A total of 63 NATO troops have been killed this year, 46 of them Americans.
Zia and three of her aides are accused of syphoning off about USD 400,000 from the Zia Charitable Trust.
Foreign Ministry said it is "mainly aimed at improving the working and living conditions of the Chinese staff working there"
Police officials in Diyala province said that Iraqi forces entered the towns of Saadiya and Jalula late Sunday after fierce clashes with fighters.
They're the first top figures to be jailed from a regime responsible for the deaths of Cambodians from 1975-79.
The damage in a mountainous area that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics was worse than initially thought.
The president of the IOC has condemned the suicide attack on a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan which killed at least 50 people.
A suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 45 people in the country's deadliest terrorist attack this year, officials said.
The four dead included a woman in her 70s who was struck by a falling window pane, said the official Xinhua News Agency.
Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority said no abnormalities were reported at three nuclear power plants in the affected areas.
The 49th meeting of the programming committee comprises of joint secretaries of the SAARC countries.
The magnitude-6.8 earthquake hit parts of Nagano city and surrounding areas the hardest, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.
Karzai also asked New Delhi "to do more" in defence cooperation with Afghanistan.
The drone strikes had been temporarily halted earlier this year to provide the Pak govt a chance to have talks with the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan.
The attack took place early Thursday morning in a dormitory of People's Liberation Army Hospital in Beidaihe.
The action comes as China hosts the World Internet Conference, which brings together many of the world's top technology companies.
The students, wearing T-shirts saying, "Don't Want a Coup," stood up with their backs to Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha.
North Korea and its allies have argued that a resolution that targets a single country would set a dangerous precedent.
It could resolve a 12-year standoff, silence talk of war, help normalise Iran's relations with the West.
Women applying to join the force in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country have to undergo the test.
The decision to push ahead with April's increase in the sales tax, has been judged a miscalculation by some of Abe's advisers.
Some protesters had already moved their tents to other parts of the protest zone ahead of the clearance operation.
Most Rohingya now live under apartheid-like conditions in camps outside Sittwe or in restricted villages.
A variety of preserved human parts, including an infant's head, a baby's foot and an adult heart were found in the three packages.
The military said that the impact point of the launch was in the Arabian Sea in the south.
A 21-year-old man believed to be driving a third vehicle was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving, the BBC reported.
Here are some implications for the global economy and for Japan following the unexpectedly dismal GDP report.
They also found the footing of a city wall, which was built during the period of Five Dynasties (907-960).
The militants killed the tribesman in a market and ordered local people not to remove the body till evening.
The undersea quake struck at a depth of 46 kilometres at 10:31 am (0231 GMT), 154 kilometres northwest of Kota Ternate, the USGS said.
Bhattarai said revolutionary forces need to collaborate and cooperate with each other for consolidating democratic achievements.
The book by a former journalist with Thomson Reuters news agency was released last week by the British publishing house, Zed Books.
Myanmar is the rotating chair of ASEAN this year for the first time after joining the group in July 1997.
The fighter jets carried out precise aerial strikes in Sandapal area of Khyber Agency.
Barack Obama and Xi Jinping are meeting in Beijing amid significant tensions, both old and new.
After the evening meeting with Obama, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and U.S. Ambassador Max Baucus, Xi hosted Obama for a private dinner.