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Godfather of Taiwan independence warms up to China
Taipei, Jan 31 (DPA) Former president Lee Teng-hui, the so-called godfather of Taiwan independence movement, said he no longer hates China and even wants to visit China.

Wednesday, January 31, 2007 1:48:01 PM

North Korea nuclear talks to resume Feb 8 (LEAD)
Beijing, Jan 30 (DPA) Six-party negotiations on ending North Korea's nuclear weapons programme are scheduled to resume Feb 8 in Beijing, host nation China said Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 7:11:03 PM

China to launch two satellites for 2008 Olympic Games
Beijing, Jan 30 (Xinhua) China will launch two satellites dedicated to radio and TV relay services for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games in June and October this year, the China Satellite Communications Corporation (CSCC) said Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 6:18:40 PM

Asian Development Bank blacklists firms, individuals
Manila, Jan 30 (DPA) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Tuesday it has banned 37 firms and 32 individuals from transacting with the organisation due to fraud, corruption or misconduct in 2006.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 5:38:35 PM

Technology-alert system to be launched
Hong Kong, Jan 30 (DPA) An alert system designed to prevent a repeat of the Internet chaos which followed the Taiwan earthquake Dec 26, 2006 will be introduced next month, Hong Kong's telecommunications authority said Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 4:54:18 PM

Six-party talks on Korean nuclear issue to resume
Beijing, Jan 30 (Xinhua) The six-party talks on the North Korean nuclear issue will be resumed here Feb 8, the Chinese foreign ministry announced Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 2:18:34 PM

Dengue fever hits Indonesia, 75 dead
Jakarta, Jan 30 (DPA) A seasonal dengue fever outbreak in 14 of Indonesia's 33 provinces has killed at least 75 people and afflicted over 4,800 since New Year's Day, health officials said Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 12:30:00 PM

Hu Jintao on African tour
Beijing, Jan 30 (Xinhua) Chinese President Hu Jintao left Tuesday morning on a state visit to eight African nations.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 11:05:57 AM

Miss Bali-India, Mr Bali-India crowned
Bali, Jan 30 (IANS) Students Ayu Sriwidanti Yuliandari and Putu Surya Sujana have been crowned Miss Bali-India and Mr Bali-India respectively.

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 8:10:41 AM

Musharraf to seek support for Middle East peace initiative
Jakarta, Jan 29 (Xinhua) Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf will seek support from Indonesian president for his initiative to find a solution to the Palestinian conflict during his two-day visit here this week.

Monday, January 29, 2007 4:36:44 PM

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