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Auto-rickshaw aggregator Jugnoo to expand to 1,000 villages
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Auto-rickshaw aggregator Jugnoo on Thursday announced plans to expand its network to about 1,000 villages in India over the next six months.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:54:06 PM

Pakistan Army chief confirms death sentence of 12 terrorists
Islamabad, Feb 11 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief General Raheel Sharif on Thursday confirmed death sentence to another 12 "hardcore terrorists", who were involved in "heinous offences", the military said.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:54:04 PM

Musharraf in hospital, critical
Islamabad, Feb 11 (IANS) Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf was on Thursday taken to a Karachi hospital after he fainted and his condition turned critical, media reports said.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:52:03 PM

Windies beat Bangladesh to enter U-19 World Cup final
Dhaka, Feb 11 (IANS) The West Indies youth brigade prevailed over Bangladesh by three wickets in the U-19 World Cup semi-finals to enter the title round at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here on Thursday.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:30:03 PM

President hails elevation of India-UAE ties
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday expressed "great satisfaction" at the elevation of the relationship between India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to a comprehensive strategic partnership.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:22:04 PM

Koirala's death sparks 'controversy' in Nepali media
Kathmandu, Feb 11 (IANS) The sudden and unexpected death of former prime minister Sushil Koirala earlier this week has sparked a controversy in Nepal, giving rise to questions in the media like why his illness was kept in the dark and why was he not taken to a hospital for treatment.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 6:20:05 PM

China steps up border controls after first Zika case
Beijing, Feb 11 (IANS) China stepped up monitoring at its borders and the city of Shenzhen, a major border control point, and begun Zika detection tests after the first case was detected in the country.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 3:30:03 PM

US sends n-submarine to South Korea
Seoul, Feb 11 (IANS) The US, in response to the recent space rocket launch by Pyongyang, has sent a nuclear-powered submarine to South Korea, a spokesperson from Seoul's Armed Forces said on Thursday.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 2:12:03 PM

Abu Dhabi crown prince calls on president
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who is on a three-day visit to India, on Thursday called on President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 1:52:04 PM

Abu Dhabi crown prince pays tribute at Rajghat
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS/WAM) Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who is on a three-day visit to India, on Thursday visited Rajghat and laid a wreath at the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 1:36:05 PM

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