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Sri Lanka deplores attack on Mahabodhi temple
Colombo, July 8 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa deplored the attack on the 1,500-year-old Mahabodhi temple in Bihar Sunday.

Monday, July 08, 2013 12:56:27 AM

Nepal temple will carry on Kedarnath prayers
Kathmandu, July 7 (IANS) On a request from an Indian holy man, a Hindu shrine in Nepal has started prayers and rituals which were being carried out at Kedarnath temple in the Indian state of Uttarakhand before it was damaged in floods, an official said here.

Sunday, July 07, 2013 8:44:22 PM

Pre-Ashokan structures unearthed at Buddha's birthplace
Kathmandu, July 7 (IANS) New excavations within the Maya Devi temple at Lumbini - the Buddha's birthplace - have revealed evidence of a series of shrines which extend the history of the site to a much earlier date than previously thought, an archaeologist said Sunday.

Sunday, July 07, 2013 7:34:43 PM

Podium finish for Raj Bharath at Formula Masters China
Ordos (China), July 7 (IANS) After qualifying third, India's Raj Bharath rounded off his race weekend with a podium finish in race one while engine issues in race two did not allow him to finish better than sixth in the third round of Formula Masters China here Sunday.

Sunday, July 07, 2013 5:38:27 PM

China thrash Puerto Rico in Stankovic Cup
Guangzhou, July 7 (IANS) China whipped Puerto Rico 73-62 here to claim its second consecutive win at the Stankovic Continental Champions Cup basketball tournament.

Sunday, July 07, 2013 11:44:29 AM

Over 587,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon : UNHCR
Beirut, July 7 (IANS) The number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon has surpassed 587,000 after an increase of 19,000 in the past week, according to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR).

Sunday, July 07, 2013 7:08:29 AM

UAE-funded school opened in Pakistan
Islamabad, July 7 (IANS/WAM) A two-storey school has been opened in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province with the help of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Sunday, July 07, 2013 5:50:28 AM

Two killed in Pakistan blast
Islamabad, July 7 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 37 injured when a blast occurred at an eatery in Pakistan's Lahore city late Saturday, Dawn reported.

Sunday, July 07, 2013 12:52:28 AM

Indian paddlers bow out of Asian TT
Busan, July 6 (IANS) The Indian men's challenge in the singles event at the Asian Table Tennis Championships came to an end Saturday as all four paddlers in the fray, including Sharath Kamal, lost at the Sajik Gymnasium here.

Saturday, July 06, 2013 9:48:23 PM

Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games close in Incheon
Incheon, July 6 (IANS) The curtains came down Saturday on the fourth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) after eight days of competitions here.

Saturday, July 06, 2013 7:48:37 PM

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