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Packed flights force Thai Airways to increase frequency to India
Bangkok, Nov 18 (IANS) With demand soaring and seats overbooked between the Thai capital and New Delhi, Thai International Airways is increasing its frequency to 10 flights a week from the summer of 2008, advancing the timeline by six months.

Sunday, November 18, 2007 9:08:32 AM

Dozen Taliban killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 17(Xinhua) Afghan troops backed by NATO forces Saturday launched an operation against Taliban insurgents in Kandahar, in southern Afghanistan, killing about 12 insurgents, the police said.

Saturday, November 17, 2007 7:31:31 PM

Jeev's final hole eagle brings him back into picture
Miyazaki (Japan), Nov 17 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh hauled himself back into reckoning for a good finish as he landed an eagle on the 18th hole for the second day in succession Saturday. Jeev is now tied seventh at the end of the third round of the Dunlop Phoenix Tournament. Jeev, who had dropped a shot each on 15th and 17th salvaged a round of even par 70 and took his tally to seven-under 203.

Saturday, November 17, 2007 7:29:47 PM

Flawless round takes Shiv to tied third in Hong Kong
Hong Kong, Nov 17 (IANS) Shiv Kapur played a flawless round of five-under 65 and rocketed to tied third at the end of three rounds in the UBS Hong Kong Open.

Saturday, November 17, 2007 6:56:04 PM

10 policemen killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, Nov 17 (Xinhua) Militants have killed 10 policemen, injured five and taken away 19 after launching an assault in the western Afghan province of Ghor, the police said Saturday.

Saturday, November 17, 2007 1:02:37 PM

Scientists develop new birth control method for men
Beijing, Nov 17 (IANS) Scientists in China claim to have developed a new operation method that could give men a birth control alternative to vasectomy.

Saturday, November 17, 2007 11:40:56 AM

Coalition and Afghan forces kill 25 Taliban militants (Lead)
Kabul, Nov 16 (DPA) Afghan and coalition forces killed 25 suspected Taliban militants in two separate clashes in southern province of Uruzgan, while a suicide attack against NATO forces killed the bomber, officials said on Friday.

Friday, November 16, 2007 8:14:25 PM

At least 15 killed in Myanmar's crackdown: UN envoy
Bangkok, Sep 16 (DPA) At least 14 Myanmarese and one Japanese cameraman were killed in the military crackdown on peaceful protestors last September in Myanmar, United Nations human rights envoy Sergio Paulo Pinheiro said Friday.

Friday, November 16, 2007 7:23:40 PM

Afghan and coalition troops kill 20 Taliban insurgents
Kabul, Nov 16 (Xinhua) Afghan government troops backed by coalition forces have killed 20 suspected Taliban insurgents and captured three in the southern Afghan province of Uruzgan, police said Friday.

Friday, November 16, 2007 4:58:33 PM

Hong Kong Open: Shiv Kapur joins Daniel Chopra
Hong Kong, Nov 16 (IANS) Shiv Kapur shot a hat-trick of birdies on the last three holes to rise to tied 12th at the halfway stage of the UBS Hong Kong Open golf tournament.

Friday, November 16, 2007 4:58:10 PM

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