Thousands evacuate Japan quake zone amid fears of landslides
Thousands of quake victims crowded evacuation
centers Tuesday amid fears of mudslides and aftershocks after a
powerful temblor struck Japan’s northwest coast, killing at least
nine people. One person was missing.
B’desh moves on two ex-leaders in corruption clean up
Bangladesh moved against the leaders of its two
main political parties, both former prime ministers, as it
intensified efforts to clean up the nation’s famously corrupt
Musharraf withdraws charge against ousted judge
Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf dropped one
of the charges he has levelled against the country’s ousted top
judge, who has become an icon of opposition to his military rule.