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112 killed as fire ravages China slaughterhouse (Third Lead)
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) At least 112 people were killed and 54 injured Monday when a major fire engulfed a slaughterhouse in China's Jilin province, said authorities.

Monday, June 03, 2013 2:35:44 PM

China's non-manufacturing sector shrinks
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) China's non-manufacturing sector shrank slightly in May, according to new data released Monday.

Monday, June 03, 2013 2:32:05 PM

93 killed in China slaughterhouse fire
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) At least 93 people were killed Monday when a major fire raced through a slaughterhouse in China's Jilin province, said authorities.

Monday, June 03, 2013 1:29:45 PM

South Korea's consumer prices rise
Seoul, June 3 (IANS) South Korea's consumer prices rose 1 percent in May from a year earlier due to a fall in farm goods and oil product prices, a government report showed Monday.

Monday, June 03, 2013 1:14:16 PM

Bill Clinton paid $500,000 for speech in Israel
Jerusalem, June 3 (IANS) Former US president Bill Clinton has been paid $500,000 for a speech to be given at an event in honour of Israeli President Shimon Peres, sources told Xinhua.

Monday, June 03, 2013 1:01:43 PM

Most Chinese parents support sex education
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) Over 90 percent of parents in China support educating minors about sex, and incorporating it into school education, the Beijing News reported Monday citing a survey.

Monday, June 03, 2013 12:59:39 PM

China's first Boeing 787 delivered
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) A Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the first of its kind to be delivered to China, landed at Baiyun International Airport in the south China city of Guangzhou Sunday.

Monday, June 03, 2013 12:27:44 PM

Maldives assures US of free and fair election
Male, June 3 (IANS) The Maldives has assured the US that the presidential election scheduled to be held in September will be free and fair.

Monday, June 03, 2013 12:24:01 PM

'India, Bangladesh should join hands to manage floods'
Dhaka, June 3 (IANS) With India and Bangladesh bearing the brunt of floods

Monday, June 03, 2013 12:19:44 PM

Seven members of Afghan family die in bombing
Kabul, June 3 (IANS) Seven members of a family were killed Monday in a massive explosion when their car ran over a roadside bomb in Afghanistan's eastern province of Laghman, authorities said.

Monday, June 03, 2013 11:29:41 AM

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