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Suspended Aamer features in practice match
Karachi, Jan 25 (IANS) Suspended fast bowler Mohammed Aamer created another stir by featuring in a practice match at Rawalpindi's international cricket stadium Monday and that too under a coach employed by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 1:50:16 PM

Vigilante justice haunts Pakistani women, says daily
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Vigilante justice is haunting women in Pakistan, a leading daily said Tuesday adding: 'Aside from violating human rights, these are blatantly extrajudicial actions that cannot go unpunished in any society that claims to value law and order.'

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 1:41:40 PM

PTC India's mega deal to buy Nepal power grounded
Kathmandu, Jan 25 (IANS) An initial power purchase agreement signed almost seven years ago between PTC India Ltd, a leading provider of power trading solutions in India, and Nepal's biggest hydropower project in the private sector has been grounded, due to the protracted turmoil in the country.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 1:32:34 PM

Ethnic Indians among candidates for Malaysian poll
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 25 (IANS) Several ethnic Indians figure among the candidates nominated by the Malaysian Civil Liberties Movement (MCLM) for the 13th general election.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 12:52:47 PM

More Sikh trainers for Malaysia's National Service
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 25 (IANS) Malaysian authorities have said they would involve more Sikh trainers for the National Service (NS) programme after a Sikh youth complained that his hair had been cut while he was asleep.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 12:52:10 PM

Book row: Malaysian government to talk to MIC leaders
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 25 (IANS) The Malaysian government will talk to Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) leaders this week to resolve the controversy over a school text book that has references to the caste system among the Hindus, a minister said.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 12:46:10 PM

Gadkari shown how China manages its party cadres
Guangzhou (China), Jan 25 (IANS) Nitin Gadkari, the first Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president to visit China, evinced keen interest Tuesday in how the all-powerful Communist Party of China (CPC) strengthened management of its party cadres.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 12:23:46 PM

Nepal mulls options as government formation deadline looms
Kathmandu, Jan 25 (IANS) As a presidential deadline for the formation of a new government loomed closer, Nepal's warring parties failed to reach an agreement and began seeking options for the election of a new prime minister, after 16 bouts of futile voting.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 11:44:33 AM

Kolkata college readies red carpet for old boy - Nepal's president
Kathmandu, Jan 25 (IANS) On Friday, when Calcutta Medical College celebrates its 177th Foundation Day, the festivities will include laying out the red carpet for an old boy who rose to international fame: the first president of Nepal, Dr Ram Baran Yadav.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 11:14:41 AM

Unease after ex-official's death in Taliban captivity
Islamabad, Jan 25 (IANS/AKI) The death in captivity of former Pakistani intelligence official Sultan Amir Tarar almost a year after he was kidnapped by militants has caused unease among officials and the militants themselves, said a prominent analyst.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 10:38:51 AM

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