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India asks Japan to help achieve infrastructure targets
Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) India envisages financial outlays of over $1 trillion in the next Five Year Plan and while much of this would come 'from within', it would welcome support from Japanese companies, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told Japanese business leaders Monday.

Monday, October 25, 2010 11:39:45 AM

Asian Games: Chinese city to restrict vehicular movement
Beijing, Oct 25 (IANS) China's Guangzhou city, which will host the Asian Games, will restrict the movement of 40 percent of the vehicles to curb pollution, a media report said Monday.

Monday, October 25, 2010 11:30:08 AM

Six die in Pakistan shrine blast
Islamabad, Oct 25 (IANS) At least six people were killed and eight injured Monday when a powerful blast tore through a Sufi shrine in Pakistan's Punjab province, officials said.

Monday, October 25, 2010 10:55:50 AM

Question mark over civil nuclear deal with Japan
Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) India will not force the civil nuclear agreement on Japan as it recognises the sensitivities involved, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Monday, putting a question mark on the pact that was being discussed between the two countries for the last few months.

Monday, October 25, 2010 10:36:36 AM

World's first 3D sex film attracts tourists to Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Oct 25 (DPA) A movie claiming to be the world's first 3D sex film is attracting Chinese tour groups to Hong Kong, a news report said Monday.

Monday, October 25, 2010 10:07:14 AM

Tokyo shares down on stronger yen
Tokyo, Oct 25 (DPA) Tokyo stocks fell in Monday morning trading as a stronger yen weighed on the market after a meeting of the Group of 20 (G20) finance ministers had little impact on currency markets.

Monday, October 25, 2010 9:34:39 AM

Question mark over civil nuclear deal with Japan
Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said India will not force the civil nuclear cooperation agreement on Tokyo given the sensitive nature of the issue for Japan.

Monday, October 25, 2010 9:25:02 AM

'Multinationals seeking to control global farming'
Nagoya, Oct 25 (IANS) The world's largest seed and agrochemical corporations are filing hundreds of sweeping, multi-genome patents by saying they are developing 'climate-ready' crops that will grow in a warmer world but they are actually making a bid to control global farming, the international NGO ETC Group charged here Monday.

Monday, October 25, 2010 9:06:21 AM

Six government militiamen killed in Philippines
Manila, Oct 25 (DPA) Five government militiamen died in a shooting rampage by a comrade who was later killed by pursuing troops in the southern Philippines, the army and police said Monday.

Monday, October 25, 2010 8:54:35 AM

Rains no dampener for efficient Japanese (Japan diary)
Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) The famed Japanese efficiency was in evidence as soon as Air India One carrying Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his entourage touched down in pouring rain Sunday evening. All passengers disembarking were quickly handed out umbrellas, swiftly opened so not a minute was wasted.

Monday, October 25, 2010 8:17:39 AM

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