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Asia

Rock burst destroys coal mining tunnel in China, 22 trapped

More than 300 people were working inside mine at the time of incident. Most have been successfully lifted to safety while 22 remain stuck.

21 Oct 2018 1:34 PM

Nearly 170 casualties as violence rocks chaotic Afghan elections

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for blast, but Taliban said earlier it had carried out more than 300 attacks.

20 Oct 2018 7:50 PM

Multiple blasts rock Kabul polling stations, govt says no casualties

Interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi confirmed another two explosions near polling centres.

20 Oct 2018 3:27 PM

Controversial Afghan cop, 'torturer-in-chief', killed in Taliban attack

Raziq, 39, who controlled province with an iron hand, was admired by many ordinary Afghans and hated by the Taliban in equal measure.

19 Oct 2018 3:03 PM

‘Result of globalisation,’ says Putin on Crimean school shooting

Russian President Vladimir Putin said everything started with the tragic events in schools in the US.

19 Oct 2018 2:43 PM

Afghans set to vote despite Taliban threats, corruption

Many of those Afghans brave enough to defy the death threats hope to vote in a new generation of younger and better-educated leaders.

19 Oct 2018 2:37 PM

Pak’s serial killer executed for rape, murder of minors

Imran Ali was arrested after he raped, killed 8-yr-old Zainab Ansari.

18 Oct 2018 4:38 AM

Pakistan may buy China's supersonic missile 'better than' BrahMos: report

The test conducted on Monday at a discreet location in North China verified the launch, power and flight control systems.

17 Oct 2018 8:25 PM

18 killed as gunmen storm into college in Crimea, set off bomb

Law enforcement officials said they were treating the incident, in which many of the victims were teenage pupils, as a terrorist attack.

17 Oct 2018 6:48 PM

Bomb kills Afghan election candidate, wounds seven: officials

Taliban quickly claimed responsibility for the attack, which takes number of candidates killed so far during campaign season to at least 10.

17 Oct 2018 3:05 PM