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Woman poisons 19 children in China
Beijing, Dec 21 (IANS) As many as 19 primary school pupils in China had to be hospitalised after they consumed yoghurt, allegedly poisoned and delivered to them by a woman two days ago, authorities said Friday.

Saturday, December 21, 2013 4:42:17 AM

Two killed, 14 injured in Pakistan blast
Islamabad, Dec 20 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 14 injured in a bomb blast in Pakistan's port city of Karachi Friday evening, a media report said.

Friday, December 20, 2013 10:48:03 PM

Don't certify Indian films, says Pakistani court
Islamabad, Dec 20 (IANS) A Pakistani court Friday restrained the censor board from issuing certificates for the exhibition of Indian films in the country, a media report said.

Friday, December 20, 2013 7:30:04 PM

GMR, IFC to develop hydro-power project in Nepal
Kathmandu, Dec 20 (IANS) GMR Energy Limited, the energy arm of Indian infrastructure major GMR Group, has signed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, to jointly develop the 600 MW Upper Marsyangdi-II hydro-power project in Nepal.

Friday, December 20, 2013 6:52:17 PM

Former Chinese political advisor jailed for taking bribes
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS) A former political advisor in Shenzhen city was sentenced to 14 years in jail Friday for taking bribes and possessing illegal weapons by a court in China's Guangdong province.

Friday, December 20, 2013 6:28:04 PM

10 killed in Iraq attacks
Baghdad, Dec 20 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed Friday and 15 others injured in attacks in Iraq, police said.

Friday, December 20, 2013 6:00:09 PM

Young Pakistani cricketer dies while batting
Sukkur (Pakistan), Dec 20 (IANS) A promising 22-year-old cricketer, Zulfiqar Bhatti, died after being hit on the chest while batting during the Begum Khursheed Memorial Twenty20 tournament here in Pakistan's Sindh province.

Friday, December 20, 2013 5:46:15 PM

52 Indian workers repatriated from Singapore
Singapore, Dec 20 (IANS) Fifty three foreign workers, 52 of them Indians, have been repatriated and will not be allowed to enter Singapore again for their alleged involvement in the Dec 8 riots in the city-state.

Friday, December 20, 2013 5:40:05 PM

Indian dam will affect Neelum-Jhelum project: Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 20 (IANS) The construction of the Kishanganga project by India in Jammu and Kashmir will result in 14 percent decrease in the flow of water for Pakistan's Neelum-Jhelum hydroelectric project, the Pakistan Senate was informed.

Friday, December 20, 2013 5:00:05 PM

Maldives to replace foreign workers with locals
Male, Dec 20 (IANS) The Maldives government is looking to replace a large number of expatriate workers within a year in order to promote jobs for citizens, a media report said.

Friday, December 20, 2013 5:00:04 PM

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