Peshawar (Pakistan), Oct 5 (DPA) Islamist militants have retrieved the bodies of eight German and two Turkmen killed in an alleged US drone attack and taken them for burial, Pakistani security officials said Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 8:17:40 PM
Colombo, Oct 5 (DPA) Sri Lanka's opposition leader asked the president to free the former army commander, General Sarath Fonseka, from jail and restore his military rank as a campaign to secure his release was launched Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 6:07:09 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 5 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed in a road accident in western Nepal Tuesday while on a pilgrimage to one of the holiest religious shrines in the Himalayan republic, police said.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 5:59:12 PM
Islamabad, Oct 5 (IANS) The Pakistani contingent leader has been facing flak in his home country for his 'cheap stunt' in carrying the flag during the team's parade at the opening ceremony of the 2010 Commonwealth Games instead of celebrated weightlifter Shujauddin Malik.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 5:56:01 PM
Jakarta, Oct 5 (DPA) At least 56 people were killed and dozens of others were missing and feared drowned after floods swept through villages in Indonesia's eastern province of West Papua, officials said Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 5:55:29 PM
Tehran, Oct 5 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Tuesday warned the US against any military attacks on his country.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 4:28:51 PM
Islamabad, Oct 5 (IANS) The enthusiastic response for Pakistan's contingent at the Commonwealth Games' opening ceremony was not unexpected for tennis star Aqeel Khan, a media report said Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 4:28:19 PM
Islamabad, Oct 5 (IANS/AKI) A truck carrying fuel for NATO forces in Afghanistan was damaged Tuesday by a bomb blast in northwest Pakistan.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 3:39:55 PM
Kathmandu, Oct 5 (IANS) Indian public sector Punjab National Bank's joint venture in Nepal, Everest Bank Ltd (EBL), is now seeking to enter the microfinance segment in the Himalayan republic following the success of the industry inspired by Nobel peace prize laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus' Grameen Bank in Bangladesh.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 2:56:51 PM
Beijing, Oct 5 (IANS) China's target to cut its energy consumption per unit of GDP by five percent this year is 'within reach', an official said.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 1:12:02 PM
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