The force of the initial blast equalled that of 3 tons of TNT; the second explosion was seven times stronger, the equivalent of 21 tons of explosives, according to China's National Earthquake Bureau.
New York City high school students in the The 'Names, Not Numbers' oral history project record interviews with the vanishing survivors of the World War II Holocaust.
Party leader Thura Shwe Mann is the speaker of Myanmar's parliament and considered the main rival of President Thein Sein in upcoming elections. He also had built ties to Aung San Suu Kyi.
A new research shows that over half of likely ivory buyers, including current owners, would support a government ban on all ivory trade.
Two months after banning on Maggi noodles for allegedly high levels of lead, the Indian government now seeks damages from Nestlé for 'unfair trade practices.'