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Suicide bombing kills two, injures 18 in Afghanistan
Kabul, Dec 29 (Xinhua) At least two people were killed and 18 injured in a suicide bombing Monday morning in the northern Afghan province of Parwan, officials said.

Monday, December 29, 2008 12:33:42 PM

Demonstration delays launch of new Thai cabinet
Bangkok, Dec 29 (DPA) Thousands of anti-government demonstrators Monday delayed the launch of Thailand's new cabinet by surrounding parliament building in Bangkok, barring legislators from entering the premises in the morning.

Monday, December 29, 2008 10:09:40 AM

Bangladesh parliament poll starts on peaceful note
Dhaka, Dec 29 (Xinhua) Polling began peacefully across Bangladesh amidst toughest security Monday to elect the country's ninth parliament, election officials said.

Monday, December 29, 2008 9:49:51 AM

Suicide bomb attack kills 16 in Afghanistan
Kabul, Dec 29 (Xinhua) Sixteen people have been killed and 58 others wounded in a suicide car bomb attack in Afghanistan's eastern Khost province, officials said.

Monday, December 29, 2008 4:14:21 AM

Thai protestors prepare for siege of Parliament
Bangkok, Dec 28 (DPA) Thousands of anti-government protestors gathered at Bangkok's 'Royal Grounds' Sunday as others erected barricades outside parliament in preparation for a major demonstration this week aimed at toppling the new administration.

Sunday, December 28, 2008 5:24:59 PM

Suicide attack kills six in Afghanistan
Kabul, Dec 28 (Xinhua) Six people were killed and 31 injured when a suicide bomber drove his explosives-laden car into a police compound and detonated it in the eastern Afghan province of Khost Sunday morning, a police official said.

Sunday, December 28, 2008 2:01:01 PM

24 killed in Bangladesh road accident
Dhaka, Dec 28 (Xinhua) Twenty-four people were killed and eight injured when a truck they were travelling in overturned into a roadside ditch Sunday morning in Bangladesh, the police said.

Sunday, December 28, 2008 12:06:51 PM

Indian beauty queens crown deepening ties with South Africa
Johannesburg, Dec 28 (IANS) Three Indians doing well in beauty pageants in South Africa crowned a year in which business, cultural and political ties between the two countries reached new heights.

Sunday, December 28, 2008 11:07:39 AM

Five security men killed in bomb blast outside Colombo
Colombo, Dec 28 (IANS) At least five Civil Defence Force personnel were killed and 13 wounded in a suspected suicide bomb explosion by the Tamil Tiger rebels on the outskirts of capital Colombo Sunday morning, defence sources here said.

Sunday, December 28, 2008 10:43:41 AM

Bomb blast on outskirts of Colombo
Colombo, Dec 28 (IANS) Suspected Tamil Tiger rebels carried out a bomb attack at Wattala on the outskirts of capital Colombo Sunday morning, defence sources here said.

Sunday, December 28, 2008 10:01:25 AM

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