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Pakistan court lists out journalists paid secretly
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Pakistan's apex court has released a list of journalists who were allegedly paid by the information ministry through a secret fund, a media report said.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 4:10:52 PM

Malaysian leader apologises to Indians
Singapore, April 23 (IANS) Ahead of the parliamentary elections in the country next month, a controversial Malaysian political leader has apologised to Indians there for making disparaging remarks against the Hindu religion 10 years ago.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 4:01:15 PM

Court orders Musharraf be probed in Bhutto's murder
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) A Pakistani anti-terrorism court, conducting the trial of suspects charged with involvement in the 2007 assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, Tuesday ordered that former president Pervez Musharraf be included in the investigation process.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 2:50:52 PM

Zhang keen to taste victory at Ballantine's Championship
Seoul, April 23 (IANS) China's Zhang Lian-wei is hoping to taste success again when he makes his debut at the 2,205,000 euro (about $2.8 million) Ballantine's Championship which begins at the Blackstone Golf Club here Thursday.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:52:59 PM

Japan protests Chinese vessels near disputed islands
Tokyo, April 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Japan has lodged a note of protest after eight Chinese maritime surveillance vessels entered Japanese territorial waters Tuesday near a chain of islands claimed by both Tokyo and Beijing, Kyodo news agency reported.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:47:00 PM

China considers law to ensure elevator safety
A draft law on the safety of special equipment, or equipment that operates under high pressure, temperature or speed and poses a potential threat to public safety, was tabled for a second reading by China's legislature Tuesday.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:40:53 PM

China mulls law to check tourism price hikes
Beijing, April 23 (IANS) Chinese lawmakers mulled a draft tourism law Tuesday that outlines measures to curb rocketing ticket prices amid the country's tourism boom.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:40:52 PM

Pakistan court releases list of journalists paid secretly
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Pakistan's apex court has released a list of journalists who were allegedly paid by the information ministry through its secret fund, a media report said.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 12:56:59 PM

Nigerian police to get nine choppers
Abuja, April 23 (IANS) Nigerian police will get nine helicopters later this month, an official said.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 12:22:54 PM

China quake toll rises to 193
Beijing, April 23 (IANS) The toll in the massive quake that shook China has now risen to 193, said authorities.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 11:44:48 AM

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