Kathmandu, May 20 (IANS/EFE) Mexican David LiaĆ±o Gonzalez Sunday became the first climber to double summit on Mount Everest, the world's tallest mountain, in the same season, the climb's organizers said.
Monday, May 20, 2013 12:05:29 PM
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) A leading Pakistani daily Monday hoped that incoming prime minister Nawaz Sharif and army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani "can at least be expected to try and work together".
Monday, May 20, 2013 12:01:28 PM
Beijing, May 20 (IANS) If you are a tourist in China, you better have "healthy and civilised" manners.
Monday, May 20, 2013 11:47:28 AM
Beijing, May 20 (IANS) China and India's combined potential are large enough to make the West anxious but there are "many weaknesses in the bilateral relationship", a state-run Chinese daily has said.
Monday, May 20, 2013 11:13:34 AM
Ankara, May 20 (IANS) Former World Cup winner and Real Madrid star Roberto Carlos has agreed to coach Turkish Super League's Sivasspor club.
Monday, May 20, 2013 10:51:29 AM
Beijing, May 20 (IANS/EFE) Badminton has become an indirect victim of bird flu that has been affecting the country, given that the extensive slaughtering of infected ducks has created a shortage of feathers, an essential raw material for the birdies used in the sport, media reports said.
Monday, May 20, 2013 10:41:27 AM
Sana'a, May 20 (IANS/WAM) Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi has praised his country's relations with the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Monday, May 20, 2013 9:41:29 AM
Taipei, May 20 (IANS) About 10,000 Taiwanese took to the streets here Sunday to protest against further development of nuclear power on the island.
Monday, May 20, 2013 7:19:31 AM
Jerusalem, May 20 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said his government remains committed to prevent transfer of the advanced weaponry to Lebanese militant group Hezbollah.
Monday, May 20, 2013 2:51:35 AM
Kathmandu, May 19 (IANS) Nepal and India have decided to discuss cross-border crime to curb this menace on the 1,700-km border shared by the two countries, an official said here Sunday.
Sunday, May 19, 2013 10:37:36 PM
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