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Foreigners are among jihadist gunmen battling security forces in a southern Philippine city, the government said on May 26 as the reported death toll from four days of clashes climbed to 46.
KOLKATA, India - Agence France-Presse
A batch of home-brewed liquor possibly laced with a lethal dose of the highly toxic chemical methanol has killed more than 100 people in eastern India, an official told AFP on Thursday.
Photos of Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra kneeling in front of Thailand's princess caused heated debate worldwide, Hürriyet reported.
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ACEH, Indonesia - The Associated Press
Police in Indonesia's most conservative province raided a punk-rock concert and detained 65 fans, buzzing off their spiky mohawks and stripping away body piercings because of the perceived threat to Islamic values.
Indian police say the death toll from a fire that raged through a Kolkata hospital has risen to 88.
ISLAMABAD - Agence France-Presse
Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is to be discharged from a Dubai hospital on Thursday...
BEIJING - The Associated Press
A Chinese dairy farmer has been sentenced to death for lacing her rival's milk supply with industrial salt, causing the deaths of three young children.
ISLAMABAD / QUETTA
Islamabad says the Afghan border closure will continue as a NATO convoy is set ablaze for the second time.
TOKYO - The Associated Press
Japan's crippled nuclear power plant leaked about 45 tons of highly radioactive water from a purification device over the weekend, its operator said, and some may have drained into the ocean.
At least 89 people were killed when a fire engulfed patients at a hospital Dec. 9 in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata, and officials are accusing staff of abandoning those in their care, reports said.
BEIJING- Agence France-Presse
Four miners died and 50 were left trapped in a central China coal mine, officials said Friday, in the latest fatal incident to hit the nation's notoriously dangerous mining industry.