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India fined for slow over rate
Dambulla, Aug 29 (IANS) India was fined for its slow over rate in the final of the tri-nation ODI cricket series against Sri Lanka here Saturday.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 6:43:48 PM

Two dead, thousands flee as volcano erupts in Indonesia
Jakarta, Aug 29 (DPA) At least two people died and thousands were evacuated Sunday after a volcano on the Indonesian island of Sumatra erupted for the first time in 400 years, shooting black smoke and ash as high as 1,500 metres into the sky.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 6:28:00 PM

Nepalese media group targets Indian ventures
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) The smear campaign by a section of Nepal's disgruntled media against Indian joint ventures intensified Sunday with fierce new propaganda that also targeted the Indian embassy in Kathmandu.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 5:18:17 PM

'US should stop scaring foreign aid workers in Pakistan'
Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) America must stop 'scaring' foreign volunteers working to aid the flood victims in Pakistan by raising the possibility of terrorist attacks on them, an editorial in a Pakistani newspaper said Sunday.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 5:13:31 PM

North Korean leader unexpectedly stays in China: Report
Seoul, Aug 29 (DPA) North Korean leader Kim Jong Il appeared to be visiting a third area in China Sunday, South Korea's Yonhap New Agency reported.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 4:24:12 PM

South Korea marks 100th anniversary of Japan's colonization
Seoul, Aug 29 (DPA) About 1,000 people attended a ceremony at a Seoul Park Sunday to mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of Japan's colonization of the Korean Peninsula.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 4:16:11 PM

Mass exodus in Pakistan as floodwaters threaten new areas
Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) The mass exodus of people continued in Pakistan Sunday as floodwaters entered Thatta district in the Sindh province, even as the government set up relief camps in the port city of Karachi to shelter the victims, media reports said.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 4:06:30 PM

One dead, thousands flee as volcano erupts in Indonesia
Jakarta, Aug 29 (DPA) One person died and thousands were evacuated Sunday as a volcano on the Indonesian island of Sumatra erupted for the first time in 400 years, shooting black smoke and ash up to 1,500 metres into the air.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 3:47:07 PM

Former crown princess presides over 'Mrs Nepal' contest
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) As Nepal still hesitates to bid a final adieu to the crown, the women in the deposed royal family have been the first to adapt to their new role as civilians.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 2:08:26 PM

Hasina government image dips over prices, graft
Dhaka, Aug 29 (IANS) The popularity of the Bangladesh government led by Sheikh Hasina has taken a beating over price rise, power shortage and perceptions of graft, a survey conducted on completion of her 18 months in office said.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 2:06:50 PM

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