- March 20, 2018
On Monday evening, the fourth day of the alert which is scheduled to end on Wednesday, Beijing’s air quality was better than feared, with PM 2.5 levels hovering around 200
Park has twice called the Blue House home- first as the daughter of late military strongman Park Chung-Hee and then as president herself, a cumulative period of 20 years
Beijing issued its first air pollution red alert for 2016 on Thursday, as choking smog is expected to cover the city and surrounding areas in north China during the next five days.
The Australian National Dictionary Centre defined it as a barbecued sausage served on bread and bought at a polling booth “sizzle” on election day on July 2 this year
Since 2003, the “Zhongmu Wang” website, or 2muslim.com, functioned as an “online network of Muslims sharing Islam”, according to archived descriptions
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Chairman Azam Saigol has resigned from his post citing personal reasons, the company’s spokesman said on Tuesday, less than a week after a PIA plane crashed and all 47 people on board were killed.
At least 10 people have been killed and scores injured as Cyclone Vardah battered Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu.
Park, the daughter of a military ruler who held power for 18 years after a 1961 coup, has been accused of colluding with a friend and a former aide
Two bombs exploded less than a minute apart, killing 38 people and wounding 155 outside a soccer stadium in Istanbul on Saturday night, in a co-ordinated attack on police shortly after a match between two of Turkey’s top teams
South Korea’s parliament voted on Friday to impeach President Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal, suspending her powers.
South Korea’s parliament introduced a bill on Thursday to impeach President Park Geun-hye, setting in motion a vote to oust the embattled leader engulfed in an influence-peddling scandal.
The BBC is now under scrutiny for a Thai-language profile it published out of its London offices of the nation’s new monarch, King Maha Vajiralongkorn
Indonesian search and rescue teams used earth movers to clear rubble and reach what authorities believed were dozens of victims trapped underneath
The December 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour triggered the United States to join its European allies in World War II. With Prime Minister Shinzo Abe due later this month to become the first Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbour, here is a look at the sequence of events that led to the US changing
More than 10,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh in recent weeks, the United Nations said on Wednesday, escaping a bloody army crackdown in the north of Rakhine state
The plane, which took off from Pangkal Pinang on the island of Bangka at around 9:30am is thought to have crashed between the islands of Mensanak and Sebangka or Gentar, a police report seen by Reuters said.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry summoned top diplomats from France and Germany after both countries honoured human rights activist Wang Qiaoling with a prestigious award, German embassy officials said on Friday.
After a video circulated in October of Purnama, also known as “Ahok”, making comments that some Muslims said insulted the Koran
Prince Vajiralongkorn, who will be known as King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, according to a statement released by the government’s public relations department
Prime Minister Najib Razak warned his Malay-Muslim voter base that if the opposition won the election it would be a ‘nightmare’ for rural Malays