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Probe into police attack on Pakistan newspaper
Islamabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Senior officials have been directed to probe the police attack on a Peshawar based Urdu newspaper, a minister said.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011 11:18:18 AM

China's first aircraft carrier begins sea trial
Beijing, Aug 10 (IANS) China's first aircraft carrier Wednesday set sail for its first sea trial from a shipyard in northeast China's Liaoning province.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011 11:17:29 AM

16 die in US drone strike in Pakistan
Islamabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Sixteen people were killed Wednesday in a US drone attack in Pakistan's northwest tribal area, media reports said.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011 10:54:48 AM

21 killed in Cote d'Ivoire road accident
Yamoussoukro, Aug 10 (IANS) At least 21 people were killed in an accident between a car and truck on the highway in Cote d'Ivoire, Xinhua reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011 4:55:10 AM

Pakistan wants new relationship with India: Hina Rabbani Khar
Islamabad, Aug 9 (IANS) Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Tuesday told parliament that Pakistan wants to build a new era of cooperation with India.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 10:43:09 PM

Nepal Maoists inked secret pact with Chinese NGO
Kathmandu, Aug 9 (IANS) A controversial deal between a Chinese organisation and a UN agency to develop the birthplace of the Buddha in southern Nepal, that was repudiated by a top official, was actually the outcome of a secret pact with the Himalayan republic's ruling Maoist party.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 3:02:02 PM

Most of China's provincial regions have female vice governors
Beijing, Aug 9 (IANS) Almost 90 percent of China's provincial regions had female vice governors by 2010, an increase from 64.5 percent in 2000, an official said.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 2:15:00 PM

China's defence ministry releases iPhone app
Beijing, Aug 9 (IANS) China's defence ministry has launched its official iPhone app which will allow users to track the activities of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), a media report said.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 1:57:31 PM

Rainwater enters Zardari's home, meetings cancelled
Islamabad, Aug 9 (IANS) Choked pipelines caused rainwater to enter two floors of Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari's official residence, causing cancellation of at least three meetings.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 11:48:30 AM

Despite differences, Pakistan, US need each other: Haqqani
Islamabad, Aug 9 (IANS) There is recognition in both Pakistan and the US that the two countries need each other even though there have been events that have given rise to mutual distrust, said Pakistan's Ambassador to the US Husain Haqqani.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 11:33:16 AM

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