Tokyo, April 7 (IANS) An quake measuring of 7.4 on the Richter scale jolted the Miyagi prefecture in eastern Japan Thursday evening. A tsunami warning was issued after the quake, Xinhua reported.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 8:29:45 PM
Dhaka, April 7 (IANS) A probe committee said Thursday that systemic failure has allowed massive manipulation of the stock exchanges in Bangladesh, and also dismissed the view that political involvement led to the repeated market crashes in December-January.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 7:12:18 PM
Beijing, April 7 (IANS) China will build 56 more airports in the country in the next five years, an official said Thursday.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 6:30:02 PM
Tokyo, April 7 (IANS) A magnitude-9 quake that rocked northeastern Japan last month has shifted the seabed near the epicentre by 24 metres, a media report said Thursday.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 6:17:40 PM
Colombo, April 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka will increase the number of weekly flights to Britain from 14 to 21, Xinhua reported Thursday.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 6:01:34 PM
Islamabad, April 7 (IANS) Cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan has said the present-day generation is being turned into slaves in an independent country and Pakistan's fate is being decided somewhere else, the Geo News news channel reported.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 5:28:58 PM
Colombo, April 7 (IANS) Australia has released an additional Rs.480 million for demining in Sri Lanka.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 2:33:58 PM
Kathmandu, April 7 (IANS) Less than a year after 'Titanic' star Leonardo DiCaprio made an incognito visit to Nepal, guess who is here to continue Hollywood's tryst with the land of the Himalayas? It's actress Demi Moore.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 2:16:24 PM
Colombo, April 7 (IANS) Ace Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan has given 'full credit to India' for winning the World Cup in Mumbai.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 1:46:47 PM
Kathmandu, April 7 (IANS) Dismissing reports that the adjoining Indian state of Uttar Pradesh was building a replica of Lumbini, the Nepali city where Gautam Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, was born, Nepal said its status as the holy birthplace would be consolidated by a conservation project that kicked off with the help of Japan and Unesco.
Thursday, April 07, 2011 1:35:41 PM
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