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Last updated: Monday, October 05, 2015 9:42:11 PM

Thai cyber activists threaten more attacks
Bangkok, Oct 4 (IANS) Thai cyber activists have threatened to launch fresh attacks on state agency websites unless the government formally abandons its single internet gateway proposal, the media reported on Sunday.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 3:20:03 PM

International science and technology forum opens in Japan
Tokyo, Oct 4 (IANS) An annual international science and technology forum opened in Japan's Kyoto city on Sunday.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 2:56:17 PM

Storm leaves 120 Philippine fishermen missing
Manila, Oct 4 (IANS) Over 120 fishermen remained missing in the Philippines as tropical storm Mujigae moved away from the country, disaster reduction agencies reported on Sunday.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 2:42:15 PM

Parts of shrine gate swept by tsunami returned to Japan
Tokyo, Oct 4 (IANS) Parts of shrine gates have returned to Japan after drifting across the Pacific to the US following the devastating 2011 tsunami, the media reported.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 2:40:04 PM

Rare ancient tomb found in China
Beijing, Oct 4 (IANS) A rare turtle-shaped brick tomb dating back to about 800 years has been found in Shanxi province of China.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 2:34:03 PM

Malaysia shuts schools as haze worsens
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 4 (IANS) Malaysian authorities on Sunday ordered schools to remain closed for two days due to health risks posed by the worsening haze from Indonesian forest fires.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 2:26:16 PM

Nadal to face Chinese Wu Di in Beijing
Beijing, Oct 4 (IANS) Spanish tennis icon Rafael Nadal will meet Chinese world No.224 Wu Di in the first round of the China Open, which kicks off here early next week, and could face Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga a couple of rounds later.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 2:00:03 PM

Ancient Chinese warship to be excavated
Beijing, Oct 4 (IANS) Chinese archaeologists will soon begin a new round of underwater excavation after an ancient Qing dynasty warship was discovered in the Yellow Sea, media reported on Sunday.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 1:54:02 PM

Leg-spinner Bishoo eager to exploit Sri Lankan pitches
Colombo, Oct 4 (IANS) West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo says he is looking forward to his first taste of Test cricket on Sri Lankan soil.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 1:32:11 PM

Typhoon Mujigae hits China
Beijing, Oct 4 (IANS) A typhoon bringing gales and packing winds up to 50 meters per second on Sunday hit the coastal Chinese city of Zhanjiang, authorities said.

Sunday, October 04, 2015 1:06:11 PM

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