LOS ANGELES, July 7 (Xinhua) -- California's Governor Jerry Brown declared Friday a state of emergency in San Diego County due to the fast moving fire in the western US state, China's Xinhua News Agency reported.
ISLAMABAD, July 7 (Bernama) -- Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that he was ready to face the 10-year imprisonment, which he said was a punishment for his struggle to free the people of the country from the "slavery imposed on them by some generals and judges."
KATHMANDU, July 7 (Bernama) -- Nepal and China agreed to conduct a joint inspection of Tatopani-Zhangmu border point, which was closed since the 2015 earthquake in Nepal, to see the possibility of reopening it, a senior official of Nepal's Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supply (MoICS) has said.
DAMASCUS, July 7 (Bernama) -- At least 18 people were killed on Friday in a car bomb explosion in the eastern province of Deir al-Zour, China's Xinhua News Agency reported a monitor group as saying.
TOKYO, July 6 (Bernama) -- Shoko Asahara, the founder of doomsday cult Aum Shinrikyo, has been executed by hanging, Xinhua news agency reported, citing sources on Friday.