The Houthi movement and Saudi-led military alliance have agreed to work towards forming a unity govt, John Kerry said.
South Korea's Park Geun-hye will be the first sitting president to be questioned by prosecutors over a criminal case.
Nepali PM requested Indian PM for exchange facility for demonetized Indian banknotes in circulation in Nepal.
The month-long drill will take place at a maritime training facility and a military camp in Palawan province of the Philippines.
India's government said Tuesday it will use indelible ink to mark the fingers of people swapping scrapped currency notes at banks.
Police are expected to decide on whether to pursue the case against the Christian Jakarta governor who was accused of insulting the Koran.
The 7.8-magnitude tremor struck after midnight on Sunday stranding around 1,200 tourists in Kaikoura town.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry discussed the situation in Syria over phone.
The cruise ship hit sandbank in Cambodia's Kampot province Monday night with about 70 local tourists onboard.
The new mandate is in line with legislation enacted last year to expand the overseas role of Japan's Self-Defense Forces.