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'Why is Pakistan not conducting any missile tests?'
Islamabad, Sep 7 (IANS) While 'enemy India' has conducted three missile tests within this year alone -- the latest being of the supersonic BrahMos cruise missile, Pakistan has not conducted any in the last three years, an editorial in a Pakistani paper wondered Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 5:13:25 PM

Gilani joins government-apex court confrontation
Islamabad, Sep 7 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Tuesday joined the ongoing confrontation between the government and the Supreme Court over the issue of extension in service of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutor general.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 5:03:59 PM

Dogged by taint, Maoists lose Nepal PM poll seventh time
Kathmandu, Sep 7 (IANS) Reeling under the double whammy of bribery allegations and a lawmaker receiving life term for murder, Nepal's Maoist party lost Tuesday's prime ministerial election, for the seventh time in a row, plunging the nation into a deeper political crisis.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 5:03:46 PM

Mass funeral for Lakki Marwat victims
Islamabad, Sep 7 (IANS) A mass funeral was organised Tuesday for the victims of the suicide blast targeting a police station in the Lakki Marwat town of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province, media reports said.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 4:45:52 PM

Dogged by taints, Maoists lose Nepal PM poll again
Kathmandu, Sep 7 (IANS) Reeling under the double whammy of bribery allegations and a lawmaker receiving life term for murder, Nepal's Maoist party lost Tuesday's prime ministerial election, for the seventh time in a row, plunging the country into a deeper political crisis.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 4:09:27 PM

Chinese billionaire to donate entire fortune
Beijing, Sep 7 (IANS) A billionaire has pledged to donate his entire fortune to charity after his death, becoming the first in China to do so.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 3:35:33 PM

Sri Lanka opposition resists more powers to president
Colombo, Sep 7 (DPA) The Sri Lankan opposition Tuesday launched protests in and outside parliament against proposed constitutional amendments that would boost the powers of the president.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 3:30:20 PM

Indonesian volcano erupts again
Jakarta, Sep 7 (DPA) Indonesia's Mount Sinabung volcano erupted again early Tuesday, belching thick black smoke up to 5,000 metres into the air and spewing volcanic ash over a wide area, officials said.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 2:42:37 PM

Bangladesh, India to protect Sunderbans
Dhaka, Sep 7 (IANS) Bangladesh and India will soon sign a protocol to protect the riverine Sunderbans that covers parts of both the South Asian neighbours.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 2:11:20 PM

Bangladesh Army officer caught with banned drug
Dhaka, Sep 7 (IANS) A Bangladesh Army officer, returning from India after medical treatment, has been caught with bottles of a banned medicinal drug.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 1:47:33 PM

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