Displaced people from Ramadi cross Bzabz bridge 65 km west of Baghdad, Iraq, in this April 18, 2015, file photo. A Norwegian humanitarian group report says a record 38 million people have been internally displaced in their countries worldwide, with 2.2 million Iraqis alone fleeing in 2014 after the Islamic State groupseized their areas. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File)
This photo taken on March 28, 2015 shows voters from an Internally Displaced People (IDP) camp in Maiduguri queueing to get registered for Nigeria's presidential elections in Maiduguri. (AFP)
NEW DELHI: Police say at least 21 people were burned to death when a bus fell into a ditch and caught fire in central India.
BANGKOK: Three local Thai officials and a Myanmar national have been arrested on suspicion of human trafficking after the remains of 26 migrants were found in a mass grave in southern Thailand, police
DOHA: Taleban militants meeting Afghan officials in Qatar reiterated their hard-line stance on peace talks Monday, ruling out negotiations until US forces leave the country and the insurgents are allo
Katmandu: Mount Everest remains open to climbers, a senior official at Nepal’s tourism department said on Monday, despite avalanches after last month’s devastating earthquake destroyed much of the est
KATMANDU: Nepali police and local volunteers found the bodies of about 100 trekkers and villagers buried in an avalanche set off by last month’s devastating earthquake and were digging through snow an
PADANG BESAR/NAKHON SI THAMMARAT, Thailand: Thai police have arrested a man they believe is the key figure behind a brutal human trafficking network that ran a jungle camp where dozens of bodies have
ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani police officer says the death toll from an accident in which a minibus struck a power line and burst into flames has climbed to 13 after five people died at hospitals overnight.
KATMANDU, Nepal: Nepal’s government urged foreign rescue workers in the quake-hit capital to return home Monday as hundreds of people visited Buddhist shrines and monasteries to mark the birthday of G
ROME: A baby girl was born aboard a rescue boat in the Mediterranean Sea as Italian Coast Guard and Navy ships bring migrants by the thousands to the country’s southern ports.
MANILA: Manny Pacquiao's loss to undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr in their welterweight showdown in Las Vegas was met with tears, anger and accusations of foul play in his homeland of the Phili
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