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AC Milan have last-gasp draw at Siena
Milan, Sep 16 (DPA) European champions AC Milan took home a last-gasp 1-1 draw at Siena thanks to a goal from their defence mainstay Alessandro Nesta.

Sunday, September 16, 2007 2:40:22 PM

Woman battles 4.5 metre python to save pet dog
Hong Kong, Sep 16 (DPA) A British woman in Hong Kong described Sunday how she fought with a 4.5-metre Burmese python to save her pet dog from being crushed to death.

Sunday, September 16, 2007 2:11:17 PM

Indonesia's quake toll rises to 23
Jakarta, Sep 16 (DPA) The death toll rose to 23 and nearly 90 people have been injured from a series of quakes and aftershocks that rattled Indonesia's Sumatra island, officials said Sunday.

Sunday, September 16, 2007 10:50:01 AM

Indonesia's quake toll rises to 21 (Lead)
Jakarta, Sep 15 (Xinhua) The death toll in the quake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale in Bengkulu province in Indonesia's Sumatra Island Wednesday rose to 21, the Indonesian health ministry said here Saturday.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 10:12:57 PM

Suspected bird flu breaks out in south China
Guangzou (China), Sep 15 (Xinhua) China's southern city of Guangzhou has reported large scale deaths of ducks in a village as a result of a suspected bird flu outbreak, according to information posted on the website of the Chinese ministry of agriculture.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 5:21:33 PM

China's rich to pay more for having extra children
Beijing, Sep 15 (DPA) The Chinese government plans to levy higher fines on wealthy parents who flout its controversial family planning policy, forcing them to pay according to their income level, state media said Saturday.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 3:40:57 PM

Six Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Sep 15 (Xinhua) Six Taliban insurgents were killed when they attacked a private US security company in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province, a local official said Saturday.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 2:56:31 PM

'Vampire' arrested for stealing, drinking blood
Hong Kong, Sep 15 (DPA) A man was arrested here for stealing and drinking blood samples from a hospital, police said Saturday.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 1:40:26 PM

14 rebels, 5 soldiers killed in Sri Lanka clashes
Colombo, Sep 15 (Xinhua) At least 14 members of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) and five soldiers of the Sri Lankan Army were killed in clashes in the northern part of the country, defence officials said Saturday.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 12:41:45 PM

No political role for army in Bangladesh, says Ahmed
Dhaka, Sep 15 (IANS) Bangladesh's caretaker government head Fakhruddin Ahmed has rebutted criticism that the country is placed under dual rule, saying the army was merely 'assisting' the government in 'curbing corruption' and maintaining law and order and did not have any political role.

Saturday, September 15, 2007 11:40:13 AM

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