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Gaganjeet eyeing a win at Indonesian golf
Jakarta, Aug 26 (IANS) India's Gaganjeet Bhullar will be eyeing a win at the Pertamina Indonesia President Invitational golf tournament starting here Thursday.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 8:08:32 PM

Malaysia's opposition leader wins by landslide in by-election
Permatang Pauh (Malaysia), Aug 26 (DPA) Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim Tuesday won a landslide victory in a special by-election, marking his return to Parliament after 10 years.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 6:39:06 PM

Malaysian deputy PM quashes rumour of temple demolition
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 26 (IANS) Deputy Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak Tuesday dismissed a report alleging that a Hindu temple had been demolished in a Malaysian city.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 6:37:27 PM

Philippine Air Force plane crashes, debris found
Manila, Aug 26 (DPA) A Philippine Air Force C-130 cargo plane has crashed off a southern coastal village with nine people aboard, officials said Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 2:07:05 PM

Japanese aid worker, driver kidnapped in Afghanistan
Kabul, Aug 26 (DPA) A Japanese aid worker and his Afghan driver were kidnapped Tuesday in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar, the police said.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 1:37:01 PM

Blast in China chemical plant kills four
Nanning (China), Aug 26 (Xinhua) At least four people were killed and about 44 injured in an explosion at a chemical plant in southwestern China Tuesday morning, officials said.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 1:36:15 PM

Bank of India applies to open in Cambodia
Phnom Penh, Aug 26 (DPA) Cambodia has welcomed an initial application by the Bank of India to open in Phnom Penh, local media reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 1:23:49 PM

Protesters seize state TV station in Thailand
Bangkok, Aug 26 (Xinhua) Anti-government protesters stormed into a state-run TV channel and forced it to halt broadcasting Tuesday, while a mass rally was assembling here to mount pressure on the Thai government to resign.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 1:21:47 PM

Indonesia cancels tsunami warning
Jakarta, Aug 26 (DPA) Indonesia cancelled the tsunami warning it issued after a 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck parts of the western tip of Java and southern Sumatra province of Lampung Tuesday morning.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 12:00:25 PM

Blast in chemical plant in China, casualties unknown
Nanning (China), Aug 26 (Xinhua) An explosion occurred in a chemical plant in southwest China Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of casualty, officials said.

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 11:35:46 AM

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