NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s federal investigative agency says it has arrested an opposition national lawmaker for allegedly stealing funds from a multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme that collapsed in eastern India.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s transport ministry has told air bag maker Takata to conduct an internal investigation after cases of its air bags exploding triggered safety concerns in the U.S. and other countries.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s main challenger in the upcoming election will be his health minister and No. 2 of his political party.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s government says it will completely withdraw fuel subsidies from next month, following the plunge in global oil prices.
BEIJING (AP) — A court has upheld the separatism conviction and life sentence for a noted scholar from China’s Muslim Uighur minority who frequently criticized the government while advocating ethnic pride and greater economic opportunity.