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Attacks leave 16 dead in Iraq
Baghdad, Oct 3 (IANS/EFE) At least 16 people were killed Wednesday in a string of violent incidents in Iraq, including the shoot-down of a military helicopter, authorities said.

Thursday, October 03, 2013 2:06:05 AM

58 fishermen missing in South China Sea
Beijing, Oct 3 (IANS) Rescue work continued Wednesday as 58 fishermen remain missing in the South China Sea after three fishing boats sank due to Typhoon Wutip Sunday afternoon.

Thursday, October 03, 2013 1:46:09 AM

Israel disagrees with US over Iran: Minister
Jerusalem, Oct 3 (IANS) Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Ya'alon said Wednesday that although relations between Israel and the US were "excellent", the two countries have disagreements on Iran.

Thursday, October 03, 2013 12:58:03 AM

Iran has accurate n-deal proposal: Rouhani
Tehran, Oct 2 (IANS) Iran has prepared an "accurate proposal" for the upcoming nuclear talks with the world powers in Geneva, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 8:02:04 PM

Wawrinka confident of Tour Finals qualification
Beijing, Oct 2 (IANS) Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka, who reached the second round at the ongoing China Open, said Wednesday that he is in a good position to qualify for the season ending ATP World Tour Finals.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 6:46:07 PM

Tree Afghan soldiers killed in roadside bomb blast
Lashkar Gah (Afghanistan) Oct 2 (IANS) Three Afghan soldiers were killed and four others were injured when a roadside bomb struck a military van in Nawa district of Afghanistan's southern Helmand province Wednesday, a local official said.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 6:10:08 PM

Kurdistan Democratic Party wins regional polls
Baghdad, Oct 2 (IANS) The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) won the regional parliamentary elections in Iraq's autonomous region of Kurdistan, Iraq's Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 5:32:07 PM

Syria pledges to cooperate with chemical arms inspectors
Damascus, Oct 2 (IANS) Syria's Minister of National Reconciliation Ali Haidar stressed Wednesday his country's resolution to fully cooperate with the international chemical experts to eradicate its chemical weapons stockpiles.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 5:30:04 PM

Bangladesh starts construction of first n-power plant
Dhaka, Oct 2 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the construction work of the country's first nuclear power plant Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 5:18:04 PM

Hewitt out of China Open
Beijing, Oct 2 (IANS) Former World No.1 Lleyton Hewitt of Australia was ousted by Fabio Fognini of Italy 0-6, 2-6 in the second round of the China Open Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 02, 2013 5:12:05 PM

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