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At least 140 killed in floods, landslides in Russia

At least 140 killed in floods, landslides in Russia

Moscow, Sunday, July 8, 2012: Struck by the fury of flash floods, at least 140 Russians in Krasnodar region lost their lives, the government said on Sunday. President Vladimir Putin…

SL, Indian navies hold maritime boundary talks

SL, Indian navies hold maritime boundary talks

Colombo, Saturday, July 7, 2012: India and Sri Lanka discussed maritime matters, including the issue of fishermen straying in each other’s territorial waters, as they held a crucial annual meeting…

US designates Afghanistan as major ally: Clinton

US designates Afghanistan as major ally: Clinton

Kabul, Saturday, July 7, 2012: The United States has designated Afghanistan a major non-NATO ally, giving the war-torn country special privileges as the US prepares to pull its troops out…

250000 computers may lose internet on July 9

250000 computers may lose internet on July 9

Boston, Friday, July 6, 2012: About a quarter-million computer users around the world are at risk of losing internet access on Monday because of malicious software at the heart of…

India for peaceful resolution of South China sea dispute

India for peaceful resolution of South China sea dispute

Hanoi ,Friday, Jul 6, 2012: Amid increasing sparring between China and its neighbours over disputed oil blocks in the South China Sea, India on Friday said the region was key…

Indian Mujahideen banned in UK

Indian Mujahideen banned in UK

London, Friday, July 6, 2012: Britain on Thursday banned terrorist outfit Indian Mujahideen (IM), citing the group’s “indiscriminate mass casualty attacks” in India which “posed a threat” to British nationals…

Australian jailed for life for killing 3 Indians

Australian jailed for life for killing 3 Indians

Melbourne, Thursday, July 06, 2012: An Australian man, who killed his Indian girlfriend and her two siblings, was on Thursday sentenced to life with a minimum 35 years of jail…

China denies pushing back Myanmar refugees into their country

China denies pushing back Myanmar refugees into their country

Beijing, Thursday,July 05, 2012: Chinese border officials of the south west China’s Yunnan province have refuted allegations that they forced refugees entering China from Myanmar to the conflict-torn region in…

Gulf Facebook users to help improve lives of people in Bhopal

Gulf Facebook users to help improve lives of people in Bhopal

Dubai, Wednesday, July 4, 2012: People in the Gulf region will be able to use a Facebook Timeline application to contribute to a programme of providing safe drinking water to…

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…