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Chinese police arrest Christians during Easter service

April 25th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 25 (ANI): Chinese police have detained dozens of Christians who were trying to hold an outdoor Easter Sunday service on a banned site.Security forces clashed with followers of a growing ... Read more...

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Thailand sets up nursing home for elderly elephants

October 20th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Oct 20 (DPA) Thailand has set up its first nursing home for elderly elephants in Lampang province, already the home of two elephant hospitals, media reports said Tuesday. The Pang-La Nursing Home ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh government bans buffalo fights

March 1st, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 1 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government has banned buffalo fights held in the state during the festive season, a government source said Saturday. In a letter written to the joint ... Read more...

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