Nominations filed for final phase of parliament & provincial elections in Nepal:- Nominations for the second and final phase of parliament and provincial elections were filed on Thursday in Nepal, Candidates filed their papers for 128 constituencies of House of Representatives and 256 for State Assemblies in 45 districts.
Suu Kyi makes her first visit to Rakhine:- Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived on her first visit to crisis-hit Rakhine State on Thursday.
Nepal: Filing of nominations for final phase of parliament & provincial elections begins:- Filing of nominations for the second and final phase of parliament and provincial elections in Nepal has begun.
NY Terror Attack: Suspect confesses to crime:- Within hours of announcing terrorism charges against the Uzbek immigrant accused in the truck rampage that left eight people dead in New York, US justice officials announced that they had found a second Uzbek man they were seeking in relation to the attack. The name of 32 year old second accused is Mukhammadzoir Kadirov.
Iran, Russia working together to end war in Syria – Rouhani:- The presidents of Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan discussed security of the region during a trilateral meeting in Iranian capital on Wednesday and said they would work closely to bring about regional stability and find a positive resolution to the war in Syria.