Gulf Times - Guwahati
Rogue elephant 'Bin Laden' dies in captivity after killing villagers

Rogue elephant 'Bin Laden' dies in captivity after killing villagers

A rogue elephant named after the late Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has died in captivity after he was captured following a massive hunt in northeastern India, officials said Sunday.

Magnitude 6.9 quake hits northern Myanmar

Magnitude 6.9 quake hits northern Myanmar

Myanmar was struck by a magnitude 6.9 quake on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey reported, with tremors in India and China sending residents rushing out into the streets.

Eight dead as strong quake hits northeast India

Eight dead as strong quake hits northeast India

At least eight people were killed and scores injured when a strong 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck northeast India, sending panicked residents fleeing into the streets.