MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Several hundred gays, lesbians and transgender people are holding a Gay Pride rally in the Philippine capital to push for LGBT rights and to celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court decision recognizing gay marriages in all U.S. states as a victory for their cause.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena has dissolved the Parliament loyal to his predecessor and called fresh elections.
NEW DELHI (AP) — Heavy early monsoon rains have killed at least 81 people in India’s western Gujarat state, bringing misery to thousands of people uprooted from their flooded homes.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia’s prime minister has established a special commission to investigate the long-unsolved killings of three labor leaders.
BEIJING (AP) — “Twilight” director Catherine Hardwicke says she is going to make a sweeping romantic epic set in an ancient Silk Road city located in present-day western China.