Beijing, April 6 (Xinhua) Phnom Penh: Cambodia strongly opposes any attempts and actions aiming to interrupt the Olympic Games to be held in Beijing, Prime Minister Hun Sen has said. 'I once ordered Minister of Interior to stop a ceremony that some people planned in Phnom Penh against the Olympic Games,' he said at a road construction ceremony in Preah Vihear province Saturday.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 12:59:33 PM
Mexico City: Mexican women soccer team's coach Beijing, April 6 (Xinhua) Leonardo Cuellar has said that his team is aiming to earn a ticket to the Beijing Olympics and it started off well by defeating Jamaica 8-1 in a Pre-Olympic tournament.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 12:57:47 PM
Beijing, April 6 (Xinhua) Hangzhou: The Chinese national rowing team members got a boost as they advanced into the finals of the 2008 Spring China National Rowing Championships. Xu Dongxiang, gold medallist at the 2006 World Rowing Championships, continued her good performance from heat to semi-final as she won a ticket to the final of the two-kilometre lightweight women's single sculls Saturday.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 12:55:19 PM
Beijing, April 6 (Xinhua) Chinese President Hu Jintao and other senior leaders took part in a voluntary tree planting activity at the Olympic Forest Park here ahead of the Olympic Games in August. In all, about two million Beijingers participated.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 12:54:44 PM
Hong Kong, April 6 (DPA) China has stopped issuing multiple-entry visas to foreigners travelling from Hong Kong until after the Olympics, a news report said Sunday.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 12:46:51 PM
Colombo, April 6 (IANS) A Sri Lankan cabinet minister who was a confidant of President Mahinda Rajapaksa was among 12 people killed outside Colombo Sunday morning in a powerful blast blamed on a suspected Tamil Tiger suicide bomber.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 12:15:30 PM
Ashgabat, April 6 (IANS) By a happy circumstance, Mohammed Afzal, the Indian ambassador here, could be said to have Turkmen 'roots'.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 10:26:10 AM
Islamabad, April 6 (DPA) Pakistan's electricity production was nearly 3,000 megawatts short of demand in March. The country made up the difference by turning off lights, and everything else, for several hours a day.
Sunday, April 06, 2008 8:17:50 AM
Beijing, April 5 (Xinhua) Boycott has been taken out from our dictionary long time ago and there will be no boycott in any Olympic Games, said Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) president Mario Vazquez Rana here Saturday.
Saturday, April 05, 2008 10:12:08 PM
Beijing, April 5 (Xinhua) China's output of motor vehicles ranked the third in the world after Japan and the US in 2007, according to statistics from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM).
Saturday, April 05, 2008 10:11:08 PM
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