Category: Asia

Over 5,800 cars hit in China blasts

Carmaker ,Tata Motors Ltd said on Friday that ‘many’ of the 5,800 Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles it had at Tianjin port in China were likely to have been damaged in the recent chemical explosion…

Indonesia air crash: Officials recover 54 bodies

JAKARTA – Indonesian search teams have found the bodies of all the 54 people on board a Trigana Air passenger aircraft that crashed in the mountainous interior of Eastern Papua Province on Sunday. A transportation…

Indonesia plane crash: Weather hampers rescue search

Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN) Searchers struggled with rugged, forested terrain Monday, trying to reach debris believed to be from an Indonesian airliner that crashed on Sunday. They gave up on Monday when bad weather made it impossible…

China bans Ramadan fasting in mainly Muslim region

*  Civil servants, students and teachers prevented from fasting and restaurants ordered to remain open in Xinjiang region. China has banned civil servants, students and teachers in its mainly Muslim Xinjiang region from fasting during…