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Female suicide bomber kills 42 in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 25 (DPA) A suspected female suicide bomber detonated her explosives among a group of people receiving supplies from a UN food distribution centre in Pakistan's tribal region Saturday, killing at least 42 people, an official said.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 11:23:58 AM

Suicide bomber kills 30 in northwest Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 25 (DPA) A suicide bomber detonated his explosives among a group of people receiving supplies from a UN food distribution centre in Pakistan's tribal region Saturday, killing at least 30 people, a government official said.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 10:59:43 AM

Pakistan observes Jinnah's birth anniversary Saturday
Islamabad, Dec 25 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday celebrates the 134th birth anniversary of the nation's founder, Mohammad Ali Jinnah.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 10:32:39 AM

Five killed in blast at Pakistan checkpoint
Islamabad, Dec 25 (DPA) At least five people were killed in a bomb blast at a security post in Pakistan's tribal region near the Afghan border Saturday, a government official said.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 10:18:30 AM

Six killed in Dhaka factory fire
Dhaka, Dec 25 (IANS) Six people were killed and several injured in a fire at a mosquito coil factory in Dhaka, officials said Saturday.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 9:01:34 AM

Israel braces for tourist influx on Christmas
Jerusalem, Dec 25 (IANS) Israel has made all arrangements to provide easy access to its religious places and ensure full security of around 90,000 tourists who are expected to visit the country on Christmas this year.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 8:55:43 AM

Bomb explodes in Philippines church
Manila, Dec 25 (DPA) An improvised bomb exploded Saturday at the roof of a Catholic church in the southern Philippines, injuring six people attending a Christmas Day mass, a regional military spokesman said.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 8:49:53 AM

Israeli airstrike leaves three wounded in Gaza
Gaza, Dec 25 (DPA) Israeli warplanes carried out three airstrikes late Friday against targets in the Gaza Strip, medical staff and witnesses said.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 5:35:56 AM

Thousands flock to Bethlehem for Christmas festivities
Bethlehem (West Bank), Dec 25 (DPA) Thousands of Christian faithful from around the world converged Friday on Bethlehem to celebrate Christmas in the town where, according to the Biblical account, Jesus was born.

Saturday, December 25, 2010 1:48:25 AM

Pakistan owes $53 bn foreign debt
Islamabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Pakistan is under the burden of more than $53 billion foreign debt despite the repayment of over $6 billion in the last three years.

Friday, December 24, 2010 7:50:14 PM

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