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

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

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

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

Dhaka, Dec 31 : Former Prime Minister and Chief of Bangladesh Nationalist Party [BNP] Begum Khaleda Zia today once again reiterated her party's demand for immediate inclusive general elections under a nonpartisan caretaker management..... read more

New Delhi, Dec 31 Hike in passenger train fares, particularly in suburban service, and increase in the minimum distance to be covered in passenger and express trains have been recommended by an official committee in its report submitted to Railways.... read more


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