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11 Turkish generals held for 1997 coup
Ankara, May 10 (IANS) Police in Turkey Thursday detained 11 army generals - four retired and seven in service - for their alleged involvement in a coup in 1997, a media report said.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 10:23:01 PM

Two brothers killed in Ghaziabad
Ghaziabad, May 10 (IANS) Two brothers were murdered and four people from rival groups were injured Thursday in a clash in Ghaziabad, police said. Three people were arrested.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 10:18:01 PM

SC tells government to decide on Balakrishnan case
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday asked the government to take a decision on a representation seeking a presidential reference on allegations of misconduct against NHRC chairman K.G. Balakrishnan when he was the chief justice of India.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 9:43:21 PM

India clears $600-mn deal for air force trainers
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday gave the Indian Air Force to buy 75 basic trainer planes from a Swiss firm under a long due deal worth $640 million (Rs.2,900 crore), an official said.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 9:18:31 PM

Former CPI-M MP''s son shot dead in Bengal
Kolkata, May 10 (IANS) The son of a former Communist Party of India-Marxist MP was shot dead by unidentified assailants in West Bengal''s Burdwan district Thursday,police said.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 9:01:12 PM

BlackBerry phones of Haqqani, Ijaz to be tested
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) The BlackBerry handsets of former Pakistani envoy to US, Husain Haqqani and Pakistani-American businessman Mansoor Ijaz, the main characters involved in the memo scandal, will undergo forensic tests in London.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 8:05:21 PM

Junior Asia Cup: India beaten by Malaysia in semis
Malacca (Malaysia), May 10 (IANS) India lost 0-2 to Malaysia in the semi-final of the 7th Junior Men''s Asia Cup Hockey Tournament played at the MBM Hockey Stadium here Thursday.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 8:03:42 PM

Pakistan successfully tests Hatf III missile
Islamabad, May 10 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday successfully tested its short-range ballistic missile Hatf III or Ghaznavi, the military said.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 7:44:11 PM

Chinese teen jailed for setting girl ablaze
Beijing, May 10 (IANS) A 17-year-old Chinese boy was Thursday sentenced to 12 years in jail for setting fire to a girl who turned down his romantic advances.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 7:32:22 PM

China launches remote-sensing satellite
Beijing, May 10 (IANS) China Thursday launched remote-sensing satellite Yaogan XIIII that will be used to survey land resources, monitor crop yields and help in natural disaster reduction and prevention.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 7:20:12 PM

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