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Modi meets four South Asian leaders, not Sharif
Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with leaders of four South Asian nations on the sidelines of 18th Saarc Summit here Wednesday, but the conspicuous absence from the meeting list was Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 6:02:14 PM

India says Mumbai attack trial in Pakistan going slow (Roundup)
Kathmandu/New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) India Wednesday said the trial of those responsible for the 26/11 terror attack on Mumbai was progressing "very slowly" in Pakistan, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi recalled the 2008 horror at the Saarc summit.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 6:02:13 PM

Four polio workers gunned down in Pakistan
Quetta, Nov 26 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a polio vaccination team near the Eastern Bypass area in Pakistan's Quetta city Wednesday, killing four health workers, including three women, and injuring three others.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 5:48:09 PM

Egypt opens Gaza crossing temporarily
Gaza, Nov 26 (IANS/EFE) Egypt Wednesday opened the Rafah crossing on its border with the Gaza Strip for the first time in a month, although the measure will in effect be temporary and only allow the return of Palestinians to their territory.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 5:44:18 PM

95 killed in Syria airstrikes
Beirut, Nov 26 (IANS/EFE) At least 95 people have been killed and 120 others injured in airstrikes launched by the Syrian regime in the northeastern province of Raqaa, the stronghold of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group, according to figures released Wednesday by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 5:30:14 PM

No crossovers ahead of election: Sri Lankan opposition
Colombo, Nov 26 (IANS) Sri Lanka's main opposition has quashed speculation of its general secretary crossing over to the government as the presidential race heats up, a party official said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 5:28:05 PM

Modi meets Afghan and Sri Lankan presidents
Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi met new Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the Saarc summit here Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 5:24:04 PM

'Israel stands with India in its fight against terrorism'
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Remembering the victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, which included four of its citizens, Israel Wednesday said it will always "stand with India" in its fight against terrorism.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 4:38:05 PM

Modi meets Bhutan, Bangladesh PMs
Kathmandu, Nov 26 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday held bilateral meetings with his Bhutanese and Bangladeshi counterparts on the sidelines of the Saarc Summit here.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 4:36:09 PM

Golfer Lahiri sets sights on King's Cup
Khon Kaen (Thailand), Nov 26 (IANS) Asian Tour heavyweights are expected to make the King's Cup an intriguing affair when the $500,000 event tees off at the Singha Park Khon Kaen Golf Club here Thursday.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 4:34:06 PM

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