Kuala Lumpur, Jan 30 (DPA) Hundreds of thousands of devotees celebrated the Hindu festival of Thaipusam Saturday, climbing steep steps to seek divine blessings at a cave temple near Kuala Lumpur.
Saturday, January 30, 2010 1:57:56 PM
Dhaka, Jan 29 (IANS) Efforts were on to bring back to Bangladesh six fugitive killers of the country's founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a minister said.
Friday, January 29, 2010 3:22:29 PM
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 29 (IANS) A 48-year-old Indian was Friday sentence to death by the Malaysian High Court which convicted him of drug trafficking.
Friday, January 29, 2010 3:17:57 PM
Seoul, Jan 29 (IANS) North Korea fired artillery shells inside South Korean territory off the west coast of the Yellow Sea, a military official said Thursday.
Friday, January 29, 2010 2:11:43 PM
Beijing, Jan 29 (DPA) China hopes its largest ever winter Olympic sports team will achieve a breakthrough next month in Vancouver and make progress towards emulating the success of the nation's summer Olympians, state media said Friday.
Friday, January 29, 2010 2:08:52 PM
Hong Kong, Jan 29 (DPA) A Hong Kong woman was tricked out of 1.5 million Hong Kong dollars ($190,000) and duped into sex by a man believed to be part of syndicate of mainland Chinese conmen posing as Taoist masters, a court report said Friday.
Friday, January 29, 2010 1:10:26 PM
Buenos Aires, Jan 29 (IANS/EFE) Argentina has disclosed the secrets of the 'dirty war' waged against the left by the country's military regime 1976-83.
Friday, January 29, 2010 12:08:53 PM
Tokyo, Jan 29 (DPA) The Japanese jobless rate fell to 5.1 percent in December from 5.2 percent in November, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said Friday.
Friday, January 29, 2010 9:02:38 AM
Zamboanga City (Philippines), Jan 29 (DPA) Two improvised bombs exploded Friday in a southern Philippine city, but no injuries were reported, a police report said.
Friday, January 29, 2010 8:54:35 AM
Beijing, Jan 28 (IANS) In order to meet the increasing demand of bullet trains for enhancing China's high-speed rail transport system, the country's passenger train manufacturing firm Thursday said it will double its production capacity in 2010.
Thursday, January 28, 2010 10:41:50 PM
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