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Boosting trade and connectivity with ASEAN − by road and sea
Phnom Penh, Nov 19 (IANS) A car rally from Jakarta to Delhi and an Indian Navy ship touching ports of the 10−member ASEAN countries are part of India's move to demonstrate connectivity and trade with this major regional bloc. India's trade with the bloc currently stands at $79 billion.

Monday, November 19, 2012 9:50:05 AM

Obama begins visit to Myanmar
Yangon, Nov 19 (IANS) Newly re−elected US President Barack Obama arrived here Monday to kick off his visit to Myanmar.

Monday, November 19, 2012 9:50:05 AM

Myanmar trip 'not endorsement' of regime: Obama
Bangkok, Nov 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has defended his decision to visit Myanmar, calling his trip to the Asian country an "acknowledgment" of progress made towards the establishment of a democratic state, RIA Novosti reported.

Monday, November 19, 2012 9:26:04 AM

Fog delays over 80 flights in China
Beijing, Nov 19 (IANS) Heavy fog in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur region has forced at least 87 flights to be delayed or diverted from the provincial capital Urumqi.

Monday, November 19, 2012 8:46:05 AM

Over 500 prisoners granted amnesty in Myanmar
Yangon, Nov 19 (IANS) Over 500 prisoners, including 31 foreigners, have been released from jails in Myanmar after they were granted amnesty by President U Thein Sein, a state TV report said.

Monday, November 19, 2012 8:28:04 AM

73 Chinese held in fake designer bag racket
Beijing, Nov 19 (IANS) Chinese police, working with US law enforcers, have arrested 73 suspects after uncovering a major transnational racket of manufacturing and exporting counterfeit designers bags of international brands.

Monday, November 19, 2012 7:06:04 AM

Obama meets Thai king, PM
Bangkok, Nov 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama, on his first post−election overseas tour, visited a world−famous Buddhist temple, and met Thai king Bhumibol Adulyadej and Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.

Monday, November 19, 2012 5:10:06 AM

Three killed, 23 injured in Pakistan blast
Islamabad, Nov 19 (IANS) At least three people, including a woman, were killed and 23 injured in a bomb blast near a mosque for Shia Muslims in Pakistan's port city of Karachi Sunday night, officials said.

Monday, November 19, 2012 1:46:04 AM

Nine members of family killed in Israeli airstrike: Medic
Gaza, Nov 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least nine members of a family were killed in an Israeli airstrike on a house in Gaza Sunday, a Palestinian medic told RIA Novosti.

Sunday, November 18, 2012 11:06:18 PM

12 injured in Pakistan blast
Islamabad, Nov 18 (IANS) At least 12 people were injured in a blast near a Shia mosque in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi Sunday night, reported Xinhua, quoting local media Geo.

Sunday, November 18, 2012 10:34:06 PM

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