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China's industrial production slows in October
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) China's industrial output grew by 13.2 percent year-on-year in October, down from September's 13.8-percent growth, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 2:14:48 PM

Jeev aiming to dislodge compatriot Chowrasia from top of Asian Tour
Singapore, Nov 9 (IANS) Thongchai Jaidee and Jeev Milkha Singh, two of Asia's golfing stalwarts, plan to dislodge S.S.P. Chowrasia from the summit of the Asian Tour's Order of Merit at the $6 million Barclays Singapore Open which starts on Thursday.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 2:05:18 PM

China's retail sales up in October
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) China's retail sales jumped 17.2 percent year-on-year to reach 1.65 trillion yuan (about $260 billion) in October, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 12:26:57 PM

South Korea's jobless rate drops in October
Seoul, Nov 9 (IANS) South Korea's jobless rate dropped to 2.9 percent in October as the number of people employed grew at the fastest pace in 17 months, a government report showed Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 12:23:46 PM

Sikh pilgrims visit Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 9 (IANS) About 8,000 Sikh pilgrims from all over the world have congregated in Pakistan's Punjab province to mark the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 11:28:11 AM

Pakistan, Russia keen for currency swap agreement
Islamabad, Nov 9 (IANS) Pakistan and Russia are keen to speed up work on the proposed Free Trade Agreement and currency swap arrangement to boost bilateral trade and further strengthen their economic ties.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 11:22:08 AM

Gilani condemns murder of three Hindu doctors
Islamabad, Nov 9 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has strongly condemned the killing of three doctor brothers belonging to the Hindu community and directed that the culprits be brought to book.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 11:17:21 AM

Pakistan seeks cooperation with countries in South Asia
Islamabad, Nov 9 (IANS) Pakistan has reiterated its commitment to regional cooperation under SAARC during a meeting held in Maldives.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 11:04:05 AM

China jails eight for selling fake sex pills
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) Eight members of a counterfeit ring in China have been jailed for producing and selling fake Viagra and other sex pills across the country, officials said.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 9:28:07 AM

Ahmadinejad asks IAEA to report US atomic weapons
Tehran, Nov 9 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has called on the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to issue a report on the atomic arsenal of the US, the Fars news agency reported.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011 7:34:40 AM

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