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15 killed, 60 injured in China expressway collisions
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and more than 60 others injured Friday when eight vehicles collided with one another on an icy expressway in China, Xinhua reported.

Friday, February 08, 2013 10:44:01 PM

99 Chinese get hepatitis C from contaminated needle
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) Ninety-nine people in China contracted hepatitis C after they received injections with a single contaminated syringe at a private clinic, officials said Friday.

Friday, February 08, 2013 9:20:02 PM

China jails two for inciting secession
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) A court in a Tibetan region in northwest China Friday sentenced two people on charges of inciting secession and propagating ideas related to "Tibetan independence".

Friday, February 08, 2013 9:10:03 PM

12 killed, 25 wounded in Pakistan bombing
Islamabad, Feb 8 (IANS) A remote-controlled bomb blast Friday ripped through a market in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, killing at least 12 people and injuring 25 others, Xinhua reported.

Friday, February 08, 2013 9:06:05 PM

Man jailed in China for inciting self-immolation
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) A court in a Tibetan region in northwest China Friday sentenced a man to 13 years in jail for inciting a monk to immolate himself.

Friday, February 08, 2013 6:30:05 PM

Frenchman jailed in Cambodia for child sex abuse
Phnom Penh, Feb 8 (IANS) A court in Cambodia Friday convicted a 58-year-old French national of child sex abuse and sentenced him to 18 months in jail, Xinhua reported.

Friday, February 08, 2013 6:18:01 PM

Eight killed in Pakistan blast
Islamabad, Feb 8 (IANS) At least eight people were killed and 15 others injured Friday when an explosion hit a security check-post in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, Xinhua reported.

Friday, February 08, 2013 5:34:01 PM

US asks China to redress Tibetans' grievances
Dharamsala, Feb 8 (IANS) The US has asked China to allow Tibetans to express their grievances and resolve these by engaging in dialogue, the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said here Friday.

Friday, February 08, 2013 4:46:01 PM

Overpackaged gifts in spotlight in China
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) Overpackaging still takes place in China despite the ongoing campaign to promote frugality in the country, said Xinhua news agency after an expensive tea weighing barely 100 grams weighed 2.5 kg due to its packaging.

Friday, February 08, 2013 2:26:01 PM

Provide security to our citizens, Sri Lanka tells India
Colombo, Feb 8 (IANS) The Sri Lankan government has requested the Indian government to provide security to its citizens residing in India after a branch of Sri Lanka's state-run bank was attacked, a statement said here Friday.

Friday, February 08, 2013 2:16:02 PM

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