Beijing, Oct 22 (IANS) The Chinese economy expanded 8.9 percent year on year in the third quarter of this year, and 7.7 percent year on year in the first nine months, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said here Thursday.
Thursday, October 22, 2009 9:41:32 AM
New Delhi/Beijing, Oct 21 (IANS) Amid verbal sparring between their countries over issues like border dispute, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Chinese counterpart Wen Jiabao will meet on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit in Thailand later this week.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 8:12:43 PM
Seoul, Oct 21 (DPA) The danger posed by North Korea has grown as it develops its nuclear and missile programmes and engages in proliferation, US Defence Secretary Robert Gates said Wednesday on a visit to South Korea.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 3:42:53 PM
Kabul, Oct 21 (IANS) Incumbent president Hamid Karzai's main rival Abdullah Abdullah Wednesday ruled out the possibility of forming a coalition government, saying this is not the solution to the country's problems, Xinhua reported.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 1:02:42 PM
Zhengzhou (China), Oct 21 (IANS) Public sentiments took a dramatic turn in China two weeks after lottery officials announced the country's biggest ever jackpot win worth more than $52 million, Xinhua reported.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 11:30:07 AM
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Oct 21 (IANS) India's Rahil Gangjee has topped the qualifiers to earn a berth into the main UBS Hong Kong Open tournament next month.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 11:02:07 AM
Tokyo, Oct 21 (DPA) Suzuki is unveiling a Swift with a Plug-In hybrid and a Suzuki SX4-FCW hydrogen drive under the slogan: 'Small Cars for a Big Future' at the Tokyo Motor Show .
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 10:01:38 AM
Singapore, Oct 21 (DPA) Singapore Wednesday urged the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to stay on track with integration efforts so that the region could boom along with China and India.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 10:01:27 AM
Kabul, Oct 20 (DPA) Afghan President Hamid Karzai announced Tuesday that he failed to win an outright election victory in the first round of voting and accepted the results requiring a second round that will be held on Nov 7.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 8:31:06 PM
Changchun, Oct 20 (IANS) The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) has declared that the country's production of automobiles since the beginning of 2009 hit 10 million units Tuesday, Xinhua reported.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 7:29:47 PM
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