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Seven people killed in attacks across Iraq
Baghdad, Oct 24 (IANS) Seven people were killed and 13 wounded in separate bomb and gunfire attacks mainly targeting the security forces in central and northern Iraq Wednesday, reported Xinhua citing police.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 9:14:03 PM

Hamas to appoint Abu Marzouk as chief?
Gaza, Oct 24 (IANS) Hamas is considering appointing Moussa Abu Marzouk, currently deputy head of the Hamas politburo, to replace Khaled Mashaal as the movement's chief, party sources said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 8:18:58 PM

Bridge completed for Myanmar-China gas pipeline
Kunming (China), Oct 24 (IANS) A bridge on the Lancang River in southwest China's Yunnan Province was completed Wednesday, marking a major step in the completion of a Myanmar-China gas pipeline project, which is expected to go into operation next year, reported Xinhua.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 8:15:57 PM

Pakistani court summons Musharraf over US drone strikes
Islamabad, Oct 24 (IANS) A Pakistani court Wednesday summoned former president Pervez Musharraf to explain his position on the US drone strikes in the country's northwest tribal regions, lawyers said.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 8:02:40 PM

Accountability must for success of policy: Minister
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions V. Narayanasamy Wednesday said governance with accountability and transparency was essential for any political system or policy to succeed.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 6:30:22 PM

Enough space to accommodate China, India: Beijing
Beijing, Oct 24 (IANS) There is enough room to accommodate the aspirations of China and India, the Chinese foreign ministry said Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 4:31:42 PM

Five Pakistanis die in feud over goat
Islamabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Five people, including four members of a family, were gunned down in a feud over a stolen goat in Pakistan's northwest, police said.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 3:40:26 PM

Aggression powered me past Errani: Sharapova
Istanbul, Oct 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Aggression powered Maria Sharapova to victory over Italy's Sara Errani in her opening match at the $4.9 million WTA championships here, the Russian said.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 3:38:52 PM

Over 7,600 applicants compete for one job in China
Beijing, Oct 24 (IANS) More than 7,600 people will compete for one job at China's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), making it the most sought after role during an annual civil servant recruitment drive.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 3:38:02 PM

China issues white paper on energy policy
Beijing, Oct 24 (IANS) China Wednesday issued a white paper on its energy policy.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 2:47:25 PM

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