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Turkish police detain suicide bomber near US consulate
Istanbul, Feb 27 (IANS) Turkish police detained a man threatening to detonate a suicide bomb in front of the US consulate in Istanbul Friday, media reported.

Friday, February 27, 2015 3:42:19 PM

Modi's Arunachal visit could complicate border disputes: Chinese daily
Beijing, Feb 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Arunachal Pradesh earlier this month could add fuel to the territorial disputes between India and China, a leading Chinese daily has said.

Friday, February 27, 2015 3:38:03 PM

Teacher prejudices put girls off maths, science
Tel Aviv, Feb 27 (IANS) Unconscious biases of elementary school instructors dramatically affect female academic choices later on, a new study finds.

Friday, February 27, 2015 3:16:18 PM

Hong Kong woman gets six years for abusing maid
Hong Kong, Feb 27 (IANS) A Hong Kong woman was on Friday sentenced to six years in prison and fined HK$15,000 (about $1,932.99) for abusing her Indonesian domestic.

Friday, February 27, 2015 3:00:05 PM

Fire Pakistan government over vote fraud: Musharraf
Islamabad, Feb 27 (IANS) Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf has asked the apex court to "demolish" the government for rigging polls, media reported Friday.

Friday, February 27, 2015 3:00:04 PM

Lithium to come from Chinese coal
Beijing, Feb 27 (IANS) You may not like all Chinese things but you can't do away with this one - lithium sourced from coal in China!

Friday, February 27, 2015 2:40:05 PM

US must rectify wrong approach to n-talks: Iranian president
Tehran, Feb 27 (IANS) The US should rectify its wrong approach vis-a-vis negotiations on Tehran's nuclear programme, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said.

Friday, February 27, 2015 2:28:04 PM

Pakistani province unable to protect Chinese workers
Islamabad, Feb 27 (IANS) Police in Pakistan's Punjab province are considering withdrawal of security from Chinese people working on private projects apparently due to shortage of forces and excessive engagements in other security and law and order duties.

Friday, February 27, 2015 2:28:03 PM

PTI vows to unite two Kashmirs
Islamabad, Feb 27 (IANS) The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) will fight for the rights of the Kashmiri people on all fronts under the leadership of Imran Khan, a party leader has said.

Friday, February 27, 2015 2:16:15 PM

Afghan avalanche, snowfall toll escalates to 216
Kabul, Feb 27 (IANS) At least 216 people were killed and 27 injured after snowfall and avalanches hit Afghanistan, an official said Friday.

Friday, February 27, 2015 2:14:03 PM

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