Southasia

Flash floods kill over 500 in Pakistan
The past month was the wettest in three decades, with 133% more rain than the average for the past 30 years, the country’s National Disaster Management Authority says
Al Qaeda won’t be deterred from plotting more attacks
The US missiles that killed Zawahiri dealt al Qaeda a powerful symbolic blow, but its far-flung branches are tactically independent, experts say
How the CIA identified, killed Al-Qaeda leader Zawahiri
Zawahiri had been in hiding for years and the operation to locate and kill him was the result of 'careful, patient and persistent' work by the intelligence community
Rampal plant likely to open in Sept
The coal-fired 1320MW plant is a 50:50 joint venture between Bangladesh and India
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