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Paredes to replace Sanchez in Chile's squad
Santiago, March 25 (IANS) Chile have recalled Esteban Paredes in the squad for Tuesday's World Cup football qualifier against Uruguay after Barcelona star Alexis Sanchez was ruled out due to suspension.

Monday, March 25, 2013 2:36:09 PM

Kayani, John Kerry discuss Afghanistan
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has met US Secretary of State John Kerry in Jordan and held discussion over the reconciliation process in Afghanistan, Geo News reported Monday.

Monday, March 25, 2013 2:32:07 PM

EC to decide on Pakistan Peoples Party's election symbol
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), having completed its five-year term in power recently, seemed to be facing a tussle over its election symbol and ownership, as the country's Election Commission was to take a decision over it Monday.

Monday, March 25, 2013 1:36:12 PM

Hamas court sentences Palestinian to death
Gaza, March 25 (IANS) A Hamas military court has handed down the death sentence to a Palestinian convict in the Gaza Strip for collaborating with Israel, a media report said.

Monday, March 25, 2013 10:46:09 AM

Manmohan Singh leaves for 5th BRICS Summit in Durban
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left Monday morning for the 5th BRICS Summit in Durban to join over the next two days the other leaders of the bloc that comprises Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

Monday, March 25, 2013 10:06:16 AM

Kidnapped Nigerian woman journalist freed
Abuja, March 25 (IANS) A Nigerian woman journalist who was kidnapped by gunmen has been released unhurt by her captors and reunited with her family, a journalists' union said.

Monday, March 25, 2013 7:14:15 AM

Myanmar riot: 18 suspects arrested
Yangon, March 25 (IANS) Myanmar police have arrested 18 suspects in connection with a riot that killed at least 32 people and which left over 9,600 homeless, the information ministry said.

Monday, March 25, 2013 6:12:04 AM

Israeli army opens fire at Syrian military post
Tel Aviv, March 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Israeli army opened fire at a Syrian military post in retaliation to a fire attack on its patrols in the Golan Heights, an army spokesman said.

Monday, March 25, 2013 4:10:05 AM

Faulty wheel nuts spoil Force India's race
Sepang (Malaysia), March 24 (IANS) The 2013 Formula 1 Malaysian Grand Prix turned out to be a forgettable experience for Sahara Force India whose drivers had to retire mid-way through the race Sunday owing to faulty wheel nuts.

Sunday, March 24, 2013 5:44:16 PM

Green tax mulled to help fight pollution
Beijing, March 24 (IANS) China is considering levying a consumption tax on some products that make heavy use of resources and cause pollution.

Sunday, March 24, 2013 3:22:19 PM

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