A Thai policeman shows a copy of a stolen Italian passport as he visits a travel agency for questioning in Pattaya, Thailand, on Monday. (AP)
MALE, Maldives: The Supreme Court in the Maldives has sacked the country’s elections chief and handed him a suspended jail term after he criticized judges during last year’s chaotic contest to cho
PRETORIA, South Africa: Oscar Pistorius vomited in the dock and retched repeatedly and loudly at his murder trial Monday as he heard graphic details of the injuries sustained by the girlfriend he shot
EUREKA, California: A very strong earthquake rattled the Northern California coast and was widely felt across the region, but authorities said early Monday that there were no reports of any injuries o
BRUSSELS: The trial of 19 Belgians on terrorism charges began Monday under tight security amid concerns the 15 men and 4 women were part of a local jihadist recruitment network.
NEW DELHI: India’s federal police agency filed its first formal charges Monday over alleged wrongdoing in the awarding of coal blocks that the national government auditor says cost the treasury bill
DHAKA: Several thousand Bangladeshi garment workers have lost their jobs after their factory was discovered with serious safety problems and shut down, officials said Monday.
KABUL: The Taleban on Monday warned Afghans against taking part in the upcoming presidential election and ordered their fighters to “use all force” possible to disrupt the polling in the militant
ISLAMABAD: At least 62 kids have died in a district of southern Pakistan where thousands are suffering from malnutrition, officials said Monday, as the country’s top judge called the situation a nat
BANGKOK: Thailand’s role as a hub for criminal networks using false documents is in the spotlight after two unknown passengers on vanished flight MH370 used passports stolen in the kingdom, sparking
KUALA LUMPUR: In an age when people assume that any bit of information is just a click away, the thought that a jetliner could simply disappear over the ocean for more than two days is staggering.
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