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Last updated: Thursday, October 02, 2014 5:36:12 AM

Singapore man charged with attacking Indian-origin bouncer
Singapore, Oct 1 (IANS) A man was charged Wednesday with attacking a part-time Indian origin bouncer in a night club in Singapore.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 2:48:04 PM

Indian women's hockey team win bronze
Incheon, Oct 1 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team defeated Japan 2-1 in the 3rd-4th position play-off to clinch the Asian Games bronze medal at the Seonhak Hockey Stadium here Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 2:32:16 PM

Indian woman charged with fraud in Singapore
Singapore, Oct 1 (IANS) An Indian origin woman in Singapore Wednesday was charged with misappropriating a whopping $1.7 million from her former employer.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 2:30:04 PM

Six civilians injured in third Afghan blast
Kabul, Oct 1 (IANS) At least six civilians were injured Wednesday in a bomb blast which targeted a police van in Afghanistan's Kunduz city.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 2:08:03 PM

Indian men's spikers lose to Japan in Asiad quarters
Incheon, Oct 1 (IANS) A valiant Indian men's volleyball team faltered in the last two sets to lose to Japan in the quarter-finals of the 17th Asian Games at the Songnim Gymnasium here Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 1:42:12 PM

Mary Kom punches her way to Asiad gold
Incheon, Oct 1 (IANS) India's M.C. Mary Kom punched her way to India's first women's boxing gold in Asian Games, defeating Kazakhstan's Zhaina Shekerbekova in the flyweight (48-51kg) final here Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 1:16:10 PM

Seven killed in Afghanistan suicide bombings
Kabul, Oct 1 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and 19 injured Wednesday after two separate suicide bomb attacks targeted army vehicles in the capital city of Kabul.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 12:34:03 PM

Japan volcano eruption toll mounts to 43
Tokyo, Oct 1 (IANS) The recovery of seven more bodies Wednesday has brought the total number of those dead to 43 following Mount Ontake's volcanic eruption, which occurred Sep 27.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 11:58:04 AM

Mary Kom strikes Asiad boxing gold
Incheon, Oct 1 (IANS) India's M.C. Mary Kom clinched the gold medal in the women's flyweight (48-51kg) boxing competition of the 17th Asian Games here Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 11:52:18 AM

'Hong Kong must capitalise on one country, two systems'
Hong Kong, Oct 1 (IANS) Hong Kong chief executive C.Y. Leung Wednesday said that in order to sustain its development, the region must capitalise on the combined advantages of the "one country and two systems" approach.

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 11:44:03 AM

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