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Pakistan summons US diplomat over drone strikes
Islamabad, June 9 (IANS) Pakistan summoned a top US diplomat and lodged a formal protest over a recent drone strike which killed at least seven people.

Sunday, June 09, 2013 11:54:05 AM

UAE delivers food aid to storm victims in Philippines
Mindanao (Philippines), June 9 (IANS/WAM) Nearly 500 families hit by Typhoon Bofa in Mindanao, the second largest and southernmost island in the Philippines, have received food assistance from the UAE Red Crescent Authority (RCA).

Sunday, June 09, 2013 9:02:05 AM

Pakistan, Afghan, US commanders review border control
Islamabad, June 9 (IANS) Senior military leaders of Pakistan, Afghanistan and the US Saturday discussed measures to improve control of the border to check militants' movement, an army statement here said.

Sunday, June 09, 2013 5:24:06 AM

Pakistan‚ Afghanistan, ISAF hold trilateral meeting
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) A trilateral meeting of military commanders from Pakistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) and Afghanistan was held Saturday in the garrison city of Rawalpindi.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 10:06:49 PM

Measles toll in Pakistan's Punjab rises to 146
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) Two more people died of measles Saturday in Pakistan's Punjab province, raising the number of deaths in the region to 146, officials said.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 10:04:47 PM

Car showroom attacked with grenades in Pakistan
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) Unidentified assailants Saturday attacked a car showroom in Pakistan's Quetta city with hand grenades, but there were no casualties, a media report said.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 9:14:52 PM

Singapore launches blood donation website
Singapore, June 8 (IANS) In a first, Singapore Saturday launched a website to make blood donation more convenient, with real-time updates on blood stocks and needs for specific blood types.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 9:02:49 PM

Terror bid foiled, 15,000 kg explosives found in Pakistan
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) An imminent terrorist attack was averted Saturday in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar, when police recovered 15,000 kg of explosive material from a warehouse, a media report said.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 8:50:48 PM

Man gets death for fire that killed eight in China
Beijing, June 8 (IANS) A 25-year-old man who set fire to a building that killed eight people was Saturday sentenced to death by a court in China.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 7:18:52 PM

Pakistan summons US diplomat over drone strikes
Islamabad, June 8 (IANS) The Pakistan Foreign Office Saturday summoned US Charge d' Affaires Richard Hoagland to lodge a strong protest on the US drone strike in North Waziristan Friday, authorities said.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 6:52:50 PM

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