Road to Tilicho

Nepal, March 23 -- After weaving through snaky, snow-laced trails and crossing two camps, we reached 'Strenpass' (5,258m), from Thini in Jomsom, Mustang. The air was cold and the hills, claustrophobic... Read More

'Brace ourselves': Cyclone death toll tops 600 in Africa

Beira, March 23 -- With the flooding easing in parts of cyclone-stricken Mozambique on Friday, fears are rising that the waters could yield up many more bodies. The confirmed number of people killed i... Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Kapil Sibal keen on contesting Lok Sabha elections from Chandni Chowk in Delhi

India, March 23 -- Expressing his interest to contest the Lok Sabha elections from Chandni Chowk, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal said on Friday he had conveyed his desire to Delhi Congress chief S... Read More

Indonesian airline wants to cancel Boeing order after crash

Jakarta, March 23 -- In a blow for Boeing, Indonesia's flag carrier is seeking the cancellation of a multibillion dollar order for 49 of the manufacturer's 737 Max 8 jets, citing a loss of confidence ... Read More

Momen mourns loss of lives in China

Dhaka, March 23 -- Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has expressed his heartfelt condolences for the loss of valuable lives during an explosion at Yancheng in China. In a message written to Wang Yi,... Read More

Maguindanao village exec slain in ambush

DATU ODIN SINSUAT, March 23 -- Police has launched a manhunt against two men who ambushed and killed a village official of Maguindanao at the vicinity of this town on Saturday morning. In a report to... Read More

David Warner reveals the reason why India lost ODI series to Australia

India, March 23 -- India lost their recently five-match ODI series against Australia 2-3 at home despite taking an imposing 2-0 lead after the first two games. There has been much debate about what w... Read More

Health execs urge public to help fight dengue

Manila, March 23 -- Health officials in North Cotabato have expressed alarm over the rise in the incidence of dengue since January and urged the public to help contain the disease. Dr. Eva Rabaya, No... Read More

Tearful Muslims return to Christchurch mosque as NZ works to move on

CHRISTCHURCH, March 23 -- Muslims prayed at Christchurch's main mosque on Saturday for the first time since a white supremacist massacred worshippers there as New Zealand sought to return to normality... Read More

New Thai government may be unstable, short-lived

Bangkok, March 23 -- Thailand's election Sunday is likely to produce a weak unstable government whether it's a civilian or military-backed party that cobbles together a coalition, setting off a new ph... Read More