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Gilani blows hot and cold at US over Osama affair
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Monday said Pakistan had 'serious differences' with the US over the war on terror, but quickly added that both countries still shared strategic interests.

Monday, May 09, 2011 8:27:58 PM

Pakistan accepts intelligence failure on Osama
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) Pakistan Monday accepted 'intelligence failure' over the presence of Osama bin Laden in its territory and said it also had 'serious differences' with the US on the war on terror.

Monday, May 09, 2011 7:05:25 PM

Sri Lanka celebrates Tagore's 150th birth anniversary
Colombo, May 9 (IANS) Sri Lanka celebrated the 150th birth anniversary of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore with a series of events, including the release of a special postal stamp.

Monday, May 09, 2011 4:59:01 PM

US tipped off Pakistan on Mumbai accused, but no action taken
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) The US had told Pakistan that 'one Mumbai incident accused was still using a cell phone from prison but nothing has happened', said a US official who added: 'How can we trust them in such environment?'.

Monday, May 09, 2011 4:35:23 PM

Nepal strike called May 13
Kathmandu, May 9 (IANS) Demanding that the government ensure the rights of ethnic communities and get cracking on the new constitution, a cluster of 19 ethnic organisations has announced a nationwide general strike May 13.

Monday, May 09, 2011 4:28:37 PM

Osama raid: US had warned Pakistan of unilateral action
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) The US had time and again warned Pakistan that it would take action, with or without Pakistani cooperation, to take out Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, a media report said Monday.

Monday, May 09, 2011 4:04:58 PM

PCB issues notice to Afridi over his public remarks
Karachi, May 9 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has issued a showcause notice to ODI captain Shahid Afridi over his remarks on a reported feud with coach Waqar Younis.

Monday, May 09, 2011 3:00:39 PM

Gilani to address parliament over Osama raid
Islamabad, May 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani will address parliament Monday over the US commando raid at Abbottabad in which Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed, a media report said.

Monday, May 09, 2011 2:41:27 PM

Chinese singer halts concert over audience manners
Shanghai, May 9 (IANS) A Chinese singer halted his solo concert here as the audience continued to chat, click photographs and incessantly used mobile phones.

Monday, May 09, 2011 2:12:03 PM

Everest waits for Indian tricolour
Kathmandu, May 9 (IANS) With efforts mounted to create new records on Mt Everest and the first summits having already started last week, the world's highest peak is now awaiting the arrival of the first Indian tricolour with a record 31 men and women from the subcontinent attempting the peak this spring.

Monday, May 09, 2011 2:00:42 PM

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