Taliban blast hits Pakistan army base, killing 11

At least 11 soldiers were killed and 13 wounded in...

Syrian rebels down Russian plane, kill pilot

Syrian rebels shot down a Russian warplane on Saturday and...

Maldives president fires second police chief in three days

The president of the Maldives fired a national police chief...

Jordan severs ties with North Korea

Jordan will cut diplomatic ties with North Korea, the Official...

Myanmar to build its first elevated expressway

The Ministry of Construction (MoC) of Myanmar will build the...

Hawaii man says he’s devastated about sending missile alert

A former Hawaii state worker who sent a false missile...

Whirlwind kills one, wrecks 161 houses in Indonesia

One person has been killed and 161 houses have been...

Afghan forces kill 25 insurgents

The Afghan government forces attacked Taliban positions in the northern...

Pak minister shot wife 3 times before killing self: Police

Pakistani provincial minister Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani, who was found...

Myanmar govt denies AP report of mass graves

Myanmar's government has denied a report by The Associated Press...

Myanmar turns down UN Security Council visit

Myanmar told the United Nations Security Council not to visit...

Van carrying gas tanks plows into pedestrians in Shanghai

A minivan plowed into pedestrians on a sidewalk in downtown...

Hundreds of tourists get stuck in storm-hit New Zealand

Hundreds of tourists in New Zealand were left stranded on...

Air strike cripples Syria hospital

A hospital built under 20m (60 feet) of rock in...

Cambodian court rejects bail for opposition leader

A Cambodian court on Thursday rejected a plea for bail...

Thailand bans smoking at tourist beaches

Thailand banned smoking and littering at 24 beachside locations that...

Turkey airstrikes kill 49 Kurds in Iraq, army says

Turkey’s armed forces on Thursday said 49 Kurdish rebels were...

Gas poisoning kills nine in China

A gas poisoning killed nine people at an iron and...

Philippines arrests Maoist rebel leader

Philippine security forces arrested the head of the communist movement’s...

AP confirms five unreported Myanmar mass graves

The faces of the men half-buried in the mass graves...

Japan welfare house fire takes 11 lives

Eleven people have been killed after a fierce fire gutted...

Goa police arrest driver for 'molesting US tourist'

Police in the western Indian state of Goa have arrested...

Strong quake rattles Afghanistan

A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.1 jolted the Afghan capital...