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Sri Lanka's war-hit Tamils vote for...

Sri Lanka's war-hit Tamils vote for...

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Sun, Sep 22 2013

The Tamil National Alliance will form the first functioning provincial government in the northern Tamil...

Six killed in US drone strike in...

Six killed in US drone strike in...

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Sun, Sep 22 2013

Four missiles fired into a militant compound At least six people were killed in a US drone strike on...

Tamils win landslide in Sri Lanka's...

Tamils win landslide in Sri Lanka's...

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Sun, Sep 22 2013

The TNA bagged 30 out of a total of 38 seats Sri Lanka's main Tamil party Sunday won a whopping...

Sri Lankan Tamils vote amid charges...

Sri Lankan Tamils vote amid charges...

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Sat, Sep 21 2013

The elections are seen as a crucial test of reconciliation between the Tamils and majority ethnic...

‘No English’

‘No English’

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Sat, Sep 21 2013

A directive prohibiting questions asked in English appears at a Pakistan assembly after a lawmaker’s...

Pakistan arrests 12 over Nato tanker...

Pakistan arrests 12 over Nato tanker...

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Thu, Sep 19 2013

Suspects also confessed to torching the Nato vehicles and killing or wounding their drivers Pakistani...

Sri Lankan editor flees after death...

Sri Lankan editor flees after death...

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Thu, Sep 19 2013

Mandana Ismail Abeywickrema, co-editor of the Sunday Leader newspaper, fled with her journalist husband...

Former Afghan MP defects to

Former Afghan MP defects to

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Thu, Sep 19 2013

Qazi Abdul Hai had joined the rebels, but was dismissed as a low-level figure whose actions would have...

Five charged over Mumbai photographer's...

Five charged over Mumbai photographer's...

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Thu, Sep 19 2013

They were charged with at least five offences including gang-rape, unnatural sex, illegal confinement,...

Indian minister rescues 6 from sinking...

Indian minister rescues 6 from sinking...

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Thu, Sep 19 2013

The minister from Karnataka jumped into a lake along with his guards to save six people, who were...

India forces companies to start charitable...

India forces companies to start charitable...

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Thu, Sep 19 2013

Under the new amended Companies Act passed last month by parliament, large businesses have been asked...

Pakistani clerics suggest amendment...

Pakistani clerics suggest amendment...

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Wed, Sep 18 2013

Death penalty proposed for people convicted of making false accusations Pakistan's top religious...

Indian lawmakers face arrest over deadly...

Indian lawmakers face arrest over deadly...

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Wed, Sep 18 2013

The unrest, during which mobs burned houses and a mosque forcing hundreds of people to flee, erupted...

Myanmar, UN nuclear agency agree closer...

Myanmar, UN nuclear agency agree closer...

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Mon, Sep 16 2013

Myanmar was suspected of pursuing military and nuclear cooperation with North Korea during the long years...

Indian police investigate rape of girl...

Indian police investigate rape of girl...

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Mon, Sep 16 2013

Indian police on Monday were interrogating a school bus cleaner after his arrest on suspicion of raping...

Top Afghan policewoman dies after gun...

Top Afghan policewoman dies after gun...

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Mon, Sep 16 2013

The top policewoman in Afghanistan's restive south died Monday after being shot by assassins,...

Indian PM vows tough action over deadly...

Indian PM vows tough action over deadly...

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Mon, Sep 16 2013

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh vowed Monday severely to punish those to blame for recent Hindu-Muslim...

57 children hospitalised in India due...

57 children hospitalised in India due...

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Mon, Sep 16 2013

The children started vomiting and sweating after they were orally given hepatitis B vaccine at clinics...

India retests missile able to reach...

India retests missile able to reach...

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Sun, Sep 15 2013

The Agni-V is a solid-fuel, three-stage missile designed to carry a 1.5-ton nuclear warhead India on...

Afghanistan mine collapse kills 27

Afghanistan mine collapse kills 27

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Sun, Sep 15 2013

Several other workers feared trapped underground A coal mine collapse has killed at least 27 miners...

Sushma meets Advani to reassure BJP...

Sushma meets Advani to reassure BJP...

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Sat, Sep 14 2013

Congress leaders express concern over supposed RSS influence The Hindustan times has reported that...