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India beat Malaysia to win Azlan Shah Cup hockey
Ipoh (Malaysia), April 12 (IANS) India beat hosts Malaysia 3-1 to win the Azlan Shah Cup hockey here Sunday.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 6:10:22 PM

Thai premier declares emergency, escapes mob attack
Bangkok, April 12 (DPA) Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva declared a state of emergency in Bangkok Sunday to quell anti-government protests that forced the cancellation of a major Asian summit the previous day.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 4:11:00 PM

Afghan, coalition forces kill 22 insurgents in Afghanistan
Kabul, April 12 (DPA) The police chief of Afghanistan's restive southern Zabul province claimed Sunday that Afghan forces backed by US-led coalition air support killed 22 suspected insurgents in the country's volatile southern region.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 2:35:45 PM

Emergency declared in Bangkok
Bangkok, April 12 (DPA) Thailand's government Sunday declared a state of emergency in Bangkok after arresting a leader who led protests that forced the cancellation of a key ASEAN summit the day before.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 1:42:50 PM

Malaysian Indian Congress may pull out of government: Report
Kuala Lumpur, April 12 (IANS) Unhappy over being given the same portfolios again in the government under Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak, the Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) may withdraw from the ministry, media reports suggested.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 10:38:50 AM

Taiwan man sentenced for selling 'cursed' house
Taipei, April 12 (DPA) A Taiwan man has been sentenced to eight months' imprisonment for selling a house without telling the buyer that someone had committed suicide there, a newspaper said Sunday.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 4:19:25 AM

India beat Pakistan to enter Azlan Shah hockey final
Ipoh (Malaysia), April 11 (IANS) Skipper Sandeep Singh scored a brace to lead India into the final of the Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament with a 2-1 win over arch-rivals Pakistan here Saturday.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 8:10:00 PM

Singapore likely venue in Japan's bid for Rugby World Cup
Singapore, April 11 (DPA) Japan is to bid for hosting the 2015 and 2019 Rugby World Cups with a proposal to play the matches in 10 Japanese cities as well as Singapore and Hong Kong, according to a report in the Straits Times Saturday.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 4:45:16 PM

ASEAN summit cancelled after protests in Thailand
Pattaya (Thailand), April 11 (DPA) Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva Saturday suffered the major embarrassment of having to postpone a summit of the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) with its dialogue partners, after it was sabotaged by anti-government protests.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 3:13:39 PM

'Cross-border crime up after Bangladesh Rifles mutiny'
Dhaka, April 11 (IANS) Cross-border movement of criminals, and trafficking of illicit goods including small arms 'increased alarmingly' in the days following February's mutiny by troopers of the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR), according to an internal security report.

Saturday, April 11, 2009 1:51:32 PM

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