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Nick Fry to step down as CEO of Mercedes
Sepang (Kuala Lumpur), March 22 (IANS) The Mercedes Formula 1 team Friday announced that its CEO Nick Fry will step down from his position at the beginning of April.

Friday, March 22, 2013 4:18:07 PM

Kerala's 'Responsible Tourism' gets UNCTAD pat
Thiruvananthapuram, March 22 (IANS) An international group of experts, at a recent meeting of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), gave Kerala a pat on the back for sustainable tourism with eco-friendliness and inclusiveness, Suman Billa, Kerala Tourism secretary, said Friday.

Friday, March 22, 2013 4:14:04 PM

Beijing to host international triathlon race
Beijing, March 22 (IANS) IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company, in partnership with the Fengtai Sports Bureau of Beijing, will host the 2013 Beijing International Triathlon Sep 21, at Qinglong Lake Park, in the Fengtai District of Beijing.

Friday, March 22, 2013 1:52:03 PM

Six die in Pakistan bombing
Islamabad, March 22 (IANS) At least six people were killed and over 40 injured Friday when a bomb ripped through a bus terminal in Pakistan's Balochistan province, a media report said.

Friday, March 22, 2013 1:04:03 PM

700 Chinese donate organs in three years
Beijing, March 22 (IANS) Seven hundred Chinese donated 1,918 organs from the start of 2010 to March 20 this year, Health News reported Friday, citing the national organ donation center.

Friday, March 22, 2013 12:30:08 PM

Why I love to listen to music through my nostrils (The Funny Side)
There's a scene in one of the Lord of the Rings movies when Bilbo Baggins blows a perfect smoke ring. "Your grandfather used to do that," I told the kids. My daughter's eyes widened: "He stole a magic ring from Gollum?" After a moment's thought, I nodded. Kids need to learn to respect their ancestors.

Friday, March 22, 2013 11:28:02 AM

Pakistan polls to be a watershed in its history: Daily
Islamabad, March 22 (IANS) It'll be a watershed in Pakistan's quest for a stable democratic order when the country goes to the polls May 11, a leading daily said Friday.

Friday, March 22, 2013 10:42:07 AM

Undo Orwellian 'grid' surveillance of Tibet: Rights group
Dharamsala, March 22 (IANS) A human rights group has expressed concern over China's new surveillance system in the Tibet Autonomous Region, and asked it to dismantle the Orwellian "grid", according to the website of the Central Tibetan Administration.

Friday, March 22, 2013 10:24:12 AM

42 killed in Syria mosque blast
Damascus, March 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 42 people were killed, including a senior Muslim cleric, and over 80 wounded in an explosion at a mosque in downtown Damascus Thursday.

Friday, March 22, 2013 5:10:04 AM

EU wants to send observers for Pakistan polls
Islamabad, March 22 (IANS) Pakistan said Thursday that the European Union has approached the country for sending observers for the coming parliamentary elections scheduled to be held May 11.

Friday, March 22, 2013 5:00:04 AM

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