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US hacking accusations are misplaced, says China
Beijing, May 31 (IANS) Chinese defence ministry Thursday described the US report, alleging Chinese hackers of having obtained designs for US weapon systems, as erroneous.

Friday, May 31, 2013 8:08:56 AM

Russia sends aid to Syrian refugees in Jordan
Amman, May 31 (IANS) Russia has sent 38 tonnes of humanitarian aid for over half a million Syrian refugees staying in Jordon.

Friday, May 31, 2013 7:44:52 AM

Syrian opposition to boycott Geneva talks
Istanbul, May 31 (IANS) Syria's main opposition group in exile Thursday refused to participate in the Geneva peace talks, aimed at drawing up a blueprint of a political solution to the ongoing Syrian crisis, Xinhua reported.

Friday, May 31, 2013 5:58:55 AM

Eight killed in Syrian attacks
Damascus, May 31 (IANS) At least eight people were killed Thursday in separate explosions and mortar attacks in Syria, as the country's army regained control over three towns in the strategic city of al-Qussair, Xinhua reported.

Friday, May 31, 2013 4:22:57 AM

Iran condemns lifting of embargo for Syrian rebels
Tehran, May 31 (IANS) Iran has strongly condemned the European Union's (EU) recent decision to lift its arms embargo against the Syrian rebels.

Friday, May 31, 2013 3:28:57 AM

Thousands affected by floods in China
Beijing, May 31 (IANS) Heavy floods triggered by rainstorms have affected over 16,400 people while causing two deaths in China's Xinjiang Uygur region, authorities said.

Friday, May 31, 2013 2:09:00 AM

Philippines' seizure of Ren'ai Reef 'illegal', says China
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) China Thursday termed as "illegal" the reported occupation of the Ren'ai Reef by the Philippines, Xinhua reported.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 9:27:03 PM

India, Thailand want FTA 'at the earliest'
Bangkok, May 30 (IANS) Emphasizing that India and Thailand stand to benefit from increased trade, the prime ministers of both countries Thursday directed their respective commerce ministers to work out the India-Thailand Free Trade Agreement (FTA) "at the earliest".

Thursday, May 30, 2013 9:27:02 PM

Thai king in hospital, PM sends 'Maha Bodhi' sapling
Bangkok, May 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh could not meet Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej Thursday as the monarch is indisposed and hospitalised.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 9:17:00 PM

Pakistan, US agree to continue work for Afghan peace
Islamabad, May 30 (IANS) Pakistan and the US Thursday reaffirmed their desire to work closely for consolidation of bilateral relations and partnership in all spheres of cooperation including peace and stability in the region, the Pakistani foreign ministry said.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 9:03:01 PM

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