China, ahead of President Barack Obama`s crucial visit to
India and key Asian nations, said on Thursday that US could play a
positive role and do more to contribute to political mutual
trust as well as regional peace.
In the midst of speculation
about an Indo-Pak bilateral in New York this week, Pakistan`s
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that any talks
between the two countries needs to be "meaningful."
Seven children, including three minor
girls from the same family who recently returned from the US,
on Sunday tested positive for H1N1 virus, taking the total number
of swine flu cases reported in the city so far to 55.