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Indian with Lashkar links arrested in Dhaka
Dhaka, Oct 2 (IANS) Bangladesh police have said they have arrested a sixth Indian national suspected to have links with a Pakistan-based militant organisation in the last five months and are looking for many more.

Friday, October 02, 2009 1:36:31 PM

No pressure from Arab nations on war crimes trial, says Dhaka
Dhaka, Oct 2 (IANS) Bangladesh has denied reports that it is under pressure from Gulf nations, where millions of its people work, to call off the trial of those who killed unarmed civilians in the run-up to the freedom movement in 1971.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:56:45 PM

Myanmar court rejects Suu Kyi's appeal
Yangon, Oct 2 (DPA) A Myanmar court Friday rejected an appeal lodged by opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi against an 18-month detention sentence, government sources said.

Friday, October 02, 2009 12:42:04 PM

Hundreds evacuated as super typhoon bears down on Philippines
Manila, Oct 2 (DPA) Hundreds of people were evacuated Friday as super typhoon Parma moved closer to the northern Philippines' main island of Luzon, less than a week after storm Ketsana wreaked havoc in the capital and outlying areas.

Friday, October 02, 2009 11:17:42 AM

Bopanna takes a set off World No. 12 Gonzalez
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 1 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna continued his impressive singles play by taking a set off world No. 12 Fernando Gonzalez of Chile before going down fighting 4-6, 6-3, 4-6 in the second round of the Malaysian Open tennis here Thursday.

Thursday, October 01, 2009 8:17:00 PM

Indian infotech firm to launch consumer-friendly venture in Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 1 (IANS) RMP Infotec Pvt Ltd, an Indian firm specialising in multi-level marketing (MLM), plans to expand its operations to Malaysia and use it as a gateway to other Southeast Asian countries.

Thursday, October 01, 2009 8:16:50 PM

Taiwan launches world's first anti-swine flu spray
Taipei, Oct 1 (DPA) A Taiwan company Thursday launched what it called the world's first spray capable of destroying the swine flu virus.

Thursday, October 01, 2009 7:19:05 PM

Indonesian quake kills 529, thousands trapped under rubble
Padang (Indonesia), Oct 1 (DPA) At least 529 people have been killed and 423 were injured in a powerful quake that struck Indonesia's West Sumatra province, the Social Affairs Ministry said Thursday.

Thursday, October 01, 2009 5:46:21 PM

Chinese weathermen on guard against bad weather on National Day
Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) Nearly 400 scientists, satellites, cloud-probing lasers and a squadron of transport planes to sprinkle liquid nitrogen on clouds were deployed in Beijing with one mission - to ensure good weather over the city as China celebrated the 60th anniversary of the People's Republic Thursday.

Thursday, October 01, 2009 4:24:04 PM

China shows strength, vitality as republic turns 60
Beijing, Oct 1 (Xinhua) China staged a grand celebration in Tiananmen Square at the heart of Beijing Thursday, showcasing the strength and vitality of Chinese-style socialism over the past 60 years, a report said.

Thursday, October 01, 2009 4:18:19 PM

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