The death toll in accidents brought on by torrential rains in Kerala rose to 67, with 24 deaths reported yesterday alone, officials said.
The Aquarius rescue ship arrived in Malta on Wednesday after EU countries thrashed out a deal to take in the 141 migrants onboard, defusing another diplomatic standoff in the Mediterranean.
Billionaire tobacco tycoon Michael Bambang Hartono may not be the oldest competitor at the Asian Games, but he is the richest.
A staunch ally of cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan was elected speaker of Pakistan's lower house on Wednesday.
Authorities have opened the gates of 34 reservoirs as water reached dangerous levels.
There was no immediate comment from the ministry of defence but officials in the area said nine police and 35 soldiers were killed in the attack.