Kuala Lumpur, March 10 (DPA) Authorities suspected arson in a fire Wednesday that razed a textile shop and killed four Indian nationals in southern Malaysia.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 1:23:56 PM
Kuala Lumpur, March 10 (IANS) A centre run by followers of Swami Paramhamsa Nithyananda, allegedly involved in a sex scandal in southern India, will not close down and will continue to promote his teachings, a Hindu leader said.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 11:18:47 AM
Yangon, March 10 (DPA) Myanmar's new election laws have barred opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and more than 2,000 other political prisoners from contesting polls planned this year, state media reports said Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 10:50:38 AM
Kuala Lumpur, March 10 (IANS) David Gurnani, an Indonesian of Indian origin, has been adjudged The Biggest Loser Asia (TBLA) in the weight loss reality show organised in Malaysia.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 10:45:18 AM
Buenos Aires, March 10 (IANS/EFE) Argentine oil company YPF has said that it plans to import 50 million litres of gasoline as demand outstrips supply in the South American nation.
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 10:32:09 AM
Beijing, March 9 (IANS) British Foreign Secretary David Miliband will visit China next week to discuss bilateral ties and issues of mutual concern, Chinese foreign ministry said Tuesday.
Tuesday, March 09, 2010 11:44:53 PM
Dhaka, March 9 (IANS) Bangladesh's Unique Group, which owns Westin Dhaka, has signed a deal with Starwood Hotels and Resorts to set up two more five-star hotels in Dhaka and a third in Chittagong.
Tuesday, March 09, 2010 1:04:18 PM
Ankara, March 8 (IANS) The toll in a 6.0-magnitude earthquake which hit Elazig province of eastern Turkey Monday has risen to 57, media reports said.
Monday, March 08, 2010 6:40:17 PM
Beijing, March 8 (DPA) Chinese authorities sentenced a popular Tibetan singer to 15 months of 're-education through labour' after he released an album containing lyrics deemed political, US-based Radio Free Asia said Monday.
Monday, March 08, 2010 6:26:31 PM
Nairobi/Abuja, March 8 (DPA) The Nigerian army was on alert Monday after Muslim herdsmen raided a Christian village near the restive city of Jos, hacking to death over 200 people.
Monday, March 08, 2010 1:26:02 PM
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