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PCB summons coach Waqar for probe in team rift
Karachi, May 30 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has cancelled the leave of its coach Waqar Younis, asking him to return home from Ireland and be part of a probe into reports of rift within the team management.

Monday, May 30, 2011 9:50:19 PM

China solves 5,600 bank card fraud cases
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) Chinese police have solved over 5,600 fraud cases related to bank cards since launching a nationwide crackdown in January, the ministry of public security said Monday.

Monday, May 30, 2011 9:48:52 PM

Chinese man commits suicide after killing own kids
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) A man committed suicide Monday after killing his son and daughter in a southern province in China, police said.

Monday, May 30, 2011 9:03:02 PM

Two killed in Iran army helicopter crash
Tehran, May 30 (IANS) A military helicopter crashed Monday in the central Iranian city of Isfahan, killing the pilot and co-pilot, a media report said.

Monday, May 30, 2011 8:46:54 PM

Sri Lankan sports minister sets up panel for Tharanga's dope case
Colombo, May 30 (IANS) Sri Lankan Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage Monday set up a three-member panel to investigate how opening batsman Upul Tharanga failed a dope test during the 2011 World Cup.

Monday, May 30, 2011 8:31:03 PM

Eight Pakistani soldiers get posthumous UN medals
Islamabad, May 30 (IANS) Eight Pakistani soldiers working with the UN Peacekeeping Force, who laid down their lives while on duty, have been awarded medals posthumously, a media report said here Monday.

Monday, May 30, 2011 8:20:07 PM

Karachi attack: Navy blames air force for poor security
Karachi, May 30 (IANS) The Pakistan Navy Monday blamed the air force for poor security conditions at a naval base in Karachi - where 14 people were killed in a deadly attack last week - saying the real target of the terrorists were the US-made P-3C Orion planes.

Monday, May 30, 2011 7:53:34 PM

Pakistani journalist goes missing
Islamabad, May 30 (IANS/AKI) The Pakistani correspondent of the Italian news agency AKI, who was abducted in 2006 by the Taliban, has gone missing since Sunday, officials said Monday.

Monday, May 30, 2011 7:45:19 PM

South African president arrives in Libya for peace talks
Tripoli, May 30 (IANS) South African President Jacob Zuma arrived in the Libyan capital Tripoli Monday for talks to end the conflict between long-time leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces and rebels, as calls mount for Gaddafi to step down, Al Jazeera reported.

Monday, May 30, 2011 6:37:53 PM

PML-Q women want Pakistan to talk with Taliban
Islamabad, May 30 (IANS) Pakistan should take a cue from Afghanistan and try to hold talks with the Taliban for restoring peace in the country, the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) women's wing said Monday.

Monday, May 30, 2011 5:30:17 PM

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