3 rebels dead in Kashmir gunbattle

SRINAGAR: Government forces in Indian Kashmir killed three suspected rebels Tuesday during a lengthy gunbattle, police said, in the latest flare-up ahead of tense local elections later this year.

Hong Kong pro-democracy group admits likely defeat

HONG KONG: Organizers of a pro-democracy group who vowed to take over Hong Kong’s streets admitted Tuesday they were powerless to change China’s plan to vet candidates for the city’s next leader, but

Chinese inmates kill guard, break out of jail

BEIJING: Chinese authorities set up checkpoints and offered a reward of $48,000 for three inmates who killed a guard, donned police uniforms and escaped Tuesday in a rare jailbreak.

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