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Three killed, 15 injured in Pakistan blast
Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) At least three people were killed and 15 others injured when a blast hit Quetta, the capital city of Balochistan province in southwest Pakistan, Wednesday evening, said rescue workers.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 6:52:15 PM

Myanmar president meets Indian Army chief
Naypyidaw, Oct 30 (IANS) Myanmar President U Thein Sein met visiting Indian Army chief Gen. Bikram Singh here Wednesday, media reports said.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 6:16:06 PM

Five detained over Tiananmen terrorist attack
Beijing, Oct 30 (IANS) Chinese police have identified Monday's deadly car crash at Beijing's Tiananmen Square as a terrorist attack and five suspects have been detained, police said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 5:24:04 PM

India displays new missile at Seoul defence expo
Seoul, Oct 30 (IANS) India is showcasing its newly developed "Pragati" tactical surface-to-surface missile at the International Aerospace and Defence Exhibition ADEX-2013 being held here.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 4:18:10 PM

Pakistan not to convert death penalty into life sentence
Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan Wednesday said in the upper house of parliament that there was no proposal under consideration of the government to convert the death sentence into life imprisonment.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 3:10:10 PM

Saudi Arabia urged to free journalist
Beirut, Oct 30 (IANS) Saudi authorities should immediately release a male journalist who expressed support for an end to the ban on women driving in Saudi Arabia, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 2:44:03 PM

21 killed in Iraq suicide bomb attacks
Baghdad, Oct 30 (IANS) At least 21 people, including senior army officers, were killed and some 46 wounded in two overnight suicide bomb attacks in central and northern Iraq, police said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 2:38:04 PM

2,227 killed in US drone strikes in Pakistan: Minister
Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) The Pakistani Senate was informed Wednesday that a total of 2,227 people have so far been killed in 317 US drone attacks in the country since 2008.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 1:40:05 PM

Pakistan to start talks with Taliban soon
Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that negotiations with the Taliban are likely to start in the near future.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 1:28:08 PM

Myanmar to strive for peace in ASEAN region
Yangon, Oct 30 (IANS) Myanmar President U Thein Sein pledged that the country would strive to ensure peace and prosperity in the ASEAN region as it assumes ASEAN chairmanship in 2014, media reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:00:04 AM

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