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Talks with Israel on prisoners reach 'good stage': Hamas
Damascus, April 10 (DPA) A senior Hamas official has confirmed that negotiations over a prisoner swap betweeen Israel and the Palestinian have reached a 'good stage,' but cast doubts over the seriousness of the Israeli leadership in meeting the Palestinian demands.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007 4:32:21 PM

Female suicide bomber kills 17 in Iraq
Baghdad, April 10 (Xinhua) At least 17 police recruits were killed and 20 injured Tuesday when a female suicide bomber blew herself up in a recruitment centre in Muqdadiya 100 km northeast of Baghdad, police sources said.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007 4:08:22 PM

Islamic insurance industry to grow 15 percent annually
Abu Dhabi, April 10 (Xinhua) The Islamic insurance (takaful) industry in the Gulf region is expected to grow 15 percent a year, Gulf News reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007 2:08:26 PM

Three American soldiers killed in Baghdad
Baghdad, April 10 (Xinhua) Three US soldiers were killed and another wounded in an attack in Baghdad, military sources said Tuesday.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007 1:42:34 PM

Iran to withdraw from NPT if further pressured: Larijani (LEAD)
Natanz (Iran), April 9 (Xinhua) Top Iranian nuclear negotiator Ali Larijani Monday warned that Tehran could withdraw from the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) if the international community imposes further pressure over its nuclear programme and confirmed that his country had started injecting gas into 3,000 centrifuges.

Monday, April 09, 2007 11:21:53 PM

Iran capable of producing nuclear fuel: Ahmadinejad
Natanz (Iran), April 9 (Xinhua) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Monday announced that his country had developed the capability to produce nuclear fuel at an industrial level, underlining that Western powers could not stop Iran's nuclear progress.

Monday, April 09, 2007 9:20:13 PM

Iran, Russia resume talks at Bushehr nuclear plant
Tehran, April 9 (DPA) Officials of the Iranian Atomic Organization and Russian contractor Atomstroiexport resumed talks Monday at the Bushehr power plant in southern Iran, the news network Khabar reported.

Monday, April 09, 2007 6:50:47 PM

Al-Qaeda fighters kill nine soldiers in Algeria
Algiers, April 9 (DPA) Algerian-based Islamist militants acting under the name 'Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Mahgreb' have killed nine Algerian soldiers and injured five more east of Algiers, local media reported Monday.

Monday, April 09, 2007 5:52:29 PM

Iraqis rally in Shia cities for anti-US march
Baghdad, April 9 (Xinhua) Thousands of Shia Muslims Monday held demonstrations against the US in the southern cities of Kufa and Najaf on the fourth anniversary of the fall of Baghdad.

Monday, April 09, 2007 3:46:20 PM

India and Kuwait give final touches to labour welfare pact
Dubai, April 9 (IANS) A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Kuwait and India on labour, employment and manpower development have reached the final stage, Minister for Overseas Indian Affair Vayalar Ravi said.

Monday, April 09, 2007 1:43:38 PM

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