DHAKA(AFP) - Bangladesh on Sunday slapped a ban on rallies for a month in the wake of deadly protests by Islamists that left dozens of people killed earlier this month.
TAIPEI (AFP) - Taiwan on Sunday repeated calls for a joint investigation into the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by Philippine coastguards, an incident which has ignited a major diplomatic dispute.
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - The High Court in Bangladesh's capital asked authorities on Sunday to prevent the owner of a garment factory where 112 people died in a fire last year from leaving the country, a lawyer said.
NEW DELHI (AFP) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in India on Sunday on the first stop of his maiden foreign trip, weeks after a border dispute was rekindled by alleged Chinese troop incursions in a disputed region.
TAIPEI (AFP) - Thousands of Taiwanese marched through the capital Taipei on Sunday urging the government to halt construction of a nearly completed nuclear power plant, citing the Japanese atomic crisis.