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Pakistan army chief, PM discuss national security
Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) Pakistan''s powerful army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani discussed matters of national security with Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani following a NATO airstrike that left two dozen Pakistan Army soldiers dead late last month.

Saturday, December 10, 2011 11:24:16 AM

I am fine, will return to Pakistan soon: Zardari
Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has said that he is completely alright and will return to Pakistan soon. A television anchor who spoke to him quoted the president as saying that many of his enemies do not want him to return to his country.

Saturday, December 10, 2011 11:13:50 AM

NATO attack inquiry to end early: US tells Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) The US has reassured Pakistan of an ''early conclusion'' of the investigation into the NATO air strike on two Pakistan Army border posts which killed 24 Pakistani soldiers, the foreign ministry said here.

Saturday, December 10, 2011 8:56:56 AM

Toxic fumes kill six in China tunnel
Beijing, Dec 10 (IANS) Six workers suffocated to death after inhaling toxic smoke in an under-construction railway tunnel in China''s Chongqing city, authorities said.

Saturday, December 10, 2011 4:27:54 AM

World''s largest medicinal botanic garden in China
Beijing, Dec 9 (IANS) A medicinal botanical garden in southwest China has been confirmed by Guinness World Records as the largest of its kind in the world, a garden official said Friday.

Friday, December 09, 2011 5:54:39 PM

China wants global help in intellectual property protection
Beijing, Dec 9 (IANS) China has called for international cooperation in a pro-active and constructive manner in creating a favourable global environment for intellectual property (IP) protection.

Friday, December 09, 2011 5:41:39 PM

Zardari suffers bleeding in brain, may go to London
Islamabad, Dec 9 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari, who left Pakistan Tuesday after suffering a stroke that caused bleeding in the brain and facial paralysis, will continue to be in Dubai for over two weeks and may even go to London for further treatment, said media reports.

Friday, December 09, 2011 5:18:16 PM

Five suspended for sleeping at meeting in China
Beijing, Dec 9 (IANS) Five officials in China''s Shanxi province have been suspended for reading newspapers or dozing off during a meeting, authorities said Friday.

Friday, December 09, 2011 4:13:10 PM

China shuts over 200 microblogs for pornography
Beijing, Dec 9 (IANS) China has shut down 206 microblogs for distributing pornographic and vulgar content.

Friday, December 09, 2011 4:12:56 PM

''Zardari suffers brain bleed, facial paralysis''
Islamabad, Dec 9 (IANS) Asif Ali Zardari had suffered a mild stroke that caused bleeding in the brain and facial paralysis, a media report said Friday, even as the Pakistani president''s office insisted his health was improving and he was ''stable, comfortable and resting'' in a Dubai hospital.

Friday, December 09, 2011 2:27:46 PM

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