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India rejects China threat, ready to embrace democratic Maldives
Male, Nov 10 (IANS) India Monday rejected speculation about China's threat to its interests in the Maldives and underlined its close and special ties with the Indian Ocean archipelago that it said will continue to thrive under the new democratic dispensation.

Monday, November 10, 2008 5:27:18 PM

India now top import source for Bangladesh
Dhaka, Nov 10 (IANS) India has regained the top position as Bangladesh's importing source, beating China, having exported rice worth $874 million last year.

Monday, November 10, 2008 3:59:57 PM

Recession closes 7,000 SMEs in Taiwan
Taipei, Nov 10 (DPA) More than 7,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs)have shut down in Taiwan in the past two years due to recession, a government agency said Monday.

Monday, November 10, 2008 2:12:37 PM

Malaysian Indian wins award for educating poor kids
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 10 (IANS) Malaysian Indian Dhanveer Singh has won the Most Outstanding Youth of the Year award for his work to educate poor children in Southeast Asian nations' He says being with children inspires him.

Monday, November 10, 2008 1:23:41 PM

International law firm sets up India office in Singapore
Singapore , Nov 10 (IANS) With foreign law firms unable to set up shop in India, an international law firm has established an office of lawyers in Singapore to focus primarily on capital market transactions in the Indian market.

Monday, November 10, 2008 12:32:15 PM

Canada firm on quitting Afghanistan by 2011
Toronto, Nov 10 (IANS) The Americans may have shown renewed interest in Afghanistan but Canada stays firm on its decision to end its mission in the war-torn country by 2011, says Canada's new foreign minister Lawrence Cannon.

Monday, November 10, 2008 12:31:52 PM

Singapore proposes integrated Asian stock market
Singapore, Nov 10 (DPA) The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has proposed the creation of an integrated Asian stock market, its chief executive officer Hsieh Fu Hua said Monday.

Monday, November 10, 2008 12:18:21 PM

Nikkei stocks up more than five percent
Tokyo, Nov 10 (DPA) Japan's Nikkei 225 Stock Average Monday crossed the 9,000-point threshold, ending morning trading up more than five percent thanks to a strong rally on the US market before the weekend.

Monday, November 10, 2008 11:55:55 AM

Serious differences with Dalai Lama envoys: China
Beijing, Nov 10 (Xinhua) China Monday said serious differences persisted during talks with the private representatives of Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama.

Monday, November 10, 2008 11:19:04 AM

Powerful earthquake hits northwest China (Lead)
Xining (China), Nov 10 (Xinhua) An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale hit northwest China's Qinghai province Monday morning. There was no immediate report of casualties.

Monday, November 10, 2008 11:00:44 AM

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