Secret talks raise tensions in Bangladesh crisis
Bangladesh's political crisis deepened further on
Sunday after the interim government said it would investigate
reports that key state officials attended a secret late-night
meeting hosted by a former ministry adviser.
Pakistan reports progress in glacier talks
Pakistan's foreign minister said Saturday
progress had been made in talks with India towards demilitarisation
of Kashmir's disputed Siachen glacier, but political will was needed
to clinch a final deal.
Nepal vigilantes destroy arms days after peace deal
Nepali vigilantes set up to protect villagers
from Maoist rebels began destroying their weapons days after a peace
deal formally ended the country's decade-old civil war, a human
rights official said on Saturday.