World Bulletin / News Desk
Afghanistan's Taliban said on Wednesday it had carried out a suicide car bombing against a Western military compound in Kabul to protest a visit to the country by U.S. President Barack Obama.
Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday signed a "strategic partnership" accord that charts the future of U.S.-Afghan relations beyond the end of the NATO invasion in the country.
The two leaders shook hands after the signing, which took place in Karzai's palace in the Afghan capital.
Reuters news agency quoted Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid also as saying the attack was in response to Obama's signing of a strategic pact with President Hamid Karzai's government.
Heather Mack jailed for 10 years and her boyfriend, Tommy Schaefer, sentenced to 18 years over murder of Mack’s mother whose body was found in a suitcase last August
Rescuers work to free five miners trapped in flooded Chinese coal mine; 16 pronounced dead Tuesday.
Pakistan continues renewed use of death penalty, hanging 17 people in a single day
The Indian Navy and Coast Guard seized 200 kg of heroin on Pakistani boat on Monday.
According to Channel Newsasia, 77 countries get set to work on deeper political and economic ties at the Asia-Africa Summit also known as the Bandung Conference in Jakarta this week
Shinzo Abe said ahead of his trip to a leaders' summit in Jakarta that he aims to improve ties with China
According to Dawn news, Pakistan and China on Monday agreed to elevate their ties to ‘all-weather strategic cooperation partners’
Hurriyat leaders unite and share platform and express solidarity with the family and people of Kashmir after a young teenager was killed on Friday.
Japan's Abe says ready to meet China's Xi in Asian-African summit Jakarta.
China detains gangs accused of smuggling 440,000 tonnes of oil using fishing boats done up to look like boats that are used for cleaning work on oil tankers.
Chinese president inks energy agreements soon after landing in Pakistan for high-profile visit
Japanese voters did surprise: the Japanese Communist Party (JCP) emerged as the country’s largest opposition at the local level, according to The Economist.
Deputy governor of the eastern province of Paktia, said the Taliban abducted the de-miners on Sunday while they were surveying an area on the outskirts of Gardez
This is Indonesia's first major military counter-terrorism operation, which includes special forces personnel and intelligence agents, since the aftermath of the 2009 Jakarta hotel bombings.
According to Rediff news, President Xi Jinping arrives in Islamabad for his first state visit
Weather agency briefly issues tsunami advisory after magnitude 6.8 hits remote islands