Unidentified assailants in Pakistan shot and killed a police officer escorting a polio immunization team yesterday. The police constable was on duty guarding a polio vaccination team in the remote Buner district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. This is second such attack which has killed a policeman this week. Nationwide campaign to eradicate polio is underway […]
Separatist rebels shot and injured two Indonesian soldiers in an attack staged in West Papua’s Nduga regency yesterday. A military helicopter was unloading 10 soldiers and supplies at a compound in Nduga when the rebels ambushed the security personnel. The West Papuan Liberation Army said it killed three soldiers and injured three others in the […]
The security forces defused a bomb found inside a bag in Katana town near Negombo this morning.
Sri Lanka has placed all police stations and security forces in Colombo on high alert as security agencies were hunting for an unidentified container truck and a van, believed to be carrying explosives.
Sri Lanka imposed a state of emergency effective last midnight to counter militant strikes.
More than 40 people were killed, and 300 others were injured in a series of bomb blasts this morning targeting three churches and three hotels in the metropolitan area of Colombo, the national capital of Sri Lanka.
Fourteen passengers were forced to deboard from a bus on Makran Coastal Highway in Balochistan's Ormara area and shot dead by unidentified assailants yesterday.
The camp of presidential contender Prabowo Subianto plans to gather at the National Monument (Monas) in Central Jakarta this afternoon after Friday prayers at Istiqlal Mosque.
The second phase of India’s general elections (Lok Sabha) is scheduled to be held tomorrow in 91 constituencies across 20 states.
A Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Khordha town near the state capital of Bhubaneshwar in Orissa yesterday.