ISLAMABAD (AFP) - Pakistani judges hearing treason charges against Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday adjourned his formal indictment to the end of the week after an official report said the former military ruler's life was under threat.
RAIPUR, India (AFP) - Maoist rebels killed at least 15 members of India's security forces Tuesday in a massive attack in restive Chhattisgarh state, less than a month before the country holds elections, police said.
TOKYO (AFP) - A Japanese budget airline has flown into rough air over its decision to outfit flight attendants in revealing mini-skirts, drawing criticism that it could invite sexual harassment.
Mrs Naomi Hiratsuka is focused on one sole aim: to recover the bodies of four children and a teacher who are still missing one year after they were killed by the tsunami that roared up this valley from the ocean.
Singaporean Lai Ying Loong was in Japan’s capital when the earthquake and tsunami struck on March 11, 2011. Since then, he has been making weekend trips to the affected Tohoku region about once a month, joining other volunteers first in clearing debris and more recently in bringing cheer to survivors.