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Australia doubles Pak flood aid to 75 million dollars

September 17th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 17(ANI): The Australian government has decided to raise its aid to flood-ravaged Pakistan by 40 million dollars to bring its total commitment to 75 million dollars.Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd ... Read more...

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UN prepares to aid Central Americans affected by tropical storm Agatha

June 2nd, 2010 - 4:18 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – The United Nations are preparing to assist tens of thousands of Central Americans who were affected by the heavy flooding and landslides caused by the tropical storm ... Read more...

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No valid data on refugees in Pakistan’s northwest

June 3rd, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 3 (IANS) The lack of valid data on the number of people displaced by the military's anti-Taliban operations in the country's troubled northwest has confirmed fears that many militants ... Read more...

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Over 200,000 people in Pakistan need urgent help: ICRC

August 23rd, 2008 - 8:31 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, Aug 23 (Xinhua) Armed conflict on Pakistan's border with Afghanistan has left more than 200,000 displaced people in urgent need of assistance, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has ... Read more...

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Bush offers help to China, signs condolence book

May 20th, 2008 - 11:46 pm ICT by admin
DPA Washington, May 20 (DPA) US President George W. Bush visited the Chinese embassy here Tuesday to sign a condolence book for the families of thousands who perished in the devastating earthquake a ... Read more...

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Aung San Suu Kyi to be awarded highest US civilian honour

May 7th, 2008 - 12:18 am ICT by admin
DPA Washington, May 6 (DPA) US President George W. Bush Tuesday signed a legislation awarding Myanmar's Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi the highest civilian honour from the US Congress - the ... Read more...

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