Maldives Affirms Support For Palestinian State
President Mohamed Waheed Hassan, at the fourth international Islamic Conference of Bait-al-Maqdis, reaffirmed the Maldives support for the establishment of a Palestinian state saying that the world has let down the Palestinians time and time again.
From Haveeru Online http://bit.ly/15PnfiF
Bangladesh’s finance minister, Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, promised on to improve working conditions in the garment industry after a deadly factory collapse, but he spurned calls for new public money to construct safer buildings.
Britain has launched a push to revive relations with Myanmar’s military, with the UK’s Chief of Defence Staff visiting the country and offers of help with security reforms.
By Gwen Robinson
Seven members of the same family, including three children, were killed when a landslide triggered by heavy monsoon rains buried their house in a remote village in northeastern Nepal, according to local police.
Six Georgian troops have been killed by a suicide attack in the Helmand province of Afghanistan, the Georgian defence ministry says.
Defiant Opposition Forces Government To Go Soft On National Counter Terrorism Center
Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said that a decision on setting up of the controversial National Counter Terrorism Centre will be taken only after full consensus.
From The Indian Express http://bit.ly/14Cqp6d