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29 miners remain trapped in China
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) Twenty-nine miners remained trapped in a coalmine in southweat China Monday, a day after work began to rescue them from a flooded pit, reports Xinhua.

Monday, November 22, 2010 10:22:28 AM

Myanmar junta's proxy wins 77 percent of contested seats
Yangon, Nov 22 (DPA) The proxy party of Myanmar's ruling junta won 76.8 percent of the 1,096 contested seats in the general election held earlier this month, compiled media reports said Monday.

Monday, November 22, 2010 10:11:08 AM

Quake hits Taiwan
Beijing/Taipei, Nov 22 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale struck off the eastern coast of Taiwan Sunday, but there were no immediate reports of casualties, Xinhua reported.

Monday, November 22, 2010 12:56:38 AM

Rudisha, Vlasic scoop athlete of year awards
Monte Carlo, Nov 21 (DPA) Kenyan 800 metres world record holder David Rudisha was named the youngest World Athlete of the Year Sunday by the IAAF ruling body while Croatian high jumper Blanka Vlasic picked up the 2010 women's award.

Sunday, November 21, 2010 11:39:42 PM

Israelis still do not forgive Germany for Holocaust
Tel Aviv, Nov 21 (DPA) An overwhelming majority of Israelis still find it impossible to forgive Germany for the Holocaust, in which the Nazi regime killed six million Jews, according to an opinion poll published Sunday.

Sunday, November 21, 2010 10:56:59 PM

Asian Games medals tally, Day nine
Guangzhou, Nov 21 (IANS) Medals tally on the ninth day of the Asian Games here Sunday:

Sunday, November 21, 2010 9:44:18 PM

Coalition forces kill 18 suspected Taliban in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 21 (DPA) NATO-led forces killed at least 18 suspected insurgents in firefights and airstrikes in Afghanistan over the weekend, the alliance said Sunday.

Sunday, November 21, 2010 9:42:06 PM

Asian Games: Athletics make it a golden Sunday for India
Guangzhou, Nov 21 (IANS) India made an euphoric start to its athletics campaign, winning two golds and one silver, while Ronjon Singh Sodhi shot the first and much-awaited gold from the ranges on a super Sunday that saw the country leap to eighth place from overnight 14th in the Asian Games medals tally.

Sunday, November 21, 2010 9:35:03 PM

Afghan election body disqualifies 19 poll winners
Kabul, Nov 21 (DPA) Afghanistan's election commission has disqualified due to fraud 19 candidates who had been declared preliminary winners in recent parliamentary polls, an official said Sunday.

Sunday, November 21, 2010 8:38:16 PM

Asian Games tennis: Sania loses in singles, reaches final in mixed doubles
Guangzhou, Nov 21 (IANS) Sania Mirza lost in the women's singles semifinals to settle for a bronze but kept herself in contention for a gold in the mixed doubles event when she and Vishnu Vardhan cruised into the final in the Asian Games tennis here Sunday.

Sunday, November 21, 2010 8:25:08 PM

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