24 Aug 2014
Beijing: China has executed eight militants from the restive Xinjiang province including three who masterminded a suicide attack in Tiananmen Square here last year, killing three people and wounding 39 others.
15 May 2014
Sanaa: Fierce fighting between soldiers and al-Qaida militants in southern Yemen killed at least 42 people on Thursday, as families fled past destroyed homes, burning cars and streets littered with corpses, witnesses and officials said.
19 Apr 2014
Sanaa: A drone strike on Saturday killed 15 Al-Qaeda suspects and three civilians in Yemen's central Baida province, a stronghold of the extremist group, a security official said.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: A delegation of Tamil National Alliance (TNA), which rules Jaffna Province of Sri Lanka, on Friday called on External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and said India can play a major role in resolving the ethnic Tamil problem in the island nation.
04 Aug 2014
Beijing: The toll from the 6.5-magnitude devastating earthquake that jolted southwest China's Yunnan province has now risen to over 380. The massive quake left a trail of destruction with more than 12,000 houses toppled and 30,000 damaged.
07 Aug 2013
Aden: A US drone strike killed seven Al-Qaeda suspects in Yemen's southern Shabwa province on Wednesday, tribal sources said, amid fears of an imminent attack by the network's deadly franchise.
28 Jul 2014
Manila: At least 16 people were killed and 13 injured on Monday in an ambush staged by members of the militants group Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines, an official said.
06 May 2014
Karachi: At least 10 Balochistan have been killed during an operation in southwest Pakistan's Balochistan province, officials said on Monday.
07 Jul 2014
Karachi: Three Pakistani policemen were killed on Sunday night after unidentified gunmen opened fire upon the vehicle they were travelling in at Hyderabad in Pakistan's Sindh province.
05 Jul 2014
Islamabad: Over 5,72,000 people have been displaced in Pakistan military's offensive against Taliban in the restive North Waziristan province, an official said on Friday. "The number of displaced people registered so far is 5,72,5295. They belong to 44,600 families," Commissioner of Bannu Syed Mohsin Ali said.