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Thailand defend ASEAN U-13 Cup football title (With Image)
Kuala Lumpur, July 15 (IANS) Thailand defended their title as they came from behind to beat Malaysia Yellow 2-1 in the final of the 4th edition of the Yamaha ASEAN Cup Under-13 tournament at the Petaling Jaya Stadium here Sunday.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 10:04:43 PM

Afghan education minister survives assassination bid
Kabul, July 15 (IANS/WAM) A day after an Afghan lawmaker was killed in a suicide blast, Higher Education Minister Obaidullah Obaid survived an assassination attempt Sunday after a bomb targeted his motorcade in the country's northern region.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 8:32:43 PM

'Iran foiled many bids to assassinate scientists'
Tehran, July 15 (IANS) Iran has thwarted a number of assassination plots aimed at killing its scientists, according to Iranian Intelligence Minister Heidar Moslehi.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 7:57:03 PM

In China, volunteer lawyers helping the poor
Beijing, July 15 (IANS)In a drive worth emulating by lawyers in other parts of the world, volunteer lawyers and law students have come forward in China to offer assistance to people living in poor regions of the country.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 7:55:33 PM

36 Indian pilgrims die in Nepal bus crash
Kathmandu/New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) At least 36 Indians were among 40 people killed Sunday when an overcrowded bus carrying Hindu pilgrims from India to a temple in Nepal veered off the road and fell into a deep canal, authorities in Delhi and Kathmandu said.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 7:13:23 PM

Viral illness kills 17, affects 35,000 in China
Beijing, July 15 (IANS) A hand, foot and mouth disease has killed 17 people and affected nearly 35,000 in China's Hunan province this June as high temperatures helped it to spread, the local authorities said Sunday.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 6:30:44 PM

Inmates set prison on fire in Turkey
Ankara, July 15 (IANS) Inmates of a prison in southeastern Turkey set ablaze their jail Sunday morning, local media reported.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 5:02:33 PM

35 pilgrims killed in Nepal bus accident
Kathmandu, July 15 (IANS) At least 35 pilgrims, most of them Indians, were killed and 12 injured in a road accident in western Nepal Sunday afternoon after their bus veered off the road and fell into a canal, police said.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 4:46:24 PM

Professional chess too hard, says Armenian GM
Tianjin (China), July 15 (IANS) Chess is too "hard" to be taken as a career, says leading Armenian Grand Master (GM) Vladimir Akopian.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 4:29:24 PM

Lippi confirms Conca stay
Guangzhou (China), July 15 (IANS) Guangzhou Evergrande coach Marcello Lippi has confirmed that Argentinean midfielder Dario Conca would stay with the team.

Sunday, July 15, 2012 4:25:54 PM

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