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Paes-Melzer win Shanghai Masters doubles
Shanghai, Oct 17 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Jurgen Melzer of Austria Sunday claimed Shanghai Masters tennis men's doubles title with a 7-5, 4-6, 10-5 victory over Poland's Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 6:02:24 PM

125-year-old woman is oldest Chinese
Beijing, Oct 17 (IANS) A 125-year-old woman is China's oldest person, a media report said Sunday.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 5:49:40 PM

CWG: Pakistani wrestlers only saving grace for country
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Pakistani wrestlers who won two gold medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Delhi were the only saving grace for the country as it ranked a dismal 17th in the final medal tally of the mega event former players and the common people opined.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 5:39:05 PM

Iran will make no compromise: Ahmadinejad
Tehran, Oct 17 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Sunday welcomed the resumption of nuclear talks with world powers but reiterated that Iran would make no compromise whatsoever on its nuclear programmes.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 5:35:52 PM

NATO soldier, Afghan civilians killed in attacks
Kabul, Oct 17 (DPA) A NATO soldier was killed in a roadside bomb attack Sunday in southern Afghanistan, where two civilians were killed in similar blasts, officials said.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 5:19:44 PM

Murray rolls to Shanghai title at Federer's expense
Shanghai, Oct 17 (DPA) Andy Murray won the Shanghai Masters Sunday as he stunned Swiss Roger Federer 6-3, 6-2 to get his season back in the groove after months of poor form.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 5:19:43 PM

Indian army chief ignoring internal problems: Pakistani paper
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Indian army chief Gen. V.K. Singh's terming Pakistan and China as major threats 'hides the real danger posed to his country by the on-going open revolts in Indian-administered Kashmir and the northeast', an editorial in a Pakistani newspaper said Sunday.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 4:19:21 PM

27 killed in Karachi violence
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) At least 27 people were killed and over 60 injured in various incidents of violence that broke out Saturday night, hours ahead of the by-poll being held Sunday for an assembly seat in Karachi, capital of Pakistan's Sindh province.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 4:04:02 PM

Taliban trainer of suicide bombers still alive
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) The master trainer of suicide bombers and a key Taliban commander, Qari Hussain Mehsud, survived last week's drone attack that killed five suspected terrorists in Pakistan's northwest.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 3:54:00 PM

Somali pirates holding South Korean ship
Seoul, Oct 17 (DPA) Somali pirates have been holding a South Korean fishing vessel and its 43 crew for more than a week, after hijacking it off the East African coast, the foreign ministry said Sunday.

Sunday, October 17, 2010 3:06:47 PM

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