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Japan stocks fall as yen resumes rise against dollar
Tokyo, Oct 29 (DPA) Shares in Tokyo fell in early Friday trading as the yen resumed its rise against the dollar, and some companies reported disappointing figures.

Friday, October 29, 2010 9:27:33 AM

Manmohan, Wen meet in Hanoi
Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh of India and Wen Jiabao of China met here Friday on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit.

Friday, October 29, 2010 9:16:55 AM

Hanoi celebrates 1,000 years of existence (Vietnam Diary)
Hanoi, Oct 29 (IANS) This charming city, now playing host to the ASEAN summit and many world leaders, including Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, is also celebrating its 1,000-year anniversary.

Friday, October 29, 2010 8:39:38 AM

Peshawar bomb attack victims struggle for daily life
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) The victims of a devastating car bomb attack in Pakistan's Peshawar city in 2009 still face enormous hardships to meet their daily needs as the bombing had snatched away the lone breadwinners of the families, a media report said Thursday.

Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:42:10 PM

India considering proposal from Swedish firm Ikea: Sharma
Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) India is looking at a proposal to allow foreign equity in the multi-brand retail industry, including a proposal from Swedish home furnishing giant Ikea for 100 percent venture in the country, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said Thursday.

Thursday, October 28, 2010 8:56:48 PM

India reassures South Korean investors, including Posco
Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's meeting with the South Korean leadership here, India Thursday sought to reassure potential investors from that country and said issues concerning the $12-billion Posco project will be dealt with 'constructively'.

Thursday, October 28, 2010 8:27:25 PM

Now, for economic pacts with Indonesia, Thailand
Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) India is negotiating comprehensive economic agreements with Indonesia and Thailand on the lines of those just signed with Japan and Malaysia, official sources said Thursday.

Thursday, October 28, 2010 8:21:01 PM

Pakistan should learn from Bangladesh to tackle graft, says daily
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Pakistan should learn from Bangladesh on how to curb corruption as it continued to slip on the global corruption index, while Bangladesh made remarkable progress in weeding out the menace, a Pakistani daily said in an editorial Thursday.

Thursday, October 28, 2010 8:04:30 PM

China on anvil, Indian PM lands in Hanoi
Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday evening on the last leg of his three-nation Asia tour to attend the India-Asean and the East Asia summits, with the spotlight swivelling to his meeting with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao.

Thursday, October 28, 2010 7:29:17 PM

Blogger lists Chinese college girls keen to be mistresses
Shanghai, Oct 28 (IANS) A Chinese blogger was warned by police after she posted a photograph of a price list of college girls who wanted to be mistresses. Shanghai Daily reported that the list was posted on the blog in June and later picked up by major Chinese websites.

Thursday, October 28, 2010 7:02:10 PM

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