ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani authorities say flash floods, triggered by monsoon rains, have killed 12 more people across the country, bringing the overall death toll since early last week to 15, as rescuers struggle to move those stranded to safer places.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine Department of Justice has ordered an investigation into allegations that some ministers critical of leaders of an influential religious sect have been abducted as part of an internal dispute.
BEIJING (AP) — Police in eastern China say two men have been arrested and explosives and other weapons seized in a series of raids on what they described as a terrorist ring.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s police say they’ve arrested a 33-year-old jobless man for allegedly making an online threat to kill the U.S. ambassador in Seoul.
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A Nepal association of trekking agencies is criticizing an assessment report that found trails around Mount Annapurna safe for hikers following April’s devastating earthquake.