Unidentified gunmen shot dead five Iranian nationals and injured three more in southwestern Balochistan province.
China's govt-backed Catholic church is ordaining a bishop over Vatican objection.
The accused teacher pleaded guilty to two charges of abusing her position of trust.
Within five years,Asia's economy is expected to be about 50 per cent larger than it is today.
The NAPCC was made by experts,minister,said stressing the need to involve common people
Obama said as leading economic and nuclear powers,both nations had an obligation to work together to halt proliferation.
American voters have delivered a sour warning to President Barack Obama just two years after he celebrated his election in front of a roaring crowd -- forget the change agenda and connect with the people.
Republicans grabbed the steering wheel of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday,but weren't expected to get out of the driveway when it comes to restraining Wall Street reforms and fixing housing finance.
Voters disenchanted at unemployment swept Republicans into control of the House of Representatives,yet left the Senate in Democratic hands.
A California ballot measure that sought to suspend the state's landmark global warming law failed at the polls on Tuesday,marking a big victory for environmentalists and the growing alternative energy sector.
Dealing a body blow to President Barack Obama,US voters frustrated over his economic policies today delivered a stunning defeat to his Democratic Party handing control of the House of Representatives to opposition Republicans,who also made big gains in the powerful Senate.
Democrats retained their Senate majority Tuesday,losing six seats but winning key races in Nevada,West Virginia and California.
Political gridlock is supposed to be good for business. If bickering lawmakers can't agree on anything,the thinking goes,they can't pass laws and regulations that make the economy worse.
Republicans rode a wave of voter discontent and conservative outrage to capture a House of Representatives majority from President Barack Obama's Democrats on Tuesday,surging toward historic gains and ending the Democrats' reign after just four years.
Republicans on Tuesday captured governorships that had been held by Democrats in at least 10 states,including some key presidential battlegrounds,and hoped for even more statehouse gains.
Republican Mark Kirk has captured the Senate seat once held by President Barack Obama,dealing an embarrassing blow to Democrats.
Sen. Daniel Inouye has won a ninth term after coasting to victory over a Republican with little money or name recognition.
Arizona Republican Gov. Jan Brewer has ridden a wave of support for the state's controversial illegal immigration law to defeat her Democratic challenger.
California voters have returned Democrat Jerry Brown to the governor's office 28 years after he left it.
Former Rep. John Kasich has defeated Gov. Ted Strickland in Ohio and given Republicans control of a state considered crucial to the 2012 presidential election.