Lawyers of Sri Lanka`s top judge Shirani Bandaranayake Wednesday accused the government of running "an organized series of programmes".
Under pressure from the burgeoning social media, state media in China says it will go for a makeover.
The US slapped economic sanctions
on Monday on Syrian state broadcast media, saying they aid to put down the
A Cuban airliner flying from the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba to the capital has crashed with 68 people aboard, including 28 foreigners, state media reported.
Myanmar`s main pro-junta party
running in the country`s first elections in two decades has
pledged to practise multi-party democracy and market-oriented
economics, state media reported on Saturday.
Myanmar authorities defused a bomb
planted near a Yangon market, state media said.
Floods caused by torrential rain have
washed away homes, roads, railways and farmland in N Korea.
Myanmar`s junta-run state media on Saturday blamed ethnic insurgents for an explosion that killed two people and wounded another 11 when their bus hit a mine in
the country`s east.
Myanmar`s military junta has
appointed the country`s new election commission ahead of this
year`s polls, just days after announcing electoral laws, state
media said on Thursday.
Nineteen people are dead and nearly
50 workers injured after a large explosion at a starch
production plant in northern China, state media said on Thursday.
A day after slamming President
Barack Obama for engaging with the Dalai Lama, China`s
official media on Saturday questioned the monk`s credentials to
China is in discussions to lead
anti-piracy patrols off the coast of Somalia, state media
reported on Friday, in a sign of increased involvement in
international military cooperation.
The death toll from a gas leak at a steel plant in north China has risen to 21, after executives admitted they had covered up the true scale of the accident, state media said Friday.
Seven mafia bosses were executed in
north China on Thursday for crimes including murder, extortion and
arms trafficking, state media said, calling it the biggest
local organised crime case in 60 years.
China will launch its second moon
orbiter next October, state media reported today, as it powers
ahead with a space programme that has sparked concerns abroad.
26 workers were killed today in an accident at a tin mine in central China`s Hunan Province, state media reported.
China`s hydropower capacity is expected to nearly double to 300,000 megawatts by 2020, state media said.
60 pandas, relocated from their base in SW China`s Sichuan Province, after last year`s devastating earthquake destroyed their home are set to return in 2012.
Myanmar`s state media on Sunday accused
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton of interfering with the
internal affairs of Southeast Asia and said America`s troops
in Asia threatened world security.
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon