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Nuclear expert team, North Korea reach consensus
Pyongyang, Sep 14 (Xinhua) The international nuclear expert team Friday reached a consensus with the North Korea on disabling Pyongyang's nuclear facilities.

Friday, September 14, 2007 9:14:44 PM

India-China ties key to Asia's rise, says Pranab
Bangkok, Sep 14 (IANS) The India-China partnership holds the key to 'Asia's emergence as the political and economic centre of the new international order', External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee said here Friday.

Friday, September 14, 2007 8:18:42 PM

WHO warns smoking could lead to mental disorders
Seoul, Sep 14 (DPA) The World Health Organization (WHO) called Friday for an all-out war against tobacco use in Asia, with one of its officials calling smoking a 'deadly epidemic'.

Friday, September 14, 2007 6:34:02 PM

Thailand insists Tamil Tiger financier not in its custody
Bangkok, Sep 14 (DPA) Thai authorities Friday assured visiting Indian Foreign Minister Pranab Mukherjee that Tamil Tiger financier Kumaran Padmanathan was not in their custody, as some media reported earlier.

Friday, September 14, 2007 4:44:04 PM

Japanese finance minister pulls out of LDP presidential race
Tokyo, Sep 14 (DPA) The race to replace Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) is narrowing with Finance Minister Fukushiro Nukaga withdrawing Friday.

Friday, September 14, 2007 12:42:29 PM

6.9-magnitude quake rocks Indonesia, fresh tsunami warning
Jakarta, Sep 14 (Xinhua) An earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale jolted Indonesia's Bengkulu province at 13.01 local time (06.01 GMT) Friday, prompting authorities to issue a tsunami warning.

Friday, September 14, 2007 11:53:44 AM

Indonesia's quake death toll climbs to 13
Jakarta, Sep 14 (Xinhua) The death toll in Wednesday's earthquake in Indonesia's Sumatra island rose to 13 people while 50 people were wounded, the Indonesian Health Ministry said here Friday.

Friday, September 14, 2007 11:22:33 AM

Giant Indian veena on show in Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 14 (IANS) Members of an Indian cultural club in Malaysia have made the country's largest veena, a stringed classical music instrument, which is now on display at a university.

Friday, September 14, 2007 9:49:11 AM

12 Taliban rebels, police killed in Afghan violence
Kabul, Sep 13 (DPA) Taliban rebels Thursday claimed they had killed 10 police officials in a roadside bomb blast in the Bati Kot district in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

Thursday, September 13, 2007 7:43:15 PM

Chinese student sues Microsoft for privacy violation
Beijing, Sep 13 (Xinhua) A Beijing university student has sued Microsoft for infringing upon his privacy, demanding 1,350 yuan ($180) in compensation and an apology published in a national newspaper.

Thursday, September 13, 2007 5:39:30 PM

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