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Indonesia pulls out of Dutch tanks deal

Indonesia pulls out of Dutch tanks deal

Jakartha,Tuesday, July 03, 2012: Indonesia said Tuesday it had pulled out of a $280 million (RM881.57 million) deal to buy 100 Leopard battle tanks from the Netherlands after waiting several…

Pak says Mumbai attackers were helped by 40 Indians

Pak says Mumbai attackers were helped by 40 Indians

Islamabad ,Tuesday, July 3 2012 :  Days after terror suspect Zabiuddin Ansari’s revelations about the Mumbai attacks being controlled and facilitated from Karachi, Pakistani authorities have claimed 40 Indian nationals…

China’s Chengjiang Fossil site included into World Heritage List

China’s Chengjiang Fossil site included into World Heritage List

St. Petersburg |Monday, July 2 2012 : The Chengjiang Fossil, a site in China’s southwestern Yunnan Province, was included into the World Heritage List. The Chengjiang Fossil site of China…

Mumbai attackers were helped by 40 Indians: Pakistan

Mumbai attackers were helped by 40 Indians: Pakistan

Islamabad, Monday, July 2, 2012: Days after terror suspect Zabiuddin Ansari’s revelations about the Mumbai attacks being controlled and facilitated from Karachi, Pakistani authorities have claimed 40 Indian nationals were…

Al Qaida plotting to bomb US plane during Olympics: Report

Al Qaida plotting to bomb US plane during Olympics: Report

London, Sunday, July 1, 2012: Al Qaida is plotting to blow up an American airliner in the run-up to this month’s London Olympics and has trained a Norwegian Muslim convert…

World Bank pulls out of Bangladesh project amid corruption

World Bank pulls out of Bangladesh project amid corruption

Dhaka, Saturday, June 30, 2012:The World Bank canceled a $1.2 billion credit for a Bangladesh bridge project with immediate effect, saying it had ‘credible evidence’ of a high-level corruption conspiracy…

Attorney General not to be prosecuted : White House

Attorney General not to be prosecuted : White House

Washington, Saturday, Jun 30, 2012: Inspite of the Congress’s contempt citation of Attorney General on a botched gun-running operation, the White House and US Justice department have said that Eric…

US hosts world’s largest naval exercises in Hawaii

US hosts world’s largest naval exercises in Hawaii

Hawaii, Saturday, June 30, 2012: Some 25,000 sailors and other military personnel from 22 nations are converging on Hawaii to practice hunting for submarines and catching pirates in the world’s…

NSA Menon in Lanka for high-level talks

NSA Menon in Lanka for high-level talks

Colombo, Friday, June 29,2012: Issues like reconciliation with minority Tamils are expected to figure prominently in talks National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon will have with the Sri Lankan leadership during…

Assange served extradition notice by British police

Assange served extradition notice by British police

London, Friday, June 29, 2012: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was served with a “surrender notice” by Scotland Yard on Thursday, just days after he dramatically took refuge at the Ecuadorean…