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China shuts 97,000 blogs, online porn accounts
Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) As part of its anti-pornography drive, Chinese authorities have shut down about 97,000 blog and microblog accounts for spreading pornography and lewd content.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 11:12:00 AM

'Japan must protect Chinese embassies, personnel'
Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) Beijing has said that Japan should ensure safety of Chinese embassies and personnel within its territory, Xinhua reported.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 7:16:39 AM

Dhoni blames rain for humiliating loss against Australia
Colombo, Sep 29 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni blamed a short rain-break for his team's humiliating nine-wicket loss against Australia in their first Super Eights match of the World Twenty20 at the Premadasa Stadium here Friday.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:51:33 AM

Nine killed in China road accident
Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) At least nine people were killed in China's Hunan province Friday after a bus veered off the road, Xinhua reported.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:16:37 AM

World T20 scoreboard: India vs Australia
Colombo, Sep 28 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Super Eights match between India and Australia in the World Twenty20 Championship at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Friday:

Friday, September 28, 2012 10:48:07 PM

World T20: Australia thrash India by 9 wickets
Colombo, Sep 28 (IANS) Australia crushed India by nine wickets in a Group 2 encounter in the Super Eight stage of the World Twenty20 Championship at the R. Premadasa Stadium here Friday.

Friday, September 28, 2012 10:44:27 PM

Pakistani minister defends bounty on filmmaker's head
Islamabad, Sep 28 (IANS) A Pakistani minister, who offered a $100,000 bounty on the head of an anti-Islam filmmaker, Friday defended his decision despite wide condemnation.

Friday, September 28, 2012 9:39:46 PM

Pakistani bomb disposal expert killed in blast
Islamabad, Sep 28 (IANS) A bomb disposal expert was killed Friday in Pakistan's Peshawar city while attempting to defuse an explosive device, Geo News reported.

Friday, September 28, 2012 9:20:40 PM

Kyrgyzstan bans gay documentary
Bishkek, Sep 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Kyrgyzstan court Friday banned a documentary on gay Muslims from being shown in the country.

Friday, September 28, 2012 8:11:54 PM

Davydenko pulls out of Malaysia quarterfinal
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former world No.3 Nikolay Davydenko pulled out of his Malaysian Open tennis tournament quarterfinal against Japanese third seed Kei Nishikori Friday.

Friday, September 28, 2012 8:10:24 PM

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