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South Korean waters untouched by radioactive leak
Seoul, Sep 12 (IANS) An analysis conducted by South Korea's Nuclear safety and Security Commission has revealed that the country's waters adjacent to Japan are not affected by radioactive material, the oceans ministry said Thursday.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 2:26:12 PM

155,000 men will guard Nov 19 polls in Nepal
Kathmandu, Sep 12 (IANS) The Nepal government is preparing to station approximately 155,000 security personnel for safe and peaceful conduct of the Nov 19 constituent assembly elections.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 2:12:08 PM

Pakistan army rejects Taliban claim
Islamabad, Sep 12 (IANS) The Pakistan army has rejected the Taliban's claim that the latter had handed over three security men and secured the release of six Taliban members in the Waziristan tribal region.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 2:00:10 PM

Karnataka CM seeks partnership with global industry leaders
Bangalore, Sep 12 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, participating in the World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting at Dalian in China, is exploring partnerships in interactions with global leaders, officials said Thursday.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 2:00:09 PM

Boxer tested positive during Chinese Games
Shenyang (China), Sep 12 (IANS) A male boxer from the Yunnan delegation tested positive for a banned substance during the preliminary stage of the Chinese National Games, the event organisers said Thursday.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 1:46:08 PM

Lin Dan to skip international matches for rest of year
Beijing, Sep 12 (IANS) Badminton superstar Lin Dan announced that he will skip all international events on the 2013 calendar after winning his third straight Chinese National Games singles title.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 1:34:08 PM

Opposition strike in Nepal affects normal life
Kathmandu, Sep 12 (IANS) A strike called by the 33-party alliance, led by Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M), demanding that the constituent assembly polls Nov 19 be cancelled, Thursday crippled normal life in the Nepali capital.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 12:36:07 PM

Human rights forum begins in Beijing
Beijing, Sep 12 (IANS) Over 100 officials, diplomats and human rights experts from the UN and 33 countries are taking part in the sixth Beijing Forum on Human Rights that began Thursday.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 11:36:04 AM

Myanmar to open border gate for international visitors
Yangon, Sep 12 (IANS) Myanmar is coordinating with China to open the Muse border gate to international visitors by October, a media reort said Thursday.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 10:40:04 AM

Bali: Plethora of beaches, nightlife, temples, volcanoes (IANS Travelogue)
The moment you step out of your aircraft at the old airport at Denpasar, you are struck, if you are from India, by a sense of deja vu on seeing the chaos all around. Even so, this does not detract from what the beautiful island of Bali has to offer.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 10:08:03 AM

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