Recent continuous waterfall caused flood in large part of eastern and northeastern India, among which are Bihar, West Bengal and Assam states mostly affected.
A probe panel appointed by local government into the deaths of over 60 children at a medical college hospital in India's northern state of Uttar Pradesh has blamed lack of oxygen and financial irregularities, officials said Thursday.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday called for the resumption of dialogue with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) amid signs of de-escalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) should "fully comply with international obligations" and "engage in a credible and meaningful dialogue" in order to defuse tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev and visiting Uzbekistan Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov discussed vital issues of bilateral cooperation, on Wednesday, the Kyrgyz President's press service reported.