The Nepali community team defeated the Japanese community team in the inaugural match of the fifth Non-Resident Asian Football Tournament recently.
On Ash Wednesday, which marked the start of Lent, the House of Representatives approved on second reading the bill seeking to restore the death penalty.
Millions of people in costumes partied in street carnivals across Brazil yesterday ahead of the elite samba school dance off in Rio de Janeiro.
China’s foreign exchange reserves fell to $3.20tn in July, central bank data showed yesterday, in line with analyst expectations.
Japanese carmaker Mitsubishi Motors Corp said yesterday it used fuel economy testing methods that did not comply with Japanese regulations for 25 years, much longer than previously known.
Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa said he would run for prime minister during next month's parliamentary elections, a move that is likely to infuriate rights groups