One person was killed and 18 others were wounded, some of them critically, when a bomb exploded outside a noodle shop in Thailand's far south, police and witnesses said Monday. The attack coincided with the anniversary of the death of dozens of local Muslims at the hands of Thai security forces, an event that kicked off the current insurgency more than a decade ago. The bomb tore through a noodle shop around 7pm (1200 GMT) in downtown Pattani, a town in Thailand's Malay-speaking Muslim south.>>> »
Industrialist Ratan Tata sensationally returned to the helm of India's biggest conglomerate on Monday as Tata Sons dumped Cyrus Mistry as chairman in a shock announcement that stunned analysts. The 78-year-old takes interim charge of the sprawling $100 billion tea-to-steel group almost four years
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