The Nepalese people have shown their gratitude to China and the Chinese International Search and Rescue Team (CISAR) members for their stalwart deeds in Nepal during the country's time of dire need in the post-earthquake days.
A disease surveillance and prevention course jointly organized by China and Nepal concluded on Monday, with 34 Nepalese military medical trainees learning skills to better cope with post-quake emergencies in the Himalayan nation.
The earthquake killed at least 37 people and spread panic in Nepal on Tuesday, bringing down buildings already weakened by a devastating tremor less than three weeks ago and unleashing landslides in Himalayan valleys near Mount Everest.
China has urged Japan to respect Asian security concerns and not to threaten China's sovereignty, after Japan's ruling coalition gave formal approval on Monday to bills that will expand the scope of operations by its Self-Defense Forces.
Cambodia's Siem Reap Provincial Court on Tuesday gave a suspended prison sentence to three foreign tourists who took nude photographs in the complex of the famed Angkor Archeological Park and ordered their deportation.
The Republic of Korea's President Park Geun-hye on Tuesday described the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s test-firing of a ballistic missile from a submarine as a "serious challenge" to its security and regional stability.