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.
13 Aug 2016
Pakistan/Kabul: The ISIS branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a US drone strike in an eastern Afghan province, the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan said on Friday. "I can confirm that ISIS Khurasan leader Hafiz Saeed Khan along with his senior commanders and fighters died in a US drone strike on July 26 in Kot district of Afghanistan's Nangharhar province," Afghan Ambassador Omar Zakhilwal told repoters.
17 Sep 2016
Shanghai: China is bracing for its second typhoon in a week after the government issued a yellow alert for Typhoon Malakas on Saturday, just as southeastern provinces continue to clean up after an earlier, stronger storm, state news agency Xinhua reported.
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.'
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.
28 Apr 2015
Islamabad: An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale jolted parts of a province in Pakistan on Tuesday, media reported.