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No more ‘chicken without sex life’ in Beijing

March 14th, 2012 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 14 (IANS) Eating out in Beijing has always been confusing for foreigners. Many have complained about dishes that on being translated to English read "chicken without sex life" ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

WWII Assam cemetery being dug for Japanese troops’ remains

January 19th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 19 (IANS) Labourers in Assam continued digging a World War II cemetery for the second straight day Thursday to look for remains of 11 Japanese soldiers.A Commonwealth War ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Taliban claims it abducted Canadian ’spy’ in eastern Afghanistan

February 27th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- A Taliban spokesman on Sunday claimed its militants have abducted a Canadian spy in eastern Afghanistan. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said Canadian national Mackenzie Rutherford Colin, of Toronto, was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |