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Israel to blame if talks fail: Abbas
Ramallah, Aug 30 (IANS) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Sunday warned Israel would foil peace talks to be resumed Sept 2 if it continued expansion of settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem.

Monday, August 30, 2010 5:09:54 AM

Bomb blast kills two soldiers in Pakistan
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) At least two security personnel were killed and several others injured Sunday morning in a bomb blast in northwest Pakistan.

Monday, August 30, 2010 12:58:47 AM

NATO oil tankers destroyed by militants in Pakistan
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) At least four NATO supply oil tankers were completely destroyed by militants Sunday near Torkham in northwest of Pakistan.

Monday, August 30, 2010 12:36:26 AM

Execution of Iranian woman for adultry on hold
Tehran, Aug 29 (IANS) The Human Rights Headquarters of the Iranian Judiciary said Sunday that the death sentence awarded to a woman for adultery is final, but has been put on hold for the time being.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 11:02:48 PM

Enemy spies active in universities: Iran
Tehran, Aug 29 (IANS) Spy agencies of several 'enemy' countries are striving hard to infiltrate and influence Iran's academic centres, Minister of Science, Research, and Technology Kamran Daneshjoo said Sunday.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 10:02:13 PM

India fined for slow over rate
Dambulla, Aug 29 (IANS) India was fined for its slow over rate in the final of the tri-nation ODI cricket series against Sri Lanka here Saturday.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 6:43:48 PM

Two dead, thousands flee as volcano erupts in Indonesia
Jakarta, Aug 29 (DPA) At least two people died and thousands were evacuated Sunday after a volcano on the Indonesian island of Sumatra erupted for the first time in 400 years, shooting black smoke and ash as high as 1,500 metres into the sky.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 6:28:00 PM

Nepalese media group targets Indian ventures
Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) The smear campaign by a section of Nepal's disgruntled media against Indian joint ventures intensified Sunday with fierce new propaganda that also targeted the Indian embassy in Kathmandu.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 5:18:17 PM

'US should stop scaring foreign aid workers in Pakistan'
Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) America must stop 'scaring' foreign volunteers working to aid the flood victims in Pakistan by raising the possibility of terrorist attacks on them, an editorial in a Pakistani newspaper said Sunday.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 5:13:31 PM

North Korean leader unexpectedly stays in China: Report
Seoul, Aug 29 (DPA) North Korean leader Kim Jong Il appeared to be visiting a third area in China Sunday, South Korea's Yonhap New Agency reported.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 4:24:12 PM

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