Beijing, Feb 1 (IANS) A man in north China's Shanxi province has been sentenced to death after he killed one man and injured another during an illegal demolition last year.
Tuesday, February 01, 2011 8:26:38 AM
Tehran, Feb 1 (IANS) An American woman, who was arrested in Iran on charges of spying and later freed on bail, has been summoned by an Iranian court for trial, the IRNA news agency reported.
Tuesday, February 01, 2011 8:02:37 AM
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) Amid growing pressure to release an American diplomat arrested for killing two Pakistanis in Lahore, President Asif Ali Zardari Monday said the US should wait for the court's decision in the matter.
Monday, January 31, 2011 11:30:14 PM
Colombo, Jan 31 (DPA) Two Sri Lankan fishermen were killed and three taken hostage by Somali pirates after their vessel went adrift, the ministry of fisheries said Monday.
Monday, January 31, 2011 10:46:31 PM
Naypyitaw (Myanmar), Jan 31 (DPA) Myanmar's next president will be an elected member of parliament, ruling out the country's current military supremo as a candidate, state media announced Monday.
Monday, January 31, 2011 9:10:12 PM
Beijing, Jan 31 (DPA) China has ordered journalists to train in how to avoid 'false news' and has urged state media to beware of online 'manipulation' of news, reports said Monday.
Monday, January 31, 2011 7:38:59 PM
Naypyitaw (Myanmar), Jan 31 (DPA) Myanmar's new parliament Monday elected two military men as speakers of the upper and lower chambers in its first session since the Nov 7 general election.
Monday, January 31, 2011 7:15:54 PM
Ramallah, Jan 31 (DPA) Israeli soldiers arrested Hamas lawmaker Muhammad Natsheh early Monday at his home in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, Hamas officials said.
Monday, January 31, 2011 6:34:57 PM
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) Pakistan has banned BlackBerry services for all foreign diplomats working in the country with immediate effect, a media report said Monday.
Monday, January 31, 2011 6:05:44 PM
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) A Pakistani national has startled his peers and countrymen by completing two PhDs in just four years.
Monday, January 31, 2011 5:59:44 PM
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