Nepal rebels to extend truce
Nepal’s Maoist rebels are likely to extend a
ceasefire due to expire in a few days to support peace talks aimed
at ending an insurgency which has killed thousands, a top guerrilla
leader said on Tuesday.
Indonesia tsunami toll climbs to 463
Emergency workers found scores of corpses amid
the ruins left behind by the Indonesian tsunami, pushing the death
toll from the disaster to at least 463, the government said
Five suspected of terror links arrested in Guwahati
Five Muslim men in India’s northeast were
arrested on suspicion of links to terrorist groups, police officials
said on Tuesday.