SRINAGAR (Indian-controlled Kashmir), May 19 (Bernama) -- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Ladakh province on a day-long visit to restive Indian-controlled Kashmir, officials said.
YANGON, May 19 (Bernama) -- Strong wind and thunderstorms killed seven people in Myanmar's Ayeyarwady region over the past two months, local media 7Day Daily reported Saturday.
SEOUL, May 19 (Bernama) -- A North Korean diplomat responsible for Southeast Asian affairs arrived in Beijing on Saturday, sparking speculation that he may visit Singapore ahead of a planned summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.
HAVANA, May 19 (Bernama) -- Only three women survived a tragic plane crash on Friday in Havana, yet authorities still haven't provided a total death toll, China's Xinhua news agency reported.
WASHINGTON, May 19 (Bernama) -- US President Donald Trump pushed for a prison reform on Friday, urging the Congress to give him a bill to sign, China's Xinhua news agency reported.
JALALABAD (Afghanistan), May 19 (Bernama) -- Eight people were killed and 45 others wounded in a bomb attack in a sports stadium in Jalalabad city, capital of Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar overnight, China's Xinhua news agency reported the provincial government as saying in a statement Saturday.
HAVANA, May 19 (Bernama) -- Cuba decreed two days of national mourning starting on Saturday, after a plane of local airline Cubana de Aviacion crashed, causing severe casualties, China's Xinhua news agency reported.