Beijing, May 23 (IANS) Over 165,000 people have been evacuated after heavy rain in southern China destroyed more than 11,500 homes, officials said.
Sunday, May 23, 2010 5:25:23 AM
Kabul, May 23 (DPA) NATO's largest military base in southern Afghanistan was attacked late Saturday by insurgents, the Washington Post reported citing military officials.
Sunday, May 23, 2010 4:13:48 AM
Changsha (China), May 22 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed the Hunan province in central China, prompting officials to evacuate over 100,000 people amid threats of flash floods, Xinhua reported Saturday.
Saturday, May 22, 2010 4:47:48 PM
Bangkok, May 22 (DPA) A nighttime curfew remained in force in Bangkok Saturday and mass transit services were suspended in the wake of a week of political violence that left more than 53 people dead and 415 injured.
Saturday, May 22, 2010 4:32:19 PM
Beijing, May 22 (IANS) The India pavilion has become one of the hottest spots at the Shanghai World Expo with average 25,000 visitors every day thronging the stalls of Indian handicrafts and cuisine and jiving on Bollywood songs and dance.
Saturday, May 22, 2010 12:05:22 PM
Beijing, May 22 (IANS) At least 42 primary school students have fallen ill after having breakfast at a school in China's Shaanxi province, officials said.
Saturday, May 22, 2010 5:02:19 AM
Kabul, May 22 (IANS) The Taliban has rejected media reports which said the militant outfit held talks with the Afghanistan government in the Maldives.
Saturday, May 22, 2010 4:04:20 AM
Bangkok, May 21 (DPA) Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva pledged to work for national reconciliation Friday after a week of mayhem devastated parts of Bangkok and left 53 people dead and 401 injured.
Friday, May 21, 2010 8:01:35 PM
Bangkok, May 21 (DPA) Firefighters sifting through the ruins of the Central World shopping centre in Bangkok found nine bodies in the basement Friday and police discovered one other, Thai news reports said.
Friday, May 21, 2010 7:18:52 PM
Beijing, May 21 (IANS) China's power generation capacity will surpass 900 million kw by the end of 2010, an official said Friday.
Friday, May 21, 2010 7:18:51 PM
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