Updated Sunday, February 8, 2015 0:02 am TWN
Attackers in Bangladesh threw crude fire bombs at a packed bus and a moving truck in two separate incidents, killing at least nine people and injuring 30 others, police said Saturday.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Bangladesh police Wednesday charged opposition leader Khaleda Zia with "instigating" a deadly bus firebombing as four more people were killed -- allegedly by security forces -- amid spiraling political unrest.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Anti-government protesters firebombed a bus full of sleeping passengers in eastern Bangladesh on Tuesday, killing seven in spiraling political unrest aimed at toppling Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Bangladesh authorities Monday ordered a probe into allegations of murder against opposition chief Khaleda Zia and arrested a media magnate as two more people were shot dead in spiraling political unrest.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Nepal's success in turning tiger-fearing villagers into their protectors has seen none of the endangered cats killed for almost three years, offering key lessons for an anti-poaching summit opening in Katmandu on Monday.
Sunday, February 1, 2015
Friday, January 30, 2015
An extensive survey of birds in Myanmar has revealed nearly two dozen not known to have existed in the country, including a large black seabird with a ballooning red neck sack and a tiny black and white falconet with a surprised, panda-like expression.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
A Cambodian court on Monday upheld convictions for 11 land activists involved in protests last year while marginally reducing most of their sentences, as rights groups decried the latest strike against freedom of expression.
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