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  • S. Korea Proposes Three-stage Reunification

    Korean President Lee Myung-bak on Sunday proposed a three-stage reunification with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), and called for developing new relationship with Japan. Lee made the remarks at the celebration of the country’s 65th National Liberation Day, or 65th anniversary of Korea’s independence from Japan’s 1910-45 colonial rule. Lee said that the […]

    Sindh, Balochistan hit by flash floods; Ban appeals for aid

    UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Sunday appealed for more aid to Pakistan for the 20 million victims, as flash floods wrecked havoc in Sindh and Balochistan provinces rendering thousands homeless, leading to large scale migration of people from the affected region. After causing havoc in the Khyber Pakhtunkhawa and Punjab provinces and in the northern […]

    Violence won’t benefit anyone: PM to Kashmiris

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday told agitating youth in Kashmir that violence will not benefit anyone and that the government, within the framework of the state being an integral part of India, was willing to move forward in any talks with those who abjure violence. Addressing the nation on the 64th Independence Day from […]

    China holds day of mourning for landslide victims

    China Sunday observed a national day of mourning for the more than 1,200 people killed in last week’s massive landslides in northwest Gansu province as heavy rains continued to batter the country. Chinese flags across the country and at embassies and consulates overseas were lowered to half-staff while public entertainment was suspended to remember those […]

    This Malayalam movie tells you something special

    Suresh Unnithan Departing from the usual customary track Manu, a relatively new entrant in the tinsel world, has come up with a promising production, “Athe Mazha Athe Veyil”, a Malayalam movie. He believes, the film could give an innovative introduction of his creative mind and talent.  “This is based on a family drama.  The story […]

    Wikileaks Prepares to Release more Afghan Files

      WikiLeaks spokesman Julian Assange said his organisation is preparing to release the rest of the secret Afghan war documents it has on file. Assange made the announcement while speaking via video link to a conference at London’s Frontline Club on Thursday. The Pentagon warned that a second release could be more damaging to security and […]

    Obama Pledges to Stand by Gulf Coast Residents

    US President Barack Obama pledged Saturday that he will stand by the Gulf of Mexico residents until the region fully recovered from the BP oil spill during a weekend trip in Florida with his family. In a brief speech following a meeting with business and tourism leaders in Panama City Beach, Florida, Obama said that […]

    PM unfurls tri-colour at Red Fort; emphasises Indian democractic nature

    Addressing the nation on the 64th Independence Day from the ramparts of historic Red Fort, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh emphasised that the Indian democracy has the “generosity and flexibility” to address concerns of any group and calls upon dissatisfied groups in JK and NE to adopt democratic means for their welfare. He expressed “deep regret” […]

    13 Killed in US Drone Strikes in NW Pakistan

    A total of 13 suspected militants were killed during a U.S. drone attack launched Saturday night in northwest Pakistan, reported local media Express on Sunday. According to the report, the U.S. drone fired three missiles at a village near Mirali in Pakistan’s northwest tribal area of North Waziristan late Saturday night. Initial reports said that […]

    ‘US Show of Force A Threat to China’

     Recent and planned dangerous moves of the United States in Northeast and Southeast Asia are manifestation of Washington’s Cold War mentality and pose a threat to the security of China and the whole region, said the Globe magazine in a commentary. The United States and South Korea has recently held military exercises in the Sea […]