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Pakistan Army is pro-democracy, assures Gilani
Islamabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Rejecting the notion of any clash between the government and army or judiciary, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said the army as well as the judiciary are pro-democracy.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 11:02:53 AM

Mexican rock group performs in Paraguay
Asuncion, Dec 18 (IANS/EFE) Mexican rockers Mana thrilled a crowd here with a spectacle of sound and light in the band''s first concert in Paraguay since 2007.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 10:38:46 AM

Iran to put captured foreign drones on display
Tehran, Dec 18 (IANS) Foreign spy drones captured by Iran, that reportedly include four Israeli and three US aircraft, will be put on display, Mehr news agency reported. Latest ''domestically-manufactured electronic warfare equipment'' will also be shown.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 10:11:46 AM

Earliest Chinese version of Quran found in China
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) An earliest Chinese version of the holy Quran, a handwritten copy completed in 1912, has been found by Muslim culture researchers in China''s northwestern Gansu province.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 9:28:21 AM

Iran to decide downed US drone''s fate
Tehran, Dec 18 (IANS) Iran''s foreign minister Ali-Akbar Salehi has said that the fate of the downed US spy drone would be decided by the country and rejected the US request of returning the drone.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 8:12:48 AM

Philippines typhoon toll rises to 327
Manila, Dec 18 (IANS) At least 327 people have died and 274 are missing following Saturday''s tropical storm in Philippines that caused flooding in Mindanao island and affected over 100,000 people, Xinhua reported citing an official statement Sunday.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 7:55:38 AM

23 suffer burns in China plant blast
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) As many as 23 workers were injured after an explosion occurred at a factory in China''s Shanghai city Saturday, the Shanghai municipal government stated.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 5:03:24 AM

Two killed, 21 hurt in China road accident
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 21 injured in southwest China''s Guizhou province Saturday after a bus collided with a truck, said a traffic police official.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 4:04:52 AM

Four people killed in Iraq attacks
Baghdad, Dec 18 (IANS) At least four people were killed and two wounded in Iraq Saturday during bomb blast and shooting incidents.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 2:59:39 AM

12,000 fugitive killing suspects held in China
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) Police in China have arrested 12,000 runaway suspected killers during a campaign launched just over six months ago, said Ministry of Public Security in an official statement.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 2:28:33 AM

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