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Five soldiers killed in Iraq suicide attack
Baghdad, Dec 12 (IANS) At least five soldiers were killed Thursday and 13 others injured in a suicide bomb attack near Iraq's capital Baghdad, a police source said.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 8:20:06 PM

Saina's semis hopes hangs by a thread after second loss
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 12 (IANS) Shuttler Saina Nehwal's chances of advancing in the BWF World Superseries Finals dipped further here Thursday when she lost in straight games to World No.1 Li Xuerui of China for her second successive defeat in the group stage.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:56:19 PM

Five killed in Bangladesh clash
Dhaka, Dec 12 (IANS) At least five people were killed Thursday and 25 injured as Rapid Action Battalion members opened fire at opposition activists in Laxmipur town of Bangladesh.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:50:03 PM

Pakistan denies US threatened aid suspension
Islamabad, Dec 12 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday rejected American media reports that US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has threatened suspension of millions of dollars in aid to the country if the main supply route to NATO troops in Afghanistan is not reopened.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:36:20 PM

Bangladeshi Islamist refuses to seek mercy
Dhaka, Dec 12 (IANS) Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader and war criminal Abdul Quader Mollah has refused to seek presidential clemency after the Supreme Court Thursday rejected his petition to review the death sentence awarded to him.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:04:05 PM

Family in jail to meet Mollah
Dhaka, Dec 12 (IANS) The family members of Jamaat-e-Islami leader and war criminal Abdul Qader Mollah, who is facing the gallows, arrived Thursday in the Dhaka Central Jail to meet him.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:02:17 PM

Mollah can still seek mercy: Bangladesh attorney general
Dhaka, Dec 12 (IANS) Thed Bangladesh Attorney General Thursday said Jamaat-e-Islami leader and war criminal Abdul Qader Mollah can still seek presidential mercy after the Supreme Court rejected his petition to review the death sentence awarded to him.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 6:02:15 PM

Myanmar ethnic armed groups' conference put off
Yangon, Dec 12 (IANS) The planned second conference of leaders of ethnic armed groups in Myanmar, originally scheduled for Dec 18, has been put off until next January.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 5:30:06 PM

Saina loses second match in Superseries Finals
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 12 (IANS) Shuttler Saina Nehwal's chances of advancing in the BWF World Superseries Finals were all but over here Thursday when she lost in straight games to World No.1 Li Xuerui of China for her second successive defeat in the group stage.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 5:20:03 PM

Not much to prepare for Mollah's execution: Officials
Dhaka, Dec 12 (IANS) Bangladesh authorities Thursday said there is not much to prepare for the execution of Jamaat-e-Islami leader and war criminal Abdul Quader Mollah, whose review petition was dismissed by the Supreme Court.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 4:34:04 PM

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