YANGON: Myanmar’s latest religious clashes began after a Buddhist woman was paid to make false rape claims against two Muslim brothers, state media reported Sunday.
BANNU, Pakistan: Pakistan’s military Sunday bombed six militant boltholes in a lawless tribal district, killing at least 28 insurgents, officials said.
MANILA: The death toll from Typhoon Rammasun in the Philippines rose to 94, with six missing, as another storm brought rains to the ravaged areas, authorities said Sunday.
BEIJING: The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in four decades has killed 18 people, the government said Sunday, while in the Philippines the death toll from the storm’s earlier destruction rose
HRABOVE/DONETSK, Ukraine: Ukraine accused Russia and pro-Moscow rebels on Saturday of destroying evidence to cover up their guilt in the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner that has accelerated a sh
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines said it would offer full refunds to customers who want to cancel their tickets in the wake of the MH17 disaster, just months after the carrier suffered another blow whe
ISLAMABAD: Pakistani officials have accused Indian troops of killing a civilian and wounding four others in “unprovoked firing” across the border in its eastern province of Punjab.
SEPANG, Malaysia: Families of Malaysians aboard Flight MH17 urged authorities to bring back the remains of their loved ones amid concerns over access to the crash site in strife-torn eastern Ukraine.<
AMSTERDAM: A Dutch cyclist, riding for the Terrengganu team in Malaysia, has escaped a Malaysian Airline crash. Twice.
NEW YORK: CNN has pulled reporter Diana Magnay out of the Middle East after she referred to a group of Israelis who had allegedly threatened her while reporting on Gaza as “scum” in a tweet.
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