Beijing, June 12 (Xinhua) Chinese shares continued to move downward Thursday, with the benchmark index slumping 2.21 percent to below-3,000 points, despite official report that the inflation rate was dropping.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 2:24:06 PM
Singapore, June 12 (DPA) Too much ambition could easily scuttle the establishment of a human rights body of the Association of South-East Asian Nations (Asean), a workshop on forming the agency was warned Thursday.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 1:52:15 PM
Beijing, June 12 (Xinhua) China will launch its Shenzhou VII manned space mission, which will include the first spacewalk by a Chinese 'taikonaut', in October, a spokesman of the China Manned Space Engineering Office said Thursday.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 1:05:34 PM
Kuala Lumpur, June 12 (IANS) David Munusamy Reddie, a Malaysian Indian grandfather, has given himself 65 days to cycle to Beijing for the Olympics.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 1:04:56 PM
Kuala Lumpur, June 12 (IANS) The Malaysian government has mooted setting up a foundation to promote Tamil schools, but says the Indian community should also chip in.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 12:51:28 PM
Singapore, June 12 (DPA) Ministers from six Gulf countries plan to meet providers of water management solutions from South-East Asia, India, China, Japan, Australia and Europe, organizers in Singapore said Thursday.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 12:50:24 PM
Beijing, June 12 (Xinhua) China and Taiwan began Thursday their first formal talks in nearly a decade, raising hopes that it will pave the way for cross-Strait rapprochement after six decades of impasse.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 12:22:33 PM
Hong Kong, June 12 (DPA) Air pollution is causing 10,000 premature deaths a year in Hong Kong, Macau and southern China's Pearl River Delta, according to a report published Thursday.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 9:08:27 AM
Singapore, June 11 (IANS) Indian shuttlers walked a tightrope to reach the second round of the Singaopre Open badminton tournament Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 11, 2008 11:12:51 PM
Male/Colombo, June 11 (IANS) Defending champions India will face the Maldives in the title clash of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Cup at the Sugathadasa Stadium in Colombo, Saturday.
Wednesday, June 11, 2008 10:05:43 PM
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