COLOMBO, Feb 7 (Bernama) -- Sri Lanka's Central Bank on Thursday urged customers withdrawing cash through the Automated Teller Machine (ATM) network to use cards with an electronic chip (EMV) to avoid fraud, according to Xinhua news agency.
SRINAGAR (Indian-controlled Kashmir), Feb 7 (Bernama) -- Heavy snowfall Thursday hit Indian-controlled Kashmir, leading to closure of roads and cancellation of flights, Xinhua news agency reported officials as saying.
Convicted drug traffickers will soon have a date with the hangman’s noose.
Nine people died when fire razed a house in Pasay City in the Philippine capital on Thursday morning, the Philippine Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) said.
The South Korean government said on Thursday that it will spend 13.2 trillion won (US$12 billion) in border areas with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) for the next decade.
A septuagenarian, wife and the couple’s daughter met a fiery end when fire engulfed a multi-family dwelling in South Korea Thursday, according to a local media report.
North Korea's main newspaper called Thursday for concerted efforts to ensure water supplies in agriculture and other sectors, saying it is an urgent priority amid an unusually dry winter, Yonhap news agency reported .