KATMANDU: At least 17 people were killed and 61 injured when an avalanche set off by Saturday’s massive Nepal earthquake swept down the Himalayas. The snow and ice ripped through key Mt.
SLAVUTYCH, Ukraine: Ukrainians on Sunday marked 29 years since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, laying wreaths and candles near the plant where work to lay a new seal over the reactor site has been del
BALTIMORE: Protesters rampaged through downtown Baltimore on Saturday as the city’s biggest demonstration yet over the death of a young African-American man in police custody turned violent.
LONDON: British opposition leader Ed Miliband appeared to go a step further Sunday in ruling out a deal with the pro-independence Scottish National Party (SNP) if he fails to win next month’s election
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police said they arrested 12 people plotting to sow civil unrest and seized explosives on Sunday, just one day before the country hosts a Southeast Asian summit.
JAKARTA, Indonesia: Indonesia’s attorney general’s office notified nine foreigners and an Indonesian convicted of drug trafficking that their executions will be carried out within days, ignoring appea
LONDON: In the cacophony of slogans ahead of Britain’s general election on May 7 one thing is for sure — the country faces more austerity whichever party wins.
MANILA: The Philippine president said Sunday he would appeal for mercy for a Filipino who is due to be executed in Indonesia in two days time.
KATMANDU: Rescuers dug with their bare hands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Katmandu Valley, killing at least 1,900, and triggered a deadl
CILACAP, Indonesia: Indonesia has signalled it was determined to push ahead with the execution of eight foreign drug convicts, despite a growing wave of global condemnation led by UN chief Ban Ki-moon
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