19 Dec 2014
Lahore: Pakistan government has ordered closure of all educational institutions in Punjab province fearing backlash from terrorists in the wake of its decision to execute hundreds of inmates on death row.
06 Dec 2014
Beijing: A nine-year-old boy was killed and 15 people injured on Saturday when two moderate earthquakes struck China's southwestern Yunnan Province.
20 Nov 2014
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government signed a MoU with Wenzhou province of China for the promotion of trade and industry between the two states.
25 Nov 2014
Beijing: A 5.8-magnitude earthquake on Tuesday jolted China's southwest Sichuan Province, three days after the mountainous region was devastated by a 6.3 magnitude quake.
23 Nov 2014
Beijing: China on Sunday launched all-out rescue efforts after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck quake-prone Sichuan Province, killing at least four people and affecting another 79,500.
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.
26 Nov 2014
Beijing: At least 24 workers were killed and 52 others injured on Wednesday when a fire broke out in a coal mine in China's northeastern Liaoning province soon after a mild earthquake jolted the region.
17 Nov 2014
Beijing: At least 18 people were killed and 13 injured in a massive fire at a carrot-packaging plant in China's Shandong Province, authorities said.
16 Nov 2014
Beijing: China on Sunday inaugurated a section of the first high-speed rail in restive Xinjiang province which will slash travel time between the regional capital of Urumqi and the eastern city of Hami by half to three hours.
19 Sep 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan's disaster management agency says rescuers have evacuated thousands of people stranded in parts of the country's south after being hit by floods.