Shanghai, Jan 1  At least 35 people, including 25 women, were killed and 48 others injured in a stampede during New Year revelry at Shanghai's iconic waterfront area, one of the worst tragedies to hit China in recent years...... read more

Manila, Jan 1 A huge fire, believed to have been ignited by firecrackers, razed hundreds of shanties in a creekside slum in metropolitan Manila today in one of more than a dozen fires reported across the country as Filipinos welcomed the New Year.... read more

Kano (Nigeria), Jan 1 Strife-torn northern Nigeria has been hit by two deadly attacks, when a female suicide bomber was killed as she tried to enter a military barracks and seven died in a bus explosion.... read more

Havana, Jan 1 A Cuban crackdown on dissident activists caused a new rift with the United States, the first diplomatic scuffle since this month's historic announcement of a renewal in ties.... read more

Jakarta/Singapore, Jan 2 The wreckage and bodies of people on board the ill-fated AirAsia jet that mysteriously crashed on Sunday are spread over an area of 5 kms in the Java Sea although search teams recovered 22 bodies and believe that many passengers are still strapped to their seats.... read more

Brasilia, Jan 1 Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has been sworn in for her second term. Rousseff immediately faces tough challenges after taking the oath of office before congress today.... read more


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