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Sri Lanka 91/1 against India at lunch
Galle (Sri Lanka), July 18 (IANS) Sri Lanka were 91 for one in their first innings at lunch on the first day of their first cricket Test against India at the Galle International Stadium here Sunday.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 12:19:00 PM

Child marriage common among Indian workers
Kuala Lumpur, July 18 (IANS) Child marriages are common among the Indian community in the rubber estates in Malaysia's Negri Sembilan state, a Hindu priest has said.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 10:55:58 AM

28 killed in China mine accident
Beijing, July 18 (IANS) At least 28 miners were killed when an underground cable caught fire inside a coal mine in China's Shaanxi province, officials said Sunday.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 8:23:56 AM

China may bid for 2026 FIFA World Cup
Beijing, July 18 (IANS) China may bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup, with officials saying that 'now is the best time'.

Sunday, July 18, 2010 2:42:19 AM

South Korea develops new long-range missile: Report
Seoul, July 17 (DPA) South Korea has developed a new medium-range cruise missile capable of hitting sites in North Korea and also parts of China, Japan and Russia, unconfirmed reports said Saturday.

Saturday, July 17, 2010 10:32:56 PM

China oil pipeline fire put out
Beijing, July 17 (IANS) A massive fire that engulfed a port in northeast China has been put out Saturday, 15 hours after some 2,000 firefighters were pressed into service to contain the inferno, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, July 17, 2010 7:43:12 PM

China executes gun trader
Beijing, July 17 (IANS) A man convicted of illegally making and selling firearms has been executed in eastern China, a media report said Saturday.

Saturday, July 17, 2010 7:09:34 PM

Toll in Philippine typhoon reaches 65
Manila, July 17 (DPA) The death toll from a deadly typhoon that pummelled the Philippines earlier in the week rose to 65 with dozens still missing, the government said Saturday.

Saturday, July 17, 2010 4:24:24 PM

40 arrested for Iran suicide bombings
Berlin, July 17 (DPA) Police have arrested 40 suspects over two bombings at a mosque in south-east Iran which killed 27 people and injured over 160, Fars news agency reported Saturday.

Saturday, July 17, 2010 2:15:39 PM

200 policemen assaulted in Beijing in 2010
Beijing, July 17 (IANS) Over 200 police officers were assaulted while on duty in Beijing in 2010, and most of the attackers were 'jobless and undereducated' people.

Saturday, July 17, 2010 8:37:49 AM

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