Hunt for interim leader provokes riots in B'desh
BANGLADESH'S hunt for an interim government to
steer the country through to January elections turned more stressful
on Sunday after the opposition rejected the president's offer to
head a caretaker team.
Egypt moves 5,000 troops near Gaza border
EGYPT moved 5,000 more security forces near the
Gaza Strip border after an Israeli report said Israel may bomb
tunnels used for smuggling weapons into Palestinian territories, an
Egyptian official said.
Indian drum ensemble sets Guinness World Record
A band of about 8,000 drummers in India's
insurgency-racked northeast has set a new world record for the
largest drum ensemble, a Guinness World Records' official said.