Newspapers urge action after Pervez Musharraf
Pakistani newspapers cheered the resignation of
Pervez Musharraf as President and said on Tuesday that the coalition
government now had no excuse not to tackle a deteriorating economy
and militant violence.
43 dead in Mexico violence
At least 43 people died in violent attacks in
the last three days in the northern Mexico state of Chihuahua, the
scene of ongoing drug gang turf wars, police said Monday.
Suicide bombers hit U.S. Afghan base
A wave of Taliban suicide bombers backed by
gunmen attempted to breach the defences of the main U.S. base for
southeastern Afghanistan overnight, Afghan and NATO officials said