Tokyo, Dec 27 (DPA) Japanese shares were up in Monday morning trading, buoyed by several large deals among technology companies, which outweighed concerns over China's recent base rate increase.
Monday, December 27, 2010 9:35:01 AM
Istanbul, Dec 27 (IANS) Over 3,000 people gathered Sunday in Istanbul's historic Grand Bazaar to celebrate its 550th anniversary.
Monday, December 27, 2010 7:32:09 AM
Taipei, Dec 27 (DPA) A Taiwanese marathon runner who came second in the Antarctic Ultra Marathon said he helped promote his country by serving hot instant noodles to other runners in the sub-zero weather.
Monday, December 27, 2010 7:06:43 AM
Beijing, Dec 27 (IANS) Chinese archaeologists have discovered the ruins of an ancient workshop dating back 6,000 years that processed jade and stone objects.
Monday, December 27, 2010 6:05:56 AM
Kabul, Dec 27 (DPA) Four Turkish engineers and their driver were kidnapped Sunday in southeastern Afghanistan, an official said.
Monday, December 27, 2010 2:46:39 AM
Fujairah, Dec 26 (IANS/WAM) Japan's Mitsubishi Corporation has plans to set up a petrochemical and oil storage facility in the United Arab Emirates.
Sunday, December 26, 2010 9:29:39 PM
Dhaka, Dec 26 (DPA) A Bangladeshi court Sunday issued an arrest warrant for the leaders of the national chapter of corruption watchdog Transparency International (TI), accusing them of tarnishing the reputation of the judiciary.
Sunday, December 26, 2010 8:37:45 PM
Gaza, Dec 26 (DPA) Israeli soldiers killed two Islamic Jihad militants early Sunday in a gunfight in the southern Gaza Strip, medical officials and the Israeli military said.
Sunday, December 26, 2010 8:25:59 PM
Islamabad, Dec 26 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Sunday condemned US drone attacks in the country's restive northwest, terming them counter-productive in the fight against terrorism.
Sunday, December 26, 2010 7:45:43 PM
Islamabad, Dec 26 (DPA) At least 46 people were killed and around 100 injured in Saturday's suicide bombing carried out by a suspected female attacker in Pakistan's restive tribal region, a government official said Sunday.
Sunday, December 26, 2010 5:02:28 PM
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