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Nine militants killed in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 11 (IANS) Nine militants were killed Saturday in fighting with security forces in Pakistan's northwestern Swat Valley and Mohmand tribal region, a media report said.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 8:18:42 PM

Saina in Hong Kong Super Series final
Hong Kong, Dec 11 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal staved off a strong challenge from Germany's Juliane Schenk 21-19, 17-21, 21-12 to move into the final of the Hong Kong Open Super Series badminton tournament Saturday.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 8:08:39 PM

Saina in final of Hong Kong Open
Hong Kong, Dec 11 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal defeated Germany's Juliane Schenk to move into the final of the Hong Kong Open Super Series badminton tournament here Saturday.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 7:14:28 PM

Turn Nepal colleges into barracks, Maoist chief asks students
Kathmandu, Dec 11 (IANS) Undeterred by his party's failure to turn Nepal into a military state constitutionally, Maoist supremo Pushpa Kamal Dahal is now urging all students to become 'troops' and turn all universities and colleges into barracks.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 6:52:39 PM

PM sad over parliament logjam, rules out JPC
On Board Air India One, Dec 11 (IANS) Effectively rejecting the opposition demand for a joint parliamentary committee probe, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said existing mechanisms could look into the controversial 2G spectrum allocation issue.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 6:40:08 PM

I am sad and worried: PM on parliament deadlock
On Board Air India One, Dec 11 (IANS) Breaking his silence on the current political confrontation over the allotment of 2G telecom spectrum licences, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said he was 'very sad' with the parliamentary deadlock and had told the opposition that the existing mechanism was good enough to look into the issue.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 5:45:21 PM

China's urban fixed-asset investment up 24.9 percent
Beijing, Dec 11 (IANS) China's urban fixed-asset investment rose by 24.9 percent in the first 11 months year-on-year to 21.07 trillion yuan ($3.19 trillion), China's statistics authority said Saturday.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 5:34:28 PM

China's industrial output up 13.3 percent in November
Beijing, Dec 11 (IANS) China's industrial value-added output year-on-year growth rose to 13.3 percent in November from 13.1 percent in October, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Saturday.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 5:04:50 PM

Worried over future of parliamentary system: PM
On Board Air India One, Dec 11 (IANS) Breaking his silence over the current controversy involving allotment of 2G telecom spectrum licences, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said the existing parliamentary mechanism was good enough to look into the issue.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 4:21:43 PM

US diplomat in Peshawar leaves charge after Taliban threat
Islamabad, Dec 11 (IANS) The US consulate officer in Peshawar, Elizabeth Rudd has refused to serve in Pakistan and returned to Washington after receiving threats from Taliban militants, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, December 11, 2010 3:58:29 PM

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