1 Deadly train crash: A commuter train slammed into a passenger minibus Sunday at a railroad crossing in Indonesia’s capital of Jakarta, killing at least 18 people and seriously injuring six others.
The bus driver allegedly ignored warning signals when he crossed the rail tracks and was rammed by the train in western Jakarta, said Wirdhanto, the police chief in the neighborhood of Tambora.
The top security officials from India and Pakistan held talks Sunday in Thailand’s capital of Bangkok, signaling a resumption of the rival countries’ on-again, off-again peace dialogue.
The South Asian neighbors’ national security advisers discussed issues including peace …read more
Source: San Francisco Chronicle