Kabul, May 4 (DPA) A provincial mayor along with six others were killed in a suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan Monday, while 15 civilians, six private security guards and two Taliban militants were killed in separate attacks elsewhere in the country, officials said.
Monday, May 04, 2009 11:34:22 PM
Kabul, May 4 (DPA) A roadside bomb blast in southern Afghanistan killed 12 civilians Monday, while Taliban militants attacked a supply convoy in the same region, killing six private security guards and two civilians, officials said.
Monday, May 04, 2009 10:11:46 PM
Bangkok, May 4 (DPA) Thailand has asked the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Nicaragua to extradite fugitive former premier Thaksin Shinawatra on 'a reciprocal and voluntary basis', foreign ministry officials said Monday.
Monday, May 04, 2009 6:10:01 PM
Beijing, May 4 (Xinhua) China has developed a new diagnostic method to test influenza A(H1N1) virus in pigs, the agriculture ministry said.
Monday, May 04, 2009 4:43:55 PM
Kabul, May 4 (DPA) A mayor, three of his bodyguards and three civilians were killed Monday when a suicide bomber attacked a government building in eastern Afghanistan, officials said.
Monday, May 04, 2009 3:05:29 PM
Kabul, May 4 (DPA) Afghan President Hamid Karzai officially registered with the Election Commission Monday to stand for re-election in country's presidential polls slated for Aug 20.
Monday, May 04, 2009 2:57:51 PM
Bali, May 4 (DPA) Developing countries in Asia should be able to rebound from the global economic crisis and reach 6 percent growth next year, the president of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), Haruhiko Kuroda, said here Monday.
Monday, May 04, 2009 11:24:39 AM
Hong Kong, May 4 (DPA) The Hong Kong government Monday faced growing pressure to release 300 guests and staff quarantined for seven days in a hotel where East Asia's first swine flu patient stayed.
Monday, May 04, 2009 10:12:46 AM
Bangkok, May 4 (DPA) Thailand-based electronics manufacturers have hired thousands of staff as orders from abroad have resumed, news reports said Monday.
Monday, May 04, 2009 8:41:17 AM
Manila, May 3 (DPA) At least 12 people were killed and 15 others were missing in landslides and floods triggered by a storm battering the eastern Philippines, the Office of Civil Defence (OCD) said Sunday.
Sunday, May 03, 2009 8:39:06 PM
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