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  • Indian PM welcomes FDI from China

    2013-10-22 16:31

    Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Tuesday that India welcomes Chinese investment and the Chinese proposal to establish a Chinese Industrial Park in the country.

  • Cambodia flood death toll climbs to 168

    2013-10-22 13:19

    The Mekong River and flash floods have claimed at least 168 lives in Cambodia and cost the country about $500 million due to the damages to rice paddy and roads.

  • New leak at Fukushima after rain

    2013-10-22 07:21

    Heavy rain at the Fukushima nuclear plant has caused a leak of radioactive water containing a cancer-causing isotope, possibly into the sea, its operator said.

  • Beijing needs to be 'more active' in global security

    2013-10-22 01:45

    China needs to play a more active role in global security issues to maintain its expanding economic ties with other countries, especially with key energy partners.

  • Border agreement to boost ties

    2013-10-22 00:41

    The world's two most populous nations will try to remove a long-term irritant in their relations by signing a border agreement during Singh's visit.

  • 36 militants killed in Afghan raids

    2013-10-21 20:12

    Up to 36 militants have been killed in separate joint cleanup operations in Afghanistan within the last 24 hours, said the country's Interior Ministry Monday.

  • 16 killed in road accident in northern India

    2013-10-21 19:41

    At least 16 people were killed Sunday evening when a bus in which they were traveling rolled down a gorge in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, said police Monday.

  • Apartment fire kills 3 in Kazakhstan

    2013-10-21 17:40

    Three people have been killed in an apartment building fire in the central city of Karaganda, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kazakhstan said.

  • Fukushima radiation exceeds regular level

    2013-10-21 16:10

    Some of the rainwater overflowed from concrete barriers around clusters of tanks on Sunday in Fukushima nuclear power plant was found to have radiation levels above the regulatory limit, Tokyo Electric Power Co said Monday.

  • 5 killed as blast hits Pakistan train

    2013-10-21 14:50

    At least five people were killed and 15 others injured when a blast hit a passenger train in Pakistan's southwest province of Balochistan on Monday morning.

  • Beijing works to spur global development

    2013-10-21 00:54

    China is actively mapping out its "financial diplomacy", underlined by its recent initiatives to launch regional and global development banks.

  • Maldives president arrest demanded after elections disrupted

    2013-10-20 19:17

    Former Maldives President Nasheed has called for the arrest of incumbent President Waheed on Sunday and appealed for greater assistance from the international community after presidential elections was disrupted.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.