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Shoe hurling shows Pakistanis feeling miserable: Daily
Islamabad, April 1 (IANS) A shoe thrown at former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf shows Pakistanis are feeling miserable since they have been "suffering greedy politicians and generals for too long", a Pakistani daily said Monday.

Monday, April 01, 2013 11:49:15 AM

Two die in Chinese fighter jet crash
Beijing, April 1 (IANS) Two pilots were killed when their Su-27 fighter jet crashed near the city of Rongcheng in east China's Shandong province Sunday, said authorities.

Monday, April 01, 2013 11:49:14 AM

Xi's maiden foreign tour `historic, fruitful'
Beijing, April 1 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping's maiden foreign tour as head of state was "historic and fruitful", Xinhua commented Monday, a day after the visit ended.

Monday, April 01, 2013 11:35:15 AM

China's manufacturing PMI rises
Beijing, April 1 (IANS) China's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for the manufacturing sector rose to 50.9 percent in March from 50.1 percent in February, the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing (CFLP) said Monday.

Monday, April 01, 2013 11:25:29 AM

After 50 years, private dailies published in Myanmar
Yangon, April 1 (IANS) Four private daily newspapers started temporary publication Monday, signifying the re-introduction of private daily newspapers in the Southeast Asian nation after a gap of five decades.

Monday, April 01, 2013 11:11:16 AM

Seoul vows strong response to North Korean provocation
Seoul, April 1 (IANS) South Korean President Park Geun-hye Monday instructed the military to strongly respond to North Korean provocation.

Monday, April 01, 2013 10:57:19 AM

17 bodies recovered in Tibet landslide
Lhasa, April 1 (IANS) The number of bodies recovered at the site of a mining area landslide in China's Tibet region reached 17 late Sunday evening, Xinhua reported.

Monday, April 01, 2013 3:49:15 AM

North Korea says it wants nuclear capability
Pyongyang, March 31 (IANS) North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Sunday the country had adopted a new strategy of carrying out economic construction and building nuclear armed forces simultaneously.

Sunday, March 31, 2013 8:03:16 PM

Bangladesh Islamists gear up to punish blasphemy
Dhaka, March 31 (IANS) Amid heightened political tensions, a group of Bangladesh Islamic scholars Sunday submitted a list of bloggers who they alleged had committed blasphemy.

Sunday, March 31, 2013 7:57:17 PM

BRICS summit promotes unity among emerging economies
Beijing, March 31 (IANS) The fifth BRICS summit has promoted unity among major emerging economies and injected fresh impetus into the cooperation mechanism, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Sunday.

Sunday, March 31, 2013 4:47:25 PM

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