Chad Fighting: Rebel forces in Chad fought their way into N'Djamena today (Thursday).
Nepal Unrest: Nepalese troops used rubber bullets, tear gas and batons to disperse hundreds of lawyers trying to stage a pro-democracy rally in the capital, Kathmandu today (Thursday).
Pakistan Attack: The Pakistani military says it has destroyed a suspected insurgent hideout in a tribal region near the Afghan border.
Vietnam-Corruption: A top communist party official says corruption in Vietnam has become a threat to the entire political system.
Tibet Panchen Lama: Tibet's Panchen Lama, the second ranking figure in Tibetan Buddhism after the Dalai Lama, made a rare public appearance in China today (Thursday) at a government-sponsored international conference on Buddhism.
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