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Japan's wish to encircle China an illusion: Chinese daily
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) Japan's hope to encircle China is just an illusion, said a state-run Chinese daily Thursday as Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh concluded his Tokyo trip and flew out to Thailand.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 11:21:09 AM

'Syria has no pre-conditions for dialogue'
Damascus, May 30 (IANS) The Syrian government has that it has no pre-conditions for holding peace talks, except to exclude those who have Syrians' blood smeared over their hands.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 7:27:08 AM

PM leaves Tokyo, heads for Bangkok
Tokyo, May 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday concluded his three-day visit to Japan. He will arrive in Bangkok later in the afternoon.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 6:43:08 AM

26 killed, 80 injured in Iraq violence
Baghdad, May 30 (IANS) As many as 26 people were killed and 80 injured due to bombings and clashes in different parts of Iraq Wednesday.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 4:31:12 AM

Russia seeks Tajikistan to approve military base deal
Astana (Kazakhstan), May 30 (IANS) Russia has urged Tajikistan to ratify the agreement signed by them in 2012 which allows the existence of a Russian military base in Tajikistan.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 2:09:10 AM

Red Cross office attacked in Afghanistan, one killed
Kabul, May 29 (IANS) A group of terrorists Wednesday attacked an office of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in east Afghanistan's Jalalabad city, killing one Afghan security guard.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 10:05:13 PM

Iraqi governor survives two bomb attacks
Baghdad, May 29 (IANS) The governor of Iraq's Salahudin province Wednesday miraculously escaped two bomb attacks, but five of his bodyguards were wounded, Xinhua reported.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 9:57:13 PM

29 Taliban killed in Afghanistan
Kabul, May 29 (IANS) Afghan army and police supported by NATO-led forces have eliminated 29 Taliban militants and detained 45 others in different operations across the country, the interior ministry said Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 9:47:15 PM

Speaker meets Slovenia president
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar met Slovenia's president Borut Pahor Wednesday in the country's capital Ljubljana, said a statement issued by the speaker's office here.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 9:13:16 PM

PM's visit to Japan extremely successful: Mathai
Tokyo, May 29 (IANS) Terming the visit of Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to Japan as "extremely successful", Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai said Wednesday it had helped in "lifting relations to an entirely new dimension".

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 8:33:20 PM

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