Agreement ends political standoff and setting the stage for a U.S. troop commitment past this year.
The attack comes amid mounting tensions over political stalemate.
Level raised amid concern over militant groups in the Middle East.
Thousands remain stranded, homeless and hungry in Srinagar.
Authorities breach a strategic dyke to ease pressure on flood defenses.
China's parliament rejected democrats' demands for the right to freely choose next leader.
Deadly landslide killed at least 39, with 51 still missing.
Parliamentary vote confirmed Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, who led May coup, as new premier.
Two people have been killed and others hurt in series of explosions.
The newly established terrorist wing claimed responsibility for a hijacking.
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