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Deposed Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra and his wife Pojaman Shinawatra arrive at criminal court in Bangkok, Thailand yesterday. Pojaman Shinawatra was found guilty of evading millions of dollars in taxes and sentenced to three years in prison. AP

Thaksin’s wife found guilty of tax evasion

The wife of ousted Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra was found guilty Thursday of evading millions of dollars in taxes and sentenced to three years in prison.


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India hopes world trade talks can be relaunched

India said on Thursday it was hopeful world trade talks that collapsed this week can be relaunched and expressed its commitment to bringing them to a “successful conclusion.”

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Iran says to continue nuclear path before deadline

Iran will press ahead with its nuclear path, the country’s highest authority, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said on Wednesday, speaking just before a deadline set by Western officials in a nuclear dispute.

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Japanese Embassy in India gets warning of more bombs

The Japanese Embassy has received an e-mail warning of a bomb in a New Delhi market, and has warned its citizens to stay away from crowded public places, a notice posted on its Web site said Thursday.

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UN Council breaks deadlock on Darfur resolution

U.N. Security Council members broke a deadlock on Wednesday over a resolution to keep peacekeepers in Darfur and acknowledge worries about a possible genocide indictment of Sudan’s president, diplomats said.

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