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Finch century helps Australia thrash England in first ODI

14-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A superb century from opener Aaron Finch helped Australia to a comprehensive six-wicket win over England in the first one-day international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on [...]
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Japan wants to join India-US naval war games

14-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

Japan wants to be a part of the naval exercise that India and the US hold every year to make it trilateral, six years after it was kept out of it apparently because of [...]
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China defends South China Sea fishing rule

China defends South China Sea fishing rule

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Beijing on Friday rejected US criticism of a measure requiring foreign fishing vessels to secure permission to enter much of the South China Sea, which it claims almost in [...]
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Thailand still top among travellers from India

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:00 AM

Political unrest in Thailand will not dampen Indian travellers’ enthusiasm for this country, a Thai diplomat has declared. In late November, Thailand was voted the [...]
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Cambodia opposition warn of ‘final’ push against PM Hun Sen

Cambodia opposition warn of ‘final’ push against PM Hun Sen

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Cambodia’s opposition warned strongman premier Hun Sen of a “final campaign” against him unless fresh elections are held, as it rallied Friday in the [...]
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UN warns Australia over reportedly turning away refugee boats

UN warns Australia over reportedly turning away refugee boats

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The UN refugee agency warned Australia on Friday that it could be breaking international law, amid reports it rejected boats carrying asylum-seekers. Adrian Edwards, [...]
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Ocean’s Huge Hidden Waves Explained

Ocean’s Huge Hidden Waves Explained

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The biggest ocean waves in the world sweep through the South China Sea’s Luzon Strait, towering more than 550 feet (170 meters) tall. Luckily for ships plying the busy [...]
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India expels US envoy in tit-for-tat row over consul’s arrest

India expels US envoy in tit-for-tat row over consul’s arrest

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States said Friday that it “deeply regrets” India’s expulsion of a US embassy official in New Delhi in a bitter diplomatic dispute, but is [...]
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Tonga braces as powerful cyclone approaches

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tonga was battening down Friday as a powerful tropical cyclone bears down on the Pacific island nation, officials said. Tropical Cyclone Ian, a category four system packing [...]
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Mumbai unveils arty airport revamp

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Mumbai unveiled its long-awaited new airport terminal Friday, complete with a peacock-inspired design and huge art display, part of a lavish $2 billion revamp that aims to [...]
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US withdraws diplomat after India expulsion demand

US withdraws diplomat after India expulsion demand

13-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States said Friday it was withdrawing a diplomat from India in hopes it would end a bitter dispute that started with the arrest and strip search of an Indian [...]
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Shares of Indian gold lenders up on central bank rule change

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Shares of India’s gold-based finance companies soared on Thursday after the central bank eased rules on amounts they could loan in return for gold deposits. The Reserve [...]
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US, India reach deal to end feud over diplomat

US, India reach deal to end feud over diplomat

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Indian diplomat whose arrest in New York sparked an intense row was leaving the United States as she was hit with federal charges over treatment of her servant, officials [...]
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India to seek foreign investment in giant, creaking rail network

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

India will soon invite foreign businesses to help expand its once-mighty but now outdated railways, government sources said, in a move that would mark the opening up of one [...]
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Canada’s Saputo keeps Australian dairy war alive with offer extension

11-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Canada’s Saputo Inc extended its offer for Australia’s Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory Holdings Co on Friday, just hours before the bid deadline, ensuring [...]
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