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Egypt changes will impact Pakistan, says Pakistani daily
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) The consequences of the changes in Egypt will 'inevitably impact us', a Pakistani daily said Monday, adding this will serve as a 'stark lesson as to what happens when rulers fail to hear the voices and heed the wishes of those they rule'.

Monday, January 31, 2011 11:41:19 AM

Egypt situation being monitored: Pakistan
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) Islamabad is 'watching what is happening' in Egypt and will evacuate its citizens if the situation worsens, authorities said.

Monday, January 31, 2011 11:18:09 AM

Malaysia, India to sign pact to boost economic ties
Ipoh (Malaysia), Jan 31 (IANS) Malaysia and India are expected to sign the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) next month to enhance trade and economic activities between the two countries as well as explore new areas of cooperation, a Malaysian minister has said.

Monday, January 31, 2011 10:51:14 AM

Pakistani official dies in suicide attack
Peshawar, Jan 31 (IANS) A senior police official was killed in a suicide attack in this Pakistani city, a media report said Monday.

Monday, January 31, 2011 10:46:57 AM

2.5 mn Chinese suffering from drought
Beijing, Jan 31 (IANS) Around 2.57 million people in China are facing shortage of drinking water, the national drought control authorities have said.

Monday, January 31, 2011 8:00:42 AM

Bangladesh to get $63 mn loan from Kuwait
Dhaka, Jan 31 (IANS) Bangladesh will receive $63 million in loan from Kuwait for help in a power project and to achieve food security in the country, a statement said.

Monday, January 31, 2011 2:00:21 AM

Agreement to stop recruiting children into Afghan police
Kabul, Jan 30 (DPA) The Afghan government Sunday signed an agreement with the UN to stop the recruitment of children into its police forces.

Sunday, January 30, 2011 8:02:10 PM

Pakistan's central bank warns government of economic debacle
Islamabad, Jan 30 (IANS) Pakistan's central bank has warned the government that its borrowing has touched an alarming level while its reluctance to pursue tough economic reforms could hinder efforts to achieve stability.

Sunday, January 30, 2011 7:55:36 PM

Hafiz Saeed publicly slams Pope, defends blasphemy law
Islamabad, Jan 30 (IANS) In a rare public appearance, Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed Sunday addressed a rally in Lahore, capital of Pakistan's Punjab province, and vowed to resist any change in the blasphemy law.

Sunday, January 30, 2011 6:51:38 PM

Tight security for Myanmar's first session of parliament
Naypyitaw (Myanmar), Jan 30 (DPA) Security was tight Sunday around Myanmar's newly built parliament compound, which will be used for the first time this week by legislators elected in the country's first polls in two decades last November.

Sunday, January 30, 2011 6:04:07 PM

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