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Hong Kong Open: Saina, Jayaram beaten; Kashyap retires
Hong Kong, Nov 22 (IANS) It was a bad day in office for Indian shuttlers as Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap and Ajay Jayaram went out in the second round of the $250,000 Hong Kong Open Super Series here Thursday.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 5:44:32 PM

'Breaking Dawn − Part 2' − this 'Twilight' not bright enough
Film: "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn − Part 2"; Director: Bill Condon; Cast: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Peter Facinelli, Dakota Fanning, Kellan Lutz, Taylor Lautner, Maggie Grace, Ashley Greene, Nikki Reed, Mackenzie Foy and Micheal Sheen; Rating: **

Thursday, November 22, 2012 5:24:04 PM

Beijing seeks more investment in tourism
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) Beijing will further encourage private investments in the tourism sector, a top official said.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 5:06:05 PM

China opposes EU carbon emission tax
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) China has opposed the European Union's emissions trading scheme, which seeks to tax non−EU international airlines for carbon emissions.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 5:06:05 PM

Saina loses in second round in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Nov 22 (IANS) World No.3 shuttler Saina Nehwal went down to China's Ling Wang in straight games in the women's singles second round of the $250,000 Hong Kong Open Super Series at the Hong Kong Coliseum here Thursday.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 4:46:15 PM

Japanese exports to China fall amid island row
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) Japanese exports to China continued to decline in October amid tension over the Diaoyu Islands, a media report said Thursday.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 4:36:05 PM

China's clean energy consumption up
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) The consumption of clean energy in China has been increasing, a government report said.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 4:36:05 PM

Dutch airline adopts giant panda
Beijing, Nov 22 (IANS) The KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has adopted a female giant panda in China as part of efforts to promote awareness about their conservation.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 4:26:15 PM

SDGs must for human well being, says experts
Singapore, Nov 22 (IANS) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) must be high on priority of the international community to achieve human wellbeing, social equity and reducing environmental risk, experts said here Thursday.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 4:26:15 PM

'Maranthen Mannithen' − Melodious but lacks creativity (Tamil Music Review)
Film: "Maranthen Mannithen"; Music Director: Illayaraja; Singers: Illayaraja, Andrea, Rahul, Sri Vardhini, Bhavatharini, Mano, Anitha, N.S. Ramya and Geethamadhuri; Lyricists: Muthulingam, Muthukumar, Pazhani Bharathi, Metha and R. Ramu; Rating: ***

Thursday, November 22, 2012 4:06:10 PM

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