09 Aug 2013
Sana'a: A US drone strike killed at least three suspected Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) militants in Yemen's Hadramout province on Thursday.
07 Jun 2016
Beijing: China's crackdown on graft has created an atmosphere in which people are increasingly too afraid to be corrupt, the top official in one of the country's most graft-plagued provinces said today.
27 Jan 2016
Islamabad: Pakistani authorities yesterday closed all the schools in the country's largest province, Punjab, following an alert over possible militant attacks, according to a government notice.
20 Nov 2015
Beijing: Chinese police have killed twenty eight members of a terrorist group responsible for a deadly attack on a coal mine that killed 16 people in restive Xinjiang province, authorities said today.
16 May 2015
Jakarta: An earthquake measuring 6.1 on Richter scale hit Bengkulu province of Sumatra Island earlier on Saturday, the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency reported here.
29 Jun 2015
Lahore: At least four terrorists were killed today in an encounter with the law enforcement agencies in Pakistan's Punjab province, with the officials claiming to have averted a 'major terror attack.'
28 Apr 2015
Islamabad: An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale jolted parts of a province in Pakistan on Tuesday, media reported.
10 Mar 2015
Beijing: A 4.5 magnitude earthquake has jolted southwest China's Yunnan Province and damaged several houses.
11 Apr 2013
Caretaker Chief Minister of Punjab Province in Pakistan, Najam Sethi has dropped the idea of celebrating ‘Basant’ festival and kite flying amid threat of Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), which has described it as anti-Islamic.
17 Jun 2016
Beijing: A construction worker in China miraculously escaped death after a 1.5-meter steel bar pierced through his body from groin to skull in east China's Shandong Province.