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'Case closed' in Bollywood star Sridevi's death

'Case closed' in Bollywood star Sridevi's death

A post-mortem report showed that she died due to accidental drowning in her hotel apartment's bath after she lost consciousness.

Thais bid final goodbye to beloved King Bhumibol

Thais bid final goodbye to beloved King Bhumibol

Brahmin priests, drummers and soldiers in ceremonial uniforms led a solemn but colour-splashed procession through Bangkok's historic heart Thursday as Thailand bade farewell to King Bhumibol Adulyadej ...

Thailand expects 250,000 to attend late king's cremation

Thailand expects 250,000 to attend late king's cremation

A quarter of a million people are expected to descend on the Thai capital for an elaborate cremation ceremony planned for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej next month, a junta leader said on Friday.

Police raid scores of Karachi seminaries

Police raid scores of Karachi seminaries

Pakistani police arrested dozens of people in a crackdown on more than 90 seminaries in Karachi, following a series of sectarian shootings in the country’s largest city, officials said yesterday.

Microsoft weighs major revamp of headquarters

Microsoft weighs major revamp of headquarters

Microsoft Corp is considering a multi-billion-dollar revamp of its headquarters campus in suburban Seattle, seeking to foster more collaboration among employees and attract