies to hold prime ministerial poll again for an unprecedented seventh time Tuesday, the country's former foreign minister, whose party has come under suspicion of being bribed by the opposition Maoist party to vote for them, says the former guerrillas are not alone in buying votes.

Monday, September 06, 2010 4:27:27 PM

Dogs turn 'doctors'
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) Ten dogs have been awarded the title of 'doctor' in China for their public welfare activities, such as spreading happiness in rest homes and children rehabilitation centres for those suffering from autism.

Monday, September 06, 2010 4:07:44 PM

North Korean ruling party members convene for rare meeting
Seoul, Sep 6 (DPA) Delegates of North Korea's ruling Workers Party were arriving in Pyongyang, state media reported Monday, as they prepared to attend a meeting that could, according to experts, herald a handover of power in the Stalinist country.

Monday, September 06, 2010 4:00:15 PM

Three-year-old survives fall from fourth floor
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) A three-year-old boy miraculously survived a fall from the fourth floor of a shopping mall in China.

Monday, September 06, 2010 3:14:30 PM

Huge traffic jam may again haunt China
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) The monster traffic jam on the Beijing-Tibet highway, which was eased Sunday after a number of emergency measures taken by the authorities in China, is likely to recur in the near future, experts have said.

Monday, September 06, 2010 3:07:02 PM

Thieves steal tyres as owner celebrates new car
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) Thieves quietly removed the tyres of a brand new car as its owner celebrated the new acquisition by having a party at a hotel in China.

Monday, September 06, 2010 2:58:35 PM

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