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New jumping spider with mating plug discovered
Thiruvananthapuram, March 27 (IANS) Researchers at Kochi's Sacred Heart College have discovered a new little jumping spider belonging to the Salticidae family in the Western Ghats.

Friday, March 27, 2015 1:28:13 PM

Stampede kills 10 in Bangladesh
Dhaka, March 27 (IANS) At least 10 people, including seven women, died in a stampede at a Hindu religious gathering in Bangladesh, a media report said on Friday.

Friday, March 27, 2015 1:04:11 PM

Blast in Karachi kills two, injures 12
Karachi, March 27 (IANS) Two people were killed and 12 injured in an explosion on Friday near a bus stop in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi, a media report said. Most of the victims were policemen.

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:02:05 PM

Japan PM to attend Lee Kuan Yew's funeral
Tokyo, March 27 (IANS) Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Singapore on March 29 to attend the state funeral of former Singapore prime minister and its founding father Lee Kuan Yew, the government said on Friday.

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:06:10 AM

Syria expresses "deep concern" over situation in Yemen
Damascus, March 27 (IANS) The Syrian Foreign Ministry has expressed "deep" concern over the situation in Yemen.

Friday, March 27, 2015 5:54:03 AM

Saudi-led air forces bomb Yemen's Sanaa, Taiz
Sanaa, March 27 (IANS) The Saudi-led coalition forces launched a fresh air strike against military targets in Yemen's capital Sanaa and the southern province of Taiz on Thursday night, sources told Xinhua.

Friday, March 27, 2015 2:40:03 AM

Any threat to Saudi Arabia will evoke reaction from Pakistan
Islamabad, March 27 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif asserted that any threat to Saudi Arabia's territorial integrity would evoke a strong response from Pakistan.

Friday, March 27, 2015 1:36:15 AM

Saudi-led air forces bomb Houthi-controlled air base
Aden, Yemen, March 27 (IANS) The Saudi-led coalition forces launched a fresh air strike against a Houthi-controlled air base in Yemen's southern province of Taiz on Thursday night, a government official told Xinhua.

Friday, March 27, 2015 1:06:09 AM

Hezbollah condemns military intervention in Yemen
Beirut, March 27 (IANS/EFE) Lebanese Shia militant group Hezbollah condemned on Thursday the Saudi-led military intervention in Yemen against Shia Houthi rebels, a joint effort that has garnered the participation of eight other Arab countries in addition to Pakistan.

Friday, March 27, 2015 12:06:06 AM

Turkey expresses support for anti-Houthi operation in Yemen
Istanbul, March 26 (IANS) Turkey on Thursday announced its support for the military operation against Houthi militia in Yemen, urging the group and its foreign supporters to refrain from acts that threaten peace and security in the region, a media report said.

Thursday, March 26, 2015 11:54:04 PM

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