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US school query alarms Indians
A few weeks back, Linda Singh picked up the registration packet from her local school district. There, at the bottom of the first page, was the question regarding birthplace, followed by: “If not USA, date entered USA.” ...  | Read.. 
 
Afghan governor assassinated
A suicide bomber today assassinated an Afghan provincial governor, as Nato said it killed almost 100 more Taliban fighters in its biggest offensive against the resurgent Isla ...  | Read.. 
 
Israel, Palestine zero in on peace talks
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas today said he was ready to meet Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert as soon as possible to resume long-stalled peace negotiations. ...  | Read.. 
 
China chokes news flow
China today announced detailed controls on the distribution of news by foreign news agencies, banning all content that violates its own tight media restrictions. ...  | Read.. 
 
War cloud on Lanka
Sri Lanka’s army today said 28 soldiers and dozens of Tamil Tigers had been killed in their advance across frontlines in the island’s far north, as the rebels accus ...  | Read.. 
 
Valerie Wilson, who became the first to win a million- dollar scratch-off lottery prize twice, poses with her mock cheques in New York on Sunday. ...  | Read
Fever fear
Flag nest
Coke comes in, amid prayers
The blind cleric’s haunting Arabic prayer chant echoed among the sterile plastic rows of Coke ..  | Read.. 
Take a shower, not bath
The hotel bathtub is going down the drain. ..  | Read..