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Dawood aide shot at in Nepal jail
Kathmandu, March 10 (IANS) A former Nepali minister's son, believed to be an associate of terror kingpin Dawood Ibrahim and arrested last year, was shot at inside Nepal's most tightly guarded prison in Kathmandu in broad daylight Thursday.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 1:13:20 PM

Chopper crashes in Pakistan
Islamabad, March 10 (IANS) A helicopter crashed Thursday near a bridge here, a media report said. The incident took place near Burma Bridge, Geo News reported.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 12:49:34 PM

ISI playing with fire, says Pakistani daily
Islamabad, March 10 (IANS) The military establishment and the ISI have been playing with fire that has 'spread and arrived at their own doorstep', said a Pakistani daily Thursday, a day after a terror attack at a funeral near Peshawar left 36 people dead.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 12:30:08 PM

US diplomat sacked over Okinawa 'extortion' remarks
Tokyo, March 10 (DPA) The US has dismissed an American diplomat over his reported disparaging remarks about people on the Japanese island of Okinawa, news reports said Thursday.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 11:56:43 AM

Urgent mail delivered in Pakistan after 20 years
Islamabad, March 10 (IANS) An urgent mail sent from Pakistan's Toba Tek Singh town to Karachi 20 years ago in 1991 has finally been delivered.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 11:43:13 AM

Pakistan wants to buy more F-16 fighter jets
Islamabad, March 10 (IANS) Pakistan is looking to purchase more used F-16 fighter aircraft from the US to scale up its air capabilities 'because of the disparity with India', it was reported here Thursday.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 11:07:46 AM

Japanese stocks fall on US losses, higher oil prices
Tokyo, March 10 (DPA) Japanese shares dropped more than one percent in Thursday morning trading following overnight falls on Wall Street as investors were concerned about higher oil prices amid ongoing conflict in major oil producer Libya.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 8:47:01 AM

Protesters, government loyalists clash in south Yemen
Sanaa, March 9 (DPA) A new round of violent clashes between government loyalists and protesters broke out in the south of Yemen Wednesday, a day after a protester was killed in Sana'a.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011 11:32:20 PM

Will give Sri Lanka a fight if we have wickets in hand: Zimbabwe captain
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 9 (IANS) Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura feels his team will give a tough fight to Sri Lanka in their World Cup Group A match here Thursday if they are able to preserve wickets in the first 15 overs.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011 9:16:35 PM

Can't drop Akmal in middle of World Cup: Waqar
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), March 9 (IANS) Pakistan Coach Waqar Younis Wednesday said he will persist with wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal till the end of the World Cup despite his poor showing in the team's 110-run loss to New Zealand.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011 7:47:28 PM

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