Tibetan Plateau longer than previously thought

New York: In a major find, scientists have determined that parts of Tibetan Plateau, the world`s largest, highest, and flattest plateau, were some 965 km longer than previously documented.

Gunmen attack villages in northern Nigeria, 28 killed

At least 28 people have been killed in an attack by unidentified gunmen in Nigeria`s northern state of Plateau, officials said.