BANGKOK, Sept 2 (Bernama) -- The easing of martial law in Thailand in the future depends on the country's situation and atmosphere, according to the military junta.

VIENTIANE, Sept 2 (Bernama) - Laos has finalised preparations for the 8th Asean Education Ministers' Meeting (ASED-8) set for Sept 8 to 13 in Vientiane, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.

NEW DELHI, Sept 2 (Bernama) -- India's Mars Orbiter Mission (Mangalyaan), on its maiden tryst with the red planet, has completed 300 days of journey in space and is 23 days away from reaching its intended orbit, Press Trust of India (PTI) reported.

TIKRIT, Sept 2 (Bernama) -- Forty-one people were killed and 48 others injured Tuesday in air strikes and clashes in Iraq's Salahudin province, Xinhua news agency reported.

WUHAN, Sept 2 (Bernama) -- A primary school where three students and one teacher were stabbed to death by an angry father reopened Tuesday in China's central Hubei province, Xinhua news agency reported.

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, Sept 2 (BERNAMA-NNN-Agencies) -- The annual General Assembly of the World Medical Association will be held at the Durban International Convention Center here from October 8 to 11.

TEHRAN, Sept 2 (Bernama) -- Iran and Kazakhstan have signed a memorandum of understanding to enhance economic ties, Iran's Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported.