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G-8 to discuss ways to halve greenhouse gas by 2050
Tokyo, May 24 (DPA) Environmental ministers from eight nations were in the western Japanese city of Kobe Saturday for a three-day meeting to discuss measures to fight climate change.

Saturday, May 24, 2008 7:54:28 AM

Unprecedented wave of help for quake victims sweeps China
Beijing, May 24 (DPA) The recent earthquake in southwestern China's Sichuan province has triggered an unprecedented wave of readiness to help from across the country.

Saturday, May 24, 2008 7:37:45 AM

China, Russia agree on billion-dollar n-deal
Beijing, May 23 (DPA) Russia and China during a visit by Russia's new President Dmitry Medvedev to China Friday signed a billion-dollar deal to cooperate in building an uranium enrichment plant.

Friday, May 23, 2008 10:32:42 PM

China, Russia seek balanced economic globalization
Beijing, May 23 (Xinhua) China and Russia Friday expressed their readiness to push forward the development of economic globalization towards a balanced, universally beneficial and win-win direction.

Friday, May 23, 2008 10:31:55 PM

Russia, China favour peaceful end to North Korea n-issue
Beijing, May 23 (RIA Novosti) Russia and China Friday voiced their support for a peaceful solution to the North Korean nuclear issue and urged all parties involved in the negotiation process to continue their dialogue.

Friday, May 23, 2008 9:07:28 PM

No radiation leaks in China's quake zone: Official
Beijing, May 23 (Xinhua) No radiation leaks have been detected in the nuclear facilities in southwest China's quake-hit zone, but 15 radiation 'sources' are still inaccessible, the government said Friday.

Friday, May 23, 2008 8:11:30 PM

Russia, China denounce US global missile defence plans
Beijing, May 23 (RIA Novosti) China and Russia Friday denounced the US moves to establish a global missile defence system, saying the plans threaten the global strategic balance.

Friday, May 23, 2008 8:08:07 PM

Myanmar allows detained Suu Kyi to vote at home
Yangon, May 23 (DPA) Myanmar authorities Friday allowed opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to cast an 'advance vote' at her home, where she has been under house arrest for the past five years, in a national referendum designed to consolidate the military's power.

Friday, May 23, 2008 4:12:49 PM

Russia's Sukhoi to cooperate with China
Beijing, May 23 (RIA Novosti) Russia's Sukhoi aircraft manufacturer is ready to cooperate with China in civilian aircraft development projects, the company said Friday.

Friday, May 23, 2008 3:48:59 PM

Malaysian girls' uniform encourages rape comment sparks debate
Kuala Lumpur, May 23 (IANS) A Malaysian student body's statement that the uniform worn by girls in government-run schools encourages 'rape and pre-marital sex' has triggered a nationwide debate on social mores.

Friday, May 23, 2008 3:28:49 PM

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