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Chopper on rescue operation crashes in Nepal
Kathmandu, Nov 7 (IANS) Less than three months after an aircraft crashed in Nepal, killing all 14 people on board, a private helicopter running a rescue operation for two stranded mountaineers met with an accident in northeastern Nepal Sunday, police said.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 11:01:11 AM

Pakistan doesn't have a single lion, tiger, rhino
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Tiger, lion, rhinoceros and swamp deer are the four mammal species that have disappeared from Pakistan, reveal latest wildlife data that also indicate that many birds and animals are facing extinction in that country.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 11:00:39 AM

Powerful North Korean military figure dies
Seoul, Nov 7 (DPA) Jo Myong Rok, one of the most influential military figures of the North Korean communist regime and a close confidante of military ruler Kim Jong Il, died at age 82.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 10:11:30 AM

Pakistan refuses to discontinue aggressive marching at Wagah
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Islamabad has turned down a suggestion to discontinue the aggressive marching during the flag-lowering ceremony at the Wagah border post between India and Pakistan, a media report said Sunday.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 9:57:35 AM

Israeli war jets hit Gaza targets
Gaza, Nov 7 (DPA) Israeli war jets struck two targets in southern Gaza Strip Saturday night in response to an earlier homemade projectile fired from Gaza at southern Israel.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 9:16:29 AM

Millions vote in Myanmar's first election in 20 years
Yangon, Nov 7 (DPA) Myanmar's military-ruled population started voting Sunday in the country's first election in 20 years, designed to introduce 'discipline-flourishing democracy'.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 9:08:59 AM

Over 100 hurt in Iran quake
Tehran, Nov 7 (IANS) At least 104 people were injured in a magnitude 4.9 earthquake that hit Iran Saturday, a media report said.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 7:57:21 AM

600 arrested in Asian Games security check
Beijing, Nov 7 (IANS) In a massive security operation ahead of the Asian Games, police in China have arrested 611 people near the host city of Guangzhou, officials said.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 7:33:43 AM

No terror camps in Pakistani Kashmir: Minister
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Pakistan has rejected a recent media report that spoke about the existence of terrorist training camps in Pakistan-administered Kashmir.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 7:07:21 AM

Millions vote in Myanmar's first election in 20 years
Yangon, Nov 7 (DPA) Myanmar's military-ruled population started voting Sunday in the country's first election in 20 years, designed to introduce 'discipline-flourishing democracy'.

Sunday, November 07, 2010 6:07:35 AM

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