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Strong, prosperous India beneficial to neighbours: Modi (Roundup)
Thimphu, June 16 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, affirming that a "strong" and "prosperous" India stood to benefit its subcontinental neighbours, Monday assured Bhutan that his regime would fulfil all commitments made by its predecessor and announced major trade concessions for the landlocked nation.

Monday, June 16, 2014 7:12:16 PM

25 traders killed in local market attack in Nigeria
Abuja, June 16 (IANS) At least 25 traders have been killed in an attack at a local market in Nigeria's restive state of Borno, sources said here Monday.

Monday, June 16, 2014 6:04:07 PM

Modi's double faux pas
Thimphu, June 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday committed faux pas twice during his otherwise rousing speech at the joint session of Bhutan's parliament here.

Monday, June 16, 2014 5:40:03 PM

Chinese woman rears 100,000 cockroaches in her house
Beijing, 16 Jun (IANS/EFE) A woman in China has decided to turn her country home into a farm to raise cockroaches.

Monday, June 16, 2014 5:22:10 PM

Researchers find way to hasten heart cells' regeneration
Tokyo, 16 Jun (IANS/EFE) Japanese researchers have found a method to regenerate heart cells, the Nikkei daily reported Monday.

Monday, June 16, 2014 5:14:04 PM

Tobgay terms Modi visit to Bhutan a 'success'
Thimphu, June 16 (IANS) Prime Minister of Bhutan Tshering Tobgay Monday said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Himalayan nation was a "success".

Monday, June 16, 2014 5:12:10 PM

'Hope PM Modi lives up to commitments to Bhutan'
Thimphu, June 16 (IANS) The Bhutanese people have been impressed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement that he would review with the Bhutanese leadership India's development cooperation programme to make it more effective, and are hoping that Modi, "known as a doer", would translate his commitments into action, an editorial in a Bhutanese daily said Monday.

Monday, June 16, 2014 5:04:04 PM

NATO calls for release of Turkish hostages in Iraq
Baghdad, June 16 (IANS) Visiting NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen Monday called for immediate release of the 80 Turkish hostages abducted from northern Iraq.

Monday, June 16, 2014 4:44:03 PM

Modi travelled in his armoured BMW in Thimphu
Thimphu, June 16 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled in Thimphu in his specially designed armored BMW 7 that was flown into Bhutan.

Monday, June 16, 2014 4:42:06 PM

Philippines lifts ban on workers' deployment to Thailand
Manila, June 16 (IANS) The Philippines government Monday lifted the deployment ban of Filipino workers to Thailand.

Monday, June 16, 2014 4:34:04 PM

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