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Hu Jintao opens science meet in Beijing
Beijing, June 7 (IANS) Chinese President Hu Jintao Monday opened a five-day biennial conference of the country's two leading science and technology organisations in Beijing.

Monday, June 07, 2010 7:08:17 PM

55 militants killed in Pakistan's tribal area
Islamabad, June 7 (IANS) At least 55 Taliban militants were killed in different clashes with security forces in northwest Pakistan's restive tribal region of Orakzai, media reports said Monday.

Monday, June 07, 2010 3:24:35 PM

Al Qaeda leader surrenders in Yemen
Sana'a (Yemen), June 7 (DPA) A senior member of Al Qaeda accused of planning the 2007 suicide bombing of a travel convoy that left eight Spanish tourists dead gave himself up to authorities in the central Yemeni province of Marib, the Defence Ministry said Monday.

Monday, June 07, 2010 2:18:53 PM

Malaysian Indians top walking marathon
Ipoh, June 7 (IANS) An ethnic Indian woman and her two daughters bagged the top three prizes in a walking competition in Malaysia.

Monday, June 07, 2010 12:30:41 PM

Eight die in Indonesia bridge collapse
Jakarta, June 7 (DPA) At least eight people were killed and four were missing after a bridge collapsed in Indonesia's Aceh province, media reports said Monday.

Monday, June 07, 2010 11:43:12 AM

Malaysians to graduate in Indian classical music
Kuala Lumpur, June 7 (IANS) Come August and Malaysia will see the first batch of graduates and diploma holders in Indian classical music trained at a state-of-the-art school affiliated to an Indian university.

Monday, June 07, 2010 11:22:35 AM

ULFA militant held in Bangladesh
Dhaka, June 7 (IANS) A militant of India's banned United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) has been arrested in Bangladesh's northern Mymensingh district, a media report said Monday.

Monday, June 07, 2010 10:05:47 AM

Three killed as car catches fire in Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, June 7 (IANS) A car crashed into a toll plaza and then burst into flames, killing three people inside it in Malaysia's Penang state Monday, police said.

Monday, June 07, 2010 7:51:09 AM

Suicide blast in Chinese restaurant
Beijing, June 7 (IANS) At least six people were injured after a suicide bomber set off a homemade bomb inside a restaurant in China's Guizhou province after being involved in a dispute with the eatery owner, police said.

Monday, June 07, 2010 6:45:45 AM

Five soldiers killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, June 6 (IANS) Five soldiers of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) were killed Sunday in Afghanistan, Xinhua reported.

Sunday, June 06, 2010 10:55:46 PM

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