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To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

Trade ministers from India and Malaysia are likely to meet on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos next week amid a palm oil spat between the two countries ...

Lanka races to defuse bombs after depot blast

Lanka races to defuse bombs after depot blast

Sri Lankan police were yesterday racing to defuse unexploded bombs that fell on villages near the capital overnight and destroyed hundreds of homes, after a huge and deadly fire at an ammunition depot.