The resignation of law minster Zahid Hamid underscores how small Islamist party Tehreek-i-Labaik Ya Rasool Allah was able to force the Pakistani government to accept its demands.
Malaysian doctor who conducted the post mortem confirms that North Korean leader's half-brother, Kim Jong-nam, was found with soiled underwear and pupils contraction.
Allison Louise Reardon who was attending a work conference in June in Perth had earlier told the police that she had been sexually assaulted.
A recap of the soldier's defection and recovery from his wounds has been played on loudspeakers at the border.
Japanese authorities are investigating after a ship with eight decomposed bodies was found on a beach in the Aikita province.
Mohammed Maqsood is believed to suffer from mental health problems and did not inform his family or friends of his bizarre eating habits.
Volcanologists say the volcano has entered a new phase with magma now visible at Agung's peak, meaning a greater risk of a larger eruption.
At least two died in the explosion, which brought down buildings, shattered windows and punched holes in the walls of properties nearly a mile away.
The "will he or won't he?" issue has dominated debate before Francis' trip, which began Monday and ends with a youth rally in Dhaka on Dec. 2.
Mount Agung has been hurling clouds of white and dark gray ash about 3,000 meters (9,800 feet) into the atmosphere since the weekend and lava is welling up in the crater.
The government agrees to the demands of Islamist demonstrators after protests reached boiling point over the weekend.
The incident took place in Agra city in India's Madhya Pradesh state. Police suspect the victim's father is involved in the crime.
Turkey did not have any diplomatic relations with North Korea until 2001.
The men, aged 22 and 25 stripped naked on the Flinders Street Station, started dancing around a stolen pot plant before getting intimate.
Mount Agung erupted four times on 25 and 26 November, sending ash 4,000 meters (13,000 feet) into the atmosphere.