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China wants closer ties with Asian nations: Minister
Beijing, Jan 8 (IANS) China wants to strengthen relations with Asian countries in 2012 by enhancing political trust and expanding common interests, a minister said Sunday.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 8:16:51 PM

Millions of Chinese start spring homecoming
Beijing, Jan 8 (IANS) The massive spring tour has kicked off in China when tens of millions of Chinese travel to their native places to celebrate the Spring Festival.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 6:58:31 PM

Iranian president embarks on Latin American tour
Tehran, Jan 8 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad left for Venezuela Sunday to start a four-leg Latin American tour that will also take him to Nicaragua, Cuba and Ecuador, IRNA news agency reported.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 6:58:22 PM

China completes tunnel under Yellow river
Beijing, Jan 8 (IANS) China has completed the construction of a tunnel under the Yellow river as part of a huge south-north water diversion project, the government said Sunday.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 6:57:40 PM

China cuts expenses on official events
Beijing, Jan 8 (IANS) China cut over one-third of government expenses on official events last year, saving 1.22 billion yuan (about $193 million), Xinhua reported Sunday.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 6:28:31 PM

Afghanistan to open embassy in Greece
Kabul, Jan 8 (IANS) Afghanistan will open an embassy in Greece to help thousands of illegal Afghan migrants return home, the foreign ministry said Sunday.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 6:22:40 PM

Iran ready to export n-services
Tehran, Jan 8 (IANS) The head of Iran''s Atomic Energy Organisation has said the country is ready to export services related to nuclear energy to other countries, Press TV reported.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 4:59:32 PM

Four killed in China bus accidents
Beijing, Jan 8 (IANS) At least four people, including a child, were killed and 34 injured in China''s Guizhou province Sunday after a bus veered off the road into a 8-metre-deep ditch, police said.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 4:57:31 PM

Why doesn''t judiciary act against Musharraf in Benazir case: Zardari
Islamabad, Jan 8 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has questioned the judiciary''s inaction against his predecessor Pervez Musharraf despite an email Benazir Bhutto sent before her assassination holding him responsible for anything happening to her on returning to Pakistan.

Sunday, January 08, 2012 4:13:23 PM

Conditions in UAE will favour Pakistan: Misbah
Islamabad, Jan 8 (IANS) Pakistani cricket captain Misbah-ul-Haq is optimistic about the team''s performance in the upcoming three-match Test series against England in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Sunday, January 08, 2012 3:22:58 PM

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