END OF THE ROAD: Bangladesh orders execution of Abdul Quader Molla a key leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party. (AFP)
MANILA:The Philippine government and Muslim rebels on Sunday signed a crucial power sharing accord, paving the way for a final peace agreement aimed at ending a decades-long insurgency that has killed
TACLOBAN, Philippines: A month after one of the strongest typhoons ever recorded hit the Philippines, masses of survivors are living amid rubble in rebuilt shanty homes and experts say reconstructing
SEOUL: South Korea on Sunday announced an expansion of its air defense zone following China’s move to establish a similar zone that has been criticized by Beijing’s neighbors.
NEW DELHI: Accepting the people’s verdict with “humility,” top leadership of the Congress on Sunday pledged to transform the party ahead of 2014 Lok Sabha polls for which it would announce its p
TEHRAN: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday his country opposes the presence of foreign forces in Afghanistan and the region, saying their presence generates tension, the official IRNA news
JOHANNESBURG: South Africans of all races and religions united in an outpouring of prayer and song for their beloved Nelson Mandela on Sunday, hearing calls to keep his dream of a Rainbow Nation alive
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan: US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told American troops that he supports a NATO force in Afghanistan after 2014, as Washington and President Hamid Karzai wrangle over a stalled
BANGKOK: Thailand’s main opposition party resigned from Parliament on Sunday to protest what it called “the illegitimacy” of a government with which it can no longer work.
NEW DELHI India's Bharatiya Janata Party appeared to make strong political gains in four heartland states Sunday, as preliminary results showed the ruling Congress party sidelined in a race see
KABUL: US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is visiting with American forces in Afghanistan amid a stubborn stand-off between the US and Afghan leaders over a security agreement that President Hamid Karza
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