Tokyo, Feb 27 (DPA) An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.9 struck Okinawa Prefecture, about 1,500 km southwest of Tokyo, Saturday morning, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
Saturday, February 27, 2010 5:14:52 AM
Kabul/New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Nine Indians were among 15 people killed when Taliban bombers attacked a hotel and three more buildings in the heart of the Afghan capital Friday, triggering an angry reaction in New Delhi which vowed to continue its strategic ties with Kabul.
Friday, February 26, 2010 9:03:42 PM
Kabul, Feb 26 (DPA) Taliban bombers attacked guesthouses in the centre of Kabul Friday, triggering a series of explosions and a gun battle that killed at least 17 people, including nine Indians, a French citizen and an Italian, officials said.
Friday, February 26, 2010 8:42:02 PM
Sharm al-Sheikh, Egypt, Feb 26 (DPA) Three foreign tourists, including an Indian, were killed and five badly injured Friday when a cruise ship crashed into a pier in the Egypt Red Sea resort of Sharm al-Sheikh, a security source said.
Friday, February 26, 2010 7:04:01 PM
Kabul, Feb 26 (DPA) Four Indians were among 15 people who were killed when Taliban bombers equipped with suicide vests and automatic rifles attacked a hotel and a guesthouse in central Kabul Friday, officials said.
Friday, February 26, 2010 1:33:39 PM
Karachi, Feb 26 (IANS) Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal is under investigation for suspected match-fixing and could be sidelined from the World Twenty20 championship to be held in the West Indies in April-May, a leading daily reported here Friday.
Friday, February 26, 2010 12:57:38 PM
Kabul, Feb 26 (DPA) Taliban bombers equipped with suicide vests and automatic rifles attacked a hotel and a guesthouse in central Kabul Friday, killing 11 people and injuring 20, including six Indians, officials said.
Friday, February 26, 2010 12:28:28 PM
Kabul, Feb 26 (DPA) Nine people were killed Friday when a series of explosions hit a hotel in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, officials said. The attack also targeted a guest house for Indians next to a shopping complex, a media report said.
Friday, February 26, 2010 11:10:11 AM
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 26 (IANS) The annual Masi Magam Theppa Thiruvila (floating chariot) festival will be held Sunday at the Sri Singamuga Kaliamman temple in Teluk Bahang.
Friday, February 26, 2010 10:21:24 AM
Yangon, Feb 26 (DPA) Myanmar's Supreme Court Friday turned down an appeal by opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi against her sentence of 18 months of house detention, which would keep her confined during a general election planned this year, her defence lawyers said.
Friday, February 26, 2010 10:00:01 AM
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