The Ministry of Public Security said it was treating the blasts on Wednesday as a criminal act, and not terrorism.
According to the local authorities, two people lost their lives and 324 were injured in a single day of severe winds and rain.
Kerry commended Sharif's pledge to not distinguish between terrorist groups and 'urged additional action against the Haqqani Network and Lashkar-e-Tayyiba.'
How a few men and women from China Radio International are reaching remote corners in the Indian subcontinent.
The China South-South Climate Cooperation Fund will also enhance their capacity to access the GCF, according to a China-US joint presidential statement on climate change.
Thailand police said the case against the men was supported by CCTV footage, witnesses, DNA matching and physical evidence.
"We Uyghur people don't like to see women wear such kinds of clothes either, and by covering the eyes, the burqa represents some kind of backwardness," said Shewket Imin.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold talks with US President Barack Obama tomorrow to improve relations between the two countries.
National deputy police chief Noor Rashid Ibrahim said ethnic Uighurs were detained in the past week in Kuala Lumpur as well as in northeastern Kelantan state.
The gunmen appeared to have specifically targeted the victims when they entered the Holiday Ocean View Samal Resort before midnight Monday on the northern tip of Samal Island off Davao City.
'If the Kabul administration wants to end the war and establish peace in the country, it is possible by revoking all military and security treaties with the invaders,' Mansour said in the message.
Pakistan postponed the hanging of a paralysed death row convict due to lack of clarity of rules on how to execute a physically disabled person.
Cow, which is sacred to Hindus, has been declared the national animal of Nepal in the country's newly-unveiled secular Constitution.
India has also told Nepal that issues on which there are differences should be 'resolved through dialogue in an atmosphere free from violence and intimidation'.
The decision came three days after Taliban militants stormed an air force base in Badhaber that killed at least 42 people, including 23 air force personnel.
Pakistani authorities have blamed militants from Afghanistan for the attack on Badaber military base on Friday that killed 29 people and 13 militants.
Tan, a former policewoman, was arrested in 2011 for writing about human rights and corruption on her blog.
Xi has been involved in a number of funerals this year for ex-officials who spanned China's political spectrum. Funerals of notable figures are carefully choreographed by the party.
The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan had claimed responsibility for the attack.
South Korean officials have hinted they will try to proceed with planned Oct. 20-26 reunions at North Korea's Diamond Mountain resort even if the North launches a satellite before then.
The upper house's approval makes the legislation into law, reinterpreting Japan's constitution and fundamentally changing the way it uses its military.
The driver is known only as "Amritpal", the name under which he was listed in the Uber app.
The Thanh Nien newspaper quoted Foreign Ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh as saying several boats were fishing illegally in Thai waters when the Thai vessel used weapons to chase them away.
The cost of Modi's trip to Canada from April 15 were provided to 'The Huffington Post Canada' under the Access to Information Act.
A statement posted on the Taliban's website said that Mullah Omar's brother, Mullah Abdul Manan, and eldest son, Mullah Mohammad Yaqoub, declared their support for Mansour's leadership in a gathering of senior Taliban officials.
North Korea is already in high gear as it prepares to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of its ruling party.
Despite the domestic propaganda gains and value to the North's military, a rocket launch or especially a nuclear test could come at a heavy cost for its regime.
Indonesia which is blamed every year has sent hundreds of military personnel to try to put them out. It has declared a state of emergency in Riau province, where the haze has been building for several weeks and pollution levels reached hazardous levels.
North Korea has spent decades trying to perfect a multistage, long-range rocket. After several failures, it put its first satellite into space with a long-range rocket launched in late 2012.
The 27-year-old accused from China's Xinjiang province took the flight from New Delhi and left for Abu Dhabi on August 30, the sources said, adding from there he travelled to Istanbul on the next day.
Persistent haze over the weekend caused the cancellation of several outdoor events, while some organizers of a run required participants to walk the route instead.
Two Malaysians and a Pakistani national were arrested and were assisting with the investigation, police chief told reporters.
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said gunmen and three suicide bombers attacked the prison at 2 a.m. (2200 GMT Sunday) and freed 400 prisoners.
There are no homes within that area and there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
The victory of the People's Action Party in Singapore was never in doubt -- it has won every elections since 1965
More than 2 million Singaporeans cast their ballot in the country's 12th general election.