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China probes forced abortion case after national outrage
Beijing, June 14 (IANS) Authorities in China's Shaanxi province have launched an investigation into an incident of forced abortion, pledging that anyone found responsible will be punished according to relevant laws and regulations, Xinhua reported Thursday.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 9:17:18 PM

Kyrgyzstan scraps visas for 44 nations
Bishkek, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Kyrgyzstan's parliament approved a draft law Thursday scrapping entry visa requirements for the citizens of 44 states for a stay of less than 60 days.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 8:18:17 PM

Allegations against Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry aimed to paralyse judiciary: Imran
Islamabad, June 14 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has said the allegations being levelled against Pakistan Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry are actually meant to paralyse the superior judiciary, Daily Times reported Thursday.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 7:27:48 PM

Indonesia Open: Kashyap stuns World No.3, Saina wins too
Jakarta, June 14 (IANS) India's Parupalli Kashyap entered his maiden quarterfinals in a Super Series Premier event stunning top seed Chen Long of China in the Indonesia Open badminton tournament here Thursday. His compatriot Saina Nehwal also overcame a spirited challenge from Indonesian Aprilla Yuswandari to make the last eight stage in the women's singles.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 7:26:18 PM

Chinese man wants gender changed at 84!
Beijing, June 14 (IANS) A Chineses man wants to undergo surgery for getting his gender changed at a ripe age of 84.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 6:57:18 PM

Indonesia Open: Kashyap stuns World No.3, Saina wins too
Jakarta, June 14 (IANS) India's Parupalli Kashyap entered his maiden Super Series quarter-finals stunning top seed Chen Long of China in the Indonesia Open badminton tournament here Thursday. His compatriot Saina Nehwal also overcame a spirited challenge from Indonesian Aprilla Yuswandari to make the last eight stage in the women's singles.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 6:54:38 PM

Kashyap stuns top seed to enter Indonesian Open quarters
Jakarta, June 14 (IANS) India's Parupalli Kashyap stunned World No.3 Chen Long of China 21-17, 21-14 to enter the men's singles quarterfinals at the Indonesia Open Super Series badminton event here Thursday.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 5:33:35 PM

Sri Lanka's former army chief vows to topple government
Colombo, June 14 (IANS) Sri Lanka's former army chief Sarath Fonseka said Thursday that he aimed to topple the government and create a new political culture, ruling out any possibility of working with President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 5:09:10 PM

China blames Britain for damaging relations
Beijing, June 14 (IANS) China has said it hopes Britain will take effective and practical steps to repair relations affected by British Prime Minister David Cameron's meeting with the Dalai Lama in May.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 4:23:10 PM

Allegations against CJI aimed to paralyse judiciary: Imran
Islamabad, June 14 (IANS) Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has said the allegations being levelled against Pakistan Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry are actually meant to paralyse the superior judiciary, Daily Times reported Thursday.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 4:09:50 PM

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