Posco urges state to expedite work at plant site

Posco-India on Tuesday requested
the Odisha government to expedite work at the project site of
the 12 mtpa mega steel plant near Paradip.

Uighur leader urges China to ensure security

The exiled leader of northwestern China`s Uighur minority called for Beijing`s regional chief to ensure public safety and to step down as fresh protests broke out in the area.

Iran`s new legal chief urges release of protesters

Iran`s new judiciary chief has called for the swift release of some protesters jailed in the aftermath of the June presidential election, newspapers Tuesday quoted a prominent MP as saying.