KATHMANDU (AFP) - A climber from Bangladesh and another from South Korea have died on Mount Everest as hundreds flock to the world's highest peak during good weather, Nepalese tourism officials said on Tuesday.
KABUL (AFP) - Ten police officers have been killed in Afghanistan by a roadside bomb in the west of the country and during fighting in the south, officials said on Tuesday.
NEW DELHI (AFP) - Visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Tuesday to open up domestic markets to Indian businesses and narrow a gaping trade deficit between the two countries.
MUMBAI (AFP) - China's premier will pay his respects on Tuesday to the family of an Indian doctor who died treating Chinese troops more than 70 years ago, becoming a rare symbol of friendship between the two nations.
TOKYO (AFP) - South Korean soldiers were guilty of abusing women in wartime, Osaka's mayor said in comments reported on Tuesday, days after provoking a storm by labelling sex slaves a military necessity.