India seeks solution
INDIA: India’s leading political parties will
come together Wednesday to try to forge a consensus on how to defuse
escalating tension in Kashmir after the worst violence in three
months of protests.
Israel shells Gaza
PALESTINE: The Israeli army wounded two
Palestinians in a clash along the volatile Gaza border Tuesday, the
military and Palestinian medics said. Witnesses said the two were
wounded when Israel fired four tank shells near Juhr al-Dik village
close to the heavily guarded border.
Asia defies global newspaper meltdown
HONG KONG: Asian newspapers are defying the
global print media meltdown while their counterparts in the West
spill red ink and lay off staff in droves as readers flock to online