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Five Taliban killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Dec 23 (Xinhua) Afghan police backed by the US-led Coalition forces killed five Taliban fighters in Afghanistan's central Uruzgan province, a press release of Afghanistan interior ministry said Sunday.

Sunday, December 23, 2007 5:57:18 PM

Italian premier makes unannounced visit to Afghanistan
Kabul, Dec 23 (DPA) Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi arrived here Sunday on an unannounced visit to meet his Afghan counterpart and inspect the Italian peacekeeping contingent in the war-torn country, officials said.

Sunday, December 23, 2007 4:37:49 PM

Thailand restores democracy and perhaps an ousted premier
Bangkok, Dec 23 (DPA) Millions of Thais voted Sunday in a general election restoring democracy to the country after last year's coup that ousted former premier Thaksin Shinawatra whose shadow looms large over the polls.

Sunday, December 23, 2007 3:52:30 PM

Afghan troops kill 10 Taliban insurgents
Kabul, Dec 23 (Xinhua) Afghan troops in Kandahar have killed 10 Taliban rebels, the country's defence ministry has said.

Sunday, December 23, 2007 2:01:46 PM

Afghan film 'Panaah' is directed by Indian and shot in India
Kabul, Dec 23 (IANS) Afghan refugees will see their post-9/11 life portrayed in 'Panaah', produced by an Afghan, directed by an Indian filmmaker and shot in India and Bulgaria with a large Indian crew.

Sunday, December 23, 2007 9:42:39 AM

Myanmar to privatise 17 more state-owned units
Yangon, Dec 23 (Xinhua) Myanmar is privatising state-owned enterprises for effective operation and has put up 17 more such enterprises for auction.

Sunday, December 23, 2007 8:28:01 AM

India, China hold talks, stage set for Manmohan's visit (Lead)
Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS) India Friday said its burgeoning relations with China were crucial for regional and global stability as the two countries ended their third round of strategic dialogue and agreed to speed up the resolution of the decades-old border dispute between them.

Saturday, December 22, 2007 10:59:28 PM

An Indian is Singapore's 10 millionth tourist
Singapore, Dec 22 (Xinhua) Singapore welcomed Saturday its 10 millionth foreign tourist of the year - an Indian, a local news channel reported Saturday.

Saturday, December 22, 2007 9:32:17 PM

Sri Lankan troops seize key entry point from LTTE
Colombo, Dec 22 (IANS) Sri Lankan troops have captured a key entry and exit point from the Tamil Tiger rebels in Mannar district in the northwest of the island, a government website said Saturday.

Saturday, December 22, 2007 8:15:14 PM

China and India hold strategic dialogue
Beijing, Dec 22 (Xinhua) China and India ended a strategic dialogue here Friday, with top officials of both countries exchanging views on bilateral relations and international and regional issues of common concern.

Saturday, December 22, 2007 7:27:04 PM

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