Asia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Four killed in Kabul suicide attackRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Nerve News

    At least four people were killed and six injured Tuesday in a suicide bombing on an anti-narcotics police building in Kabul, officials said.

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  2. Lots of spin over nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Dale Steyn believes that the "ball tampering" incident should not cloud South Africa's win in the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle, and he is right.

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  3. .com | South Korea ferry owner's body foundRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News24

    The apparent downing of a Malaysian passenger jet and the loss of nearly 300 lives could be a game changer in the Ukraine crisis, piling pressure on key players, especially Russia.

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  4. Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts Awarded Medal of Honor for Valor in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KBOI-AM Boise

    Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts is the sole survivor of an outpost that came under fierce attack in one of the bloodiest battles of the war in Afghanistan.

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  5. Itikaf in JalalabadRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    An Afghan Muslim doing Itikaf worship in Jalalabad, yesterday. Itikaf is a pious Islamic practice consisting of a period of retreat in a mosque.

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  6. China - will not fill US void' in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    BEIJING: China does not seek to fill a void left in Afghanistan by the withdrawal of US troops but will play a "huge" commercial role in helping rebuild the country, a newly appointed Chinese special envoy said yesterday.

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  7. Japan, Mongolia to sign free trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    TOKYO: Japan and Mongolia will sign a free-trade deal when their leaders hold talks in Tokyo later Tuesday, reports said, as Japan looks to tap the country's fast-growing economy and huge natural resources.

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  8. Cook bent on fixing England slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    Alastair Cook is experiencing the toughest moments of his professional career, by his own admission, but remains determined to lead England out of their long losing run.

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  9. Three foreign advisers killed in bombing near Kabul airportRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    A Taliban suicide bomber detonated himself on Tuesday outside Kabul International Airport, killing three foreign advisers and an Afghan interpreter, police said.

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  10. Typhoon Rammasun strikes VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BBC News

    Chinese state media Xinhua reported 38 dead or missing, with 600,000 people evacuated.

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  11. Global Showbiz Briefs: Andre Rieu Sets UK Box Office Record; Venice...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deadline

    ... place this coming weekend in Australia and New Zealand, followed by Canada, the U.S., Mexico, Russia and South East Asia to ultimately reach more than 1,000 cinema screens in 35 countries. Pretty soon, I'll have to start adding these to my ...

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  12. Afghan veteran who fought wounded gets Medal of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    WASHINGTON - Bleeding from both legs and his arm, Ryan Pitts kept firing at about 200 Taliban fighters, even holding onto his grenades an extra moment to ensure the enemy couldn't heave them back. On

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  13. Ryan PittsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Watersblogged

    Source: www.facebook.com --- Monday, July 21, 2014Medal of Honor recipient Army Sgt.

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  14. Afghan vet who fought wounded gets Medal of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Bleeding from both legs and his arm, Ryan Pitts kept firing at about 200 Taliban fighters, even holding onto his grenades an extra moment to ensure the enemy couldn't heave them back.

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  15. Suicide bomber kills 3 foreign advisers, Afghan interpreter in KabulRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - A Taliban suicide bomber detonated himself on Tuesday, July 22, outside Kabul International Airport, killing three foreign advisers and an Afghan interpreter, police said, according to Reuters.

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  16. Body of missing S. Korean shipping tycoon foundRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    South Korean police said Tuesday that a badly decomposed body found surrounded by liquor bottles in a field last month was that of a fugitive billionaire businessman blamed for April's ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people.

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  17. Chinese Mall Rolls Out Special Bright Pink Parking Spaces for Women:...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    The 10 spots are marked out in bright pink and they're nearly a foot wider than regular spots, Agence France-Presse reported .

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  18. Body of businessman who owned South Korea ferry found, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Policemen transport a stretcher with a body believed to be that of Yoo Byung-un, who headed the family that owned the operator of a ferry that capsized in April, killing more than 300 people, into an ambulance at a hospital in Suncheon July 22, 2014.

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  19. Commentary: As Xi seeks closer ties in Havana, U.S. should rethink its Cuba policyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China and Cuba, two traditional friends sharing a lot in visions and beliefs, are seeking closer ties as Havana moves to update its economy under the shadow of a half-century-old U.S. embargo.

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  20. 10:59 Kyrgyzstan to host peacemaking exercises of CSTO countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AkiPress

    The peacemaking exercises of the Collective Security Treaty Organization "Indestructible Brotherhood 2014" will be held in Kyrgyzstan from July 29 to August 1. The aim of the exercises will be enhancement of effectiveness of cooperation between peacemaking forces of CSTO, practice of commanders and officials of all levels in preparation of ... (more)

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