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Maharashtra cops explain terror suspect's absence
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Maharashtra Police told a Delhi court Tuesday that it could not present on May 29 suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Qateel Mohammed Jaffer Siddiqui, found murdered in Pune jail June 8, because he was required for a legal process in a Pune court.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 9:39:31 PM

Pakistan issues guidelines on exporting conventional arms
Islamabad, July 3 (IANS) Pakistan has promulgated guidelines on the export of conventional arms and ammunition, the foreign ministry said Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 9:38:01 PM

Bangladeshi leader accused of killing 57 during 1971 war
Dhaka, July 3 (IANS) Abdul Quader Mollah of Bangladesh's Jamaat-e-Islami party has been accused of plotting the deaths of at least 57 people in Dhaka during the 1971 war of liberation.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 7:27:02 PM

Police salary van attacked in Pakistan
Islamabad, July 3 (IANS) One policeman was killed Tuesday when a police van carrying a large amount of money meant to be distributed as salary for jail personnel was attacked in Pakistan's Faisalabad city, Geo News reported.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 7:13:42 PM

Advani has mixed luck in World snooker
Bangkok, July 3 (IANS) India's Pankaj Advani remained in contention for a berth in the knock-out phase as he beat Thailand's Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 5-4 for his second win, but later in the day, went down 2-5 to England's Andrew Higginson in Group E matches of the SangSom 6-Red World snooker championship here Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 6:04:42 PM

India eves in semis of Junior Asia Cup hockey
Bangkok, July 3 (IANS) India rallied from a goal down to beat Malaysia 2-1 in its final league match here Tuesday and booked a semi-final berth in the Junior Women's Asia Cup Hockey Championship.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 5:10:23 PM

Taliban using kids as suicide bombers in Afghanistan
Kabul, July 3 (IANS) The arrest of two children and a teenager with bombs and remote-controlled devices in Afganistan's former Taliban stronghold of Kandahar has sparked fears that the militant outfit could be training more children as suicide bombers.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 4:44:23 PM

China mulls shark fin ban at official banquets
Beijing, July 3 (IANS) Shark fin soup, considered a delicacy and a social status symbol in China, may no longer be served at official banquets as Beijing plans to issue new guidelines banning the seafood in an attempt to protect the endangered marine creature.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 4:30:46 PM

Chinese man stabs wife, two couples to death
Shanghai, July 3 (IANS) A Chinese man stabbed to death his wife and two other couples, all relatives, following a family dispute here, police said.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 4:30:36 PM

Phones to beat computers for surfing net in China
Beijing, July 3 (IANS) The number of Chinese people accessing internet on cell phones will exceed those doing so on computers in the next two to three years, experts have predicted.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 4:17:11 PM

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