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63 killed, 180 injured in Quetta blast
Islamabad, Feb 17 (IANS) At least 63 people were killed and over 180 injured in a sectarian attack which targetted the minority Shia Muslims in the Quetta city of Pakistan's Balochistan province Saturday, Xinhua reported.

Sunday, February 17, 2013 2:40:01 AM

58 killed, hundreds injured in Quetta blast (Third Lead)
Islamabad, Feb 17 (IANS) At least 58 people were killed and 176 injured when a powerful blast hit a market area in Pakistan's Quetta city Saturday evening, Xinhua reported.

Sunday, February 17, 2013 12:30:02 AM

Quake hits Philippine island: USGS
Hong Kong, Feb 16 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale struck Saturday near the Philippines' Mindanao island, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 11:02:19 PM

Hamas confirms indirect talks with Israel over Gaza
Gaza, Feb 16 (IANS) Hamas and Israel held indirect discussions, faciliated by Egypt, to further implement the November ceasefire that ended their clash in Gaza, a Hamas official said Saturday, reported Xinhua.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 10:20:03 PM

58 killed, 176 injured in Quetta blast
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) At least 58 people were killed and over 176 others injured when a blast hit a market area in Pakistan's Quetta city Saturday evening, reported Xinhua citing local media. The toll was expected to rise further.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 9:40:02 PM

Iran has no intention of building nuclear weapons: Khamenei
Tehran, Feb 16 (AINS) Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Saturday said the Islamic republic does not intend to build nuclear weapons, reported Xinhua, citing Press TV.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 8:12:06 PM

4 killed, 15 injured in Quetta blast
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 15 others injured in a blast in Pakistan's Quetta city Saturday, reported Xinhua citing local media.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 7:32:04 PM

Police probing shooting of Sri Lankan journalist
Colombo, Feb 16 (IANS) The Sri Lankan police Saturday launched investigations into the shooting of a journalist attached to a leading independent newspaper, reported Xinhua.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 7:08:04 PM

Afghan forces ready to secure country after 2014: Karzai
Kabul, Feb 16 (IANS) Afghan President Hamid Karzai reiterated Saturday that the Afghan security forces are entirely ready to ensure national security after NATO-led forces withdraw from the country by the end of 2014.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 7:06:06 PM

Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew in hospital, but recovering
Singapore, Feb 16 (IANS) Singapore's former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew was hospitalized on Friday after an irregular heartbeat led to a brief stoppage of blood flow to the brain, the Prime Minister's office said Saturday.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 7:02:02 PM

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