Thai graft-busters freeze Thaksin’s assets
Thailand’s anti-graft panel said it would freeze
assets held by ousted premier Thaksin Shinawatra and his family,
totalling at least 52.9 billion baht (1.52 billion dollars).
US to maintain close links with Musharraf despite criticism
Washington said it would continue its close
links with Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf’s administration
despite a call by a leading US newspaper to distance itself from the
Worst floods in decades kill dozens in Bangladesh
Heavy rain caused further havoc in the
Bangladesh port city of Chittagong on Tuesday where rescuers have
recovered at least 91 bodies with more feared missing following the
biggest storm in decades.