KHARTOUM, April 9 (NNN-BERNAMA-ANADOLU) -- Two army soldiers were killed by gunmen in Sudanese capital Khartoum early Tuesday amid ongoing protests against the regime of President Omar al-Bashir, according to an opposition union of doctors.
AYBAK (Afghanistan), April 9 (Bernama) -- Six people were killed and another injured as part of a coal mine collapsed in the northern Samangan province of Afghanistan on Monday, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting a local official Tuesday.
ALGIERS, April 9 (Bernama) -- Algeria's Parliament on Tuesday named Abdelkader Bensaleh, head of the country's Council of the Nation (upper house of parliament), as an interim president, replacing Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who resigned last week, Anadolu Agency reported.
WASHINGTON, April 9 (Bernama) -- A recent shake-up at the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has raised concerns among lawmakers, including allies of US President Donald Trump, reported Xinhua news agency.
JERUSALEM, April 9 (Bernama) -- Israel on Tuesday morning started day-long general elections across the country to choose its next parliament and decide the premiership, Xinhua news agency reported.
By Linda Khoo
BANGKOK, April 9 (Bernama) -- While Thai voters – and election watchers the world over – are waiting with bated breath for the announcement of the 2019 Thai General Election (GE) official results on May 9, certain developments have caused great anxiety for the locals.
By Linda Khoo
BANGKOK, April 9 (Bernama) – Millions of vehicles are expected to clog up roads and highways in Thailand starting tomorrow as Thais start to head to their hometowns to celebrate the Songkran festival, Thais’ traditional New Year this weekend.