Jakarta, Oct 2 (IANS) At least 25 people were killed and 30 others seriously wounded early Saturday when two trains collided in Indonesia's central Java province, Xinhua reported.
Saturday, October 02, 2010 7:15:43 AM
Ramallah, Oct 2 (DPA) US special envoy to the Middle East George Mitchell failed Friday to get the Palestinians to agree to continue negotiations with Israel before the latter extends a freeze on settlement construction, which Israel has so far refused to do.
Saturday, October 02, 2010 12:58:11 AM
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) Pakistani newspapers had different takes Friday on the Allahabad High Court verdict on the Ayodhya issue. One held that the trifurcation of the disputed land into two parts for the Hindus and one for the Muslims seemed to be the 'only tenable solution', while another hailed it as the victory of 'inflamed Hindu mobs'.
Friday, October 01, 2010 10:46:31 PM
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court verdict on the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi issue trifurcating the disputed land into two parts for the Hindus and one for the Muslims seemed to be the 'only tenable solution', a leading Pakistani paper said Friday, adding it hoped the 'demarcation is done amicably and fairly'.
Friday, October 01, 2010 10:08:26 PM
Hanoi, Oct 1 (IANS) Vietnam Friday kicked off a 10-day programme for celebrating the 1,000th anniversary of the country's capital city of Hanoi.
Friday, October 01, 2010 8:03:49 PM
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) At least two billion tonnes of coal reserves have been discovered in Pakistan's Sindh province, an official said.
Friday, October 01, 2010 6:42:17 PM
Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) China Friday launched its second unmanned lunar probe, Chang'e-2. This was the second of the country's three-phase moon mission which will culminate in a landing on the moon.
Friday, October 01, 2010 5:53:33 PM
Islamabad, Oct 1 (DPA) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Friday demanded that NATO forces in Afghanistan pay compensation or apologise for recent cross-border attacks, warning that his country would otherwise explore 'other options' to stop such border violations.
Friday, October 01, 2010 5:38:06 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 1 (IANS) The chief of Nepal's largest party is heading for Malaysia Friday on a junket even as the country remains in the grip of a dire political and financial crisis with nine rounds of elections failing to provide the nation a new prime minister.
Friday, October 01, 2010 5:18:17 PM
Seoul, Oct 1 (DPA) The South and North Korean Red Cross organisations agreed Friday to hold a new series of reunions for families divided by the split peninsula, an official said.
Friday, October 01, 2010 4:00:57 PM
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