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China ready to resume human rights dialogue with US
Beijing, Feb 26 (Xinhua) China is ready to resume human rights dialogue with the US, Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said here Tuesday after talks with visiting Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 5:59:56 PM

China greets Cuba's new leader Raul Castro
Beijing, Feb 26 (Xinhua) China Tuesday congratulated Cuba's new leader Raul Castro, the younger brother of Fidel Castro who stepped down last week after 49 years in power.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 5:46:39 PM

Poor sanitation kills over 200,000 kids a year in East Asia
Bali (Indonesia), Feb 26 (Xinhua) More than 200,000 children in East Asia die every year of water-borne diseases such as diarrhoea, half of them in Indonesia, a UN official said here Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 5:45:58 PM

Massive quakes again rattle Sumatra in Indonesia
Jakarta, Feb 26 (DPA) A series of strong earthquakes rattled the western coast of Indonesia's Sumatra island Tuesday, destroying dozens of houses, officials said.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 5:45:20 PM

New York Philharmonic plays in North Korea
Pyongyang, Feb 26 (DPA) The New York Philharmonic began an unprecedented concert Tuesday evening in communist, nuclear-armed North Korea.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 5:03:17 PM

China revises law to better protect disabled
Beijing, Feb 26 (Xinhua) Chinese lawmakers were convened Tuesday to discuss a draft amendment to the Law on Protection of the Disabled in an effort to better safeguard their rights and interests.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 4:56:23 PM

Sharath leads India to victory against Norway at World TT
Guangzhou (China), Feb 26 (IANS) Top paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal led India to another emphatic victory at the 49th World Table Tennis Championships Tuesday, blanking Norway 3-1 in their fourth round Group E encounter here.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 4:55:52 PM

Former Khmer Rouge jailer returns to Cambodian 'killing fields'
Phnom Penh, Feb 26 (DPA) The jailed former commandant of one of the Khmer Rouge's most notorious torture facilities returned to the 'killing fields' Tuesday to walk court officials through his alleged crimes under heavy security.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 3:43:08 PM

China hit by fresh snowstorm, eight killed in accident
Beijing, Feb 26 (Xinhua) Fresh snowstorm hit China, causing huge destruction and at least eight deaths.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 3:41:36 PM

Thailand speaker found guilty of election fraud
Bangkok, Feb 26 (Xinhua) Thailand's Election Commission (EC) Tuesday found the speaker of the house of representatives guilty of election fraud and decided to ask the Supreme Court to disqualify him.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 3:39:08 PM

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