KATMANDU: Tent cities have sprung up for those displaced by the earthquake in Nepal, which is now reported to have killed over 2,500 people.
CATANIA, Italy: European efforts to save the lives of migrants drowning in the Mediterranean must involve search and rescue operations near the shores of Libya, Amnesty International said on Saturday
DHADING, Nepal: Barely any sign of an organized relief effort was visible outside Nepal’s capital on Sunday, as aid agencies struggled to fly and truck relief supplies to a country stricken by its wor
KUALA LUMPUR: The Philippines on Sunday urged its fellow Southeast Asian countries to take immediate steps to halt land reclamation by China in the disputed waters of the South China Sea.
DHAKA: The leader of Bangladesh’s main opposition party threatened retaliation if local elections being held this week are not conducted fairly.
KUALA LUMPUR: Southeast Asian foreign ministers on Sunday shelved a proposal to adopt a common time zone for the region, saying they could not reach agreement on it.
NIAMEY, Niger: Suspected Boko Haram militants in motorized canoes attacked a Niger Army base on an island in Lake Chad, the body of water touching all four countries that have been targeted by Nigeria
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.
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