The death toll due to the tsunami in the Sunda Strait Waters, Banten province, has increased to 356 people.
Yesterday unknown attackers threw two crude bombs and fired blank rounds at the residence of Asaduzzaman Bablu located in the Cougaccha area of Gangni Upazila (sub-division) in the Meherpur district.
Eleven soldiers were wounded after the Philippine military clashed with New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Monkayo town, Compostela Valley province yesterday.
Yesterday Indonesian authorities issued "extreme weather and high waves" warning around the erupting Anak Krakatoa volcano.
Yesterday eight people were killed, and 22 others were injured after a hijacked bus crashed into pedestrians in Longyan, Fujian province.
Yesterday a Muttahida Qaumi Movement party leader, Syed Ali Raza Abidi was shot dead in Karachi.
More than 45,000 people have been stranded by flash floods triggered by heavy rains last night in the northern districts of Sri Lanka.
Two supporters of the Pak Sarzameen Party were shot dead in an armed attack on the party’s office at Usmania Colony of Rizvia Society in Karachi last night.
Authorities are closing several streets in the Mega Kuningan area of South Jakarta ahead of the planned protest against China’s policy towards Muslim Uighurs. The protest is scheduled to start at 1:00 PM Jakarta time in front of the Chinese Embassy.
The India Bank Officers Confederation (AIBOC) called for a nationwide strike on December 21 and 26