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Since 1st March, 1999
Japan slaps ban on North Korea
Japan announced new sanctions against North Korea today over its reported nuclear test and President George W. Bush said Washington was working to ensure there would be “serious repercussions” for Pyongyang. ...  | Read.. 
Study puts Iraq toll at 6.5 lakh
American and Iraqi public health experts have calculated that about 655,000 Iraqis have died as a result of the March 2003 US-led invasion and subsequent violence, far above ...  | Read.. 
Pervez says Pak not involved
Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf defended his country today against suspicions that illegal nuclear proliferation by a disgraced atomic scientist had enabled North Korea ...  | Read.. 
Russia bank manager shot dead
A branch manager with Russia’s second largest bank was shot dead in an apparent contract killing, the Moscow prosecutor’s office said today. ...  | Read.. 
A woman performs in a North Korean restaurant in Shanghai. (Reuters)
Japan slaps ban on North Korea
Mel explains outburst
Mel Gibson has condemned his anti-Semitic outburst after he was arrested for drink-driving as the ..  | Read.. 
Pope sets term for dialogue
Pope Benedict said today Christians could not allow their beliefs and identity to be diluted for th..  | Read..