- 28 October 2013
Russian state-owned diamond miner Alrosa expects to raise $1.3 billion (803 million pounds) in a share sale, a figure at the bottom of a previously announced range, in a government privatisation drive that has been hit by delays and weak investor sentiment.
- 28 September 2013
A couple was killed in a fiery car crash on the Hubei-Jiangxi highway when their driver was distracted by them having sex on the back seat and drove the vehicle into the back of a lorry.
- 25 September 2013
Barely half an hour after they were jolted by a major earthquake on Tuesday, people of the Pakistani coastal town of Gwadar had another shock when they saw a new island emerge in the sea, just over a kilometre from the shore.