KIEV: Kiev forces battled into a key rebel bastion Sunday as Moscow denied fresh claims that Russian rocket launchers had crossed over into Ukraine to bolster the separatists’ flagging insurgency.
NEW DELHI: Floods triggered by heavy rains have inundated nearly 200 villages in northern India, killing at least 21 people and leaving thousands homeless, officials said on Sunday, as forecasts for m
FERGUSON, Missouri: The first night of a state-imposed curfew in Ferguson, Missouri, ended with tear gas and seven arrests, after police dressed in riot gear used armored vehicles to disperse defiant
HONG KONG: Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong (HK) marched in protest against Occupy Central with Love and Peace, which is planning mass sit-ins to paralyze the financial district amid a debate
MANILA: Philippine President Benigno Aquino will on Monday receive a completed draft bill to create a Muslim autonomous area, aimed at ending decades of fighting that has claimed thousands of lives, h
ISLAMABAD: Tens of thousands joined protests in Pakistan’s capital on Sunday led by opposition figures Imran Khan and cleric Tahir ul-Qadri, demanding the “corrupt” prime minister step down.
NEW DELHI: Several members of India’s most powerful right-wing Hindu group were named to positions within the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), officials said on Sunday, signalling a more overt rol
KATMANDU: Rescuers in Nepal struggled to retrieve bodies Sunday amid fears of a cholera outbreak after monsoon rains swept away houses, killing at least 85 people and stranding thousands more, offi
FERGUSON, Missouri: Police have fired multiple smoke canisters into a crowd of defiant protesters in a St.
ISLAMABAD: A fiery anti-government religious scholar led a massive rally of thousands of protesters in Pakistan’s capital who defied pouring rain to demand Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif step down over a
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