Tajikistan: Opposition party accuses authorities of concealing truth about deadly prison riot

Dushanbe, May 22 -- Tajikistan's banned opposition Islamic Renaissance Party (IRPT) has accused authorities of concealing the truth about a deadly prison riot that the Dushanbe government said killed ... Read More

OSCE helps open Entrepreneurship Support Centres in south Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek, May 22 -- The Head of the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek, Ambassador Pierre von Arx, together with local authorities, members of the Kyrgyz Parliament and entrepreneurs, last week opened tw... Read More

Kazakhstan developing special economic and industrial zones

Nur-Sultan, May 22 -- On May 21 at the meeting of the Government chaired by the Prime Minister Askar Mamin, the development of special economic zones and industrial zones was reviewed, the official we... Read More

Gang that stole data of 50K bank account holders, duped them of Rs 1-cr, arrested

India, May 22 -- The Uttar Pradesh special task force (STF) on Tuesday arrested a gang of four men that purchased personal data of bank account holders and later duped them on the pretext of providing... Read More

P8.5-M worth of drugs seized from bizman in Taguig

Manila, May 22 -- Police arrested a 44-year-old businessman and seized from him some PHP8.5-million worth of illegal drugs, including ecstasy tablets, in a posh hotel in Taguig City on Wednesday morni... Read More

Making real time transit data public best bet to boost Gurugram's bus service

India, May 22 -- The disruption in Metro service during the morning rush hour on Tuesday exposed how lacking are Gurugram's public transport facilities. People had to walk long distances, and many rep... Read More

Civil servant allegedly loses over RM1m to Macau scam

KUCHING, May 22 -- Sarawak police are investigating the case of a civil servant allegedly losing over RM1 million to a Macau scam. Sarawak Commercial Crimes Investigation Department (CCID) chief Must... Read More

Iraq needs support to leave violent past behind: UN

United Nations, May 22 -- Iraq's democratic transition, weighed down by political infighting, weak institutions, corruption, and the constant threat of ISIL needed more international support, 'lots of... Read More

Amgen Offers To Buy Nuevolution For SEK 32.50/shr In Cash - Quick Facts

India, May 22 -- Amgen Inc. (AMGN) said that it has offered to buy Nuevolution AB for 32.50 Swedish kronor per share in cash, valuing the company at about 1.610 billion kronor or $167 million. The of... Read More

Britvic 28-week Pre-tax Profit Rises; Hikes Interim Dividend

India, May 22 -- Britvic plc (BVIC.L) on Wednesday reported profit before tax of 45.2 million pounds for the 28 weeks ended 14 April 2019, up from 41.8 million pounds in the previous-year period. Pro... Read More