MEDAN, Indonesia: An Indonesian air force transport plane plowed into a residential neighborhood in the country’s third-largest city of Medan shortly after takeoff on Tuesday, killing dozens of people
MANILA, Philippines: The Philippines’ anti-graft prosecutor on Tuesday ordered the national police chief and 10 other officers dismissed from the service for approving a contract to deliver gun licens
MALONE, New York: A three-week manhunt that began when two convicted murderers staged a brazen prison break involving stolen power tools and hacksaw blades hidden in frozen beef ended Sunday when a si
LONDON: British prosecutors on Monday brought 22 charges of abuse against an elderly politician accused of using his position to have sex with young boys.
NEW DELHI: Two prisoners escaped from India’s most secure jail in New Delhi by digging a tunnel under a wall and scaling another in a daring dash for freedom, an official and media reports said Monday
CHAUTARA, Nepal: Compensation is starting to reach families in the regions worst hit by Nepal’s devastating earthquakes, amid close scrutiny of how billions of dollars pledged this week by global powe
ISLAMABAD: Pakistani army is preparing for a final push in the coming weeks in its fight against militants, but there are concerns that rights are being rolled back in the name of defeating terror.
DAVAO: Philippines: The Philippine military has shot dead an infamous communist guerrilla leader in a blow to one of the world’s longest-running Maoist insurgencies, authorities said Monday.
TOKYO: A revolutionary solar-powered aircraft was past “the point of no return” and flying over the Pacific Ocean bound for Hawaii Monday, on the most ambitious leg of its quest to circumnavigate the
PATNA: Police are investigating the mob killing of a school director in northern India after two of the school’s students were discovered dead, officials said Monday.
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