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Malaysian PM grants more funds for ethnic Indian entrepreneurs
Kuala Lumpur, July 12 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak has announced funds equal to over $400,000 to assist ethnic Indians set up small-scale industries, marking a five-fold increase in the annual allocation.

Sunday, July 12, 2009 1:55:25 PM

Dhaka, Delhi hold border management talks
Dhaka, July 12 (IANS) India is expected to demand the deportation of top leaders of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), a militant outfit that it says operates from Bangladeshi soil, as top brass of the border guards of the two neighbours began talks here Sunday.

Sunday, July 12, 2009 12:12:03 PM

Seven drown in flash flood in China
Chongqing (China), July 12 (Xinhua) Seven people were drowned in a flash flood triggered by rainstorms in southwest China, officials said Sunday.

Sunday, July 12, 2009 8:25:48 AM

Pakistan says 26/11 trial to begin next week
Islamabad, July 12 (IANS) Declaring Zaki-ur-Rehman to be the mastermind of the 26/11 terror attacks, Pakistan Saturday said its probe into the Mumbai mayhem was 'almost complete' and the trial of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander and four other accused could begin next week.

Sunday, July 12, 2009 12:15:49 AM

Xinjiang riots affected tourism, China says
Urumqi (China), July 11 (Xinhua) Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang province Saturday said that tourism and air transport have been affected by the July 5 ethnic violence that claimed at least 184 lives.

Saturday, July 11, 2009 8:47:05 PM

Turkish PM calls China violence 'genocide'
Istanbul, July 11 (DPA) The violence against minority Uighurs in western China can only be described as genocide, said Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in comments cited by Turkish media Saturday.

Saturday, July 11, 2009 5:46:29 PM

Former official, 19 Taliban fighters killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, July 11 (DPA) An Afghan provincial official said that US forces killed a former police officer in central Logar province, while 19 Taliban fighters were killed in two separate clashes elsewhere in the country, officials said Saturday.

Saturday, July 11, 2009 4:42:43 PM

Young Indian entrepreneur 'Makes a Difference' in Vienna
Vienna, July 11 (IANS) Bangalore-based Suhas Gopinath, 23, who shot to fame as one of the youngest CEOs in the world, has added another feather to his cap. He has been given the first Make a Difference award here for supporting young entrepreneurs around the world.

Saturday, July 11, 2009 1:17:30 PM

Urumqi riots toll rises to 184
Urumqi (China), July 11 (Xinhua) The death toll in the riots in China's Urumqi city has risen to 184, authorities said Saturday.

Saturday, July 11, 2009 10:01:32 AM

British death toll in Afghanistan exceeds Iraq total
Kabul/London, July 11 (DPA) The British death toll in Afghanistan Friday surpassed the level of military fatalities suffered in the Iraq war, as five more soldiers died in roadside explosions, officials said.

Saturday, July 11, 2009 3:59:10 AM

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