• Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019
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Trump to meet Xi, Putin at G20 in...

Trump to meet Xi, Putin at G20 in...

World

Tue, Jun 25 2019

He will also sit down with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman for talks

Turkey opposition deals blow to Erdogan...

Turkey opposition deals blow to Erdogan...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 24 2019

It was a rare chance to celebrate for the opposition after 25 years of rule by Islamic conservatives...

Top Sri Lanka defence official faces...

Top Sri Lanka defence official faces...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Hemasiri Fernando, who was defence secretary before the April 21 bombing of three churches and three...

US readies peace plan in Bahrain but...

US readies peace plan in Bahrain but...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Unlike previous high-profile peace initiatives, the new plan will be an intimate affair opening Tuesday...

Pompeo meets Saudi king for Iran crisis...

Pompeo meets Saudi king for Iran crisis...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Pompeo met Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Red Sea city of Jeddah days...

Police: India stampede leaves at least...

Police: India stampede leaves at least...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

More than a thousand people were at the event in Rajasthan state, where Hindu religious sermons were...

'Brain fever' death toll passes 150...

'Brain fever' death toll passes 150...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Authorities said 152 children have died in districts across the eastern state, with 131 in two hospitals...

Sri Lanka president seeks to roll back...

Sri Lanka president seeks to roll back...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Sirisena said the 19th amendment to the constitution - which notably transferred some of the president's...

Report: US conducted cyber attack on...

Report: US conducted cyber attack on...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 23 2019

On Sunday US National Security Advisor John Bolton warned Tehran against misinterpreting the last-minute...

US, Taliban to hold more talks on ending...

US, Taliban to hold more talks on ending...

North America

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Zalmay Khalilzad, the US special representative on Afghanistan, said the two sides would start their...

Pakistan condemn woeful South Africa...

Pakistan condemn woeful South Africa...

Cricket

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Bangladesh's 322-3 against the West Indies was the only successful chase of more than 250 in this...

India rejects critical US religious...

India rejects critical US religious...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

The report said groups claiming to protect cows -- considered sacred by Hindus -- have attacked Muslims...

US writer says Trump sexually assaulted...

US writer says Trump sexually assaulted...

North America

Sat, Jun 22 2019

According to E Jean Carroll, the rape occurred in either 1995 or 1996, when Trump was a prominent real...

White House: Trump nominates Mark Esper...

White House: Trump nominates Mark Esper...

North America

Sat, Jun 22 2019

There hasn't been a full defence secretary since the resignation of James Mattis in December

Pompeo asks Pakistan to do more on religious...

Pompeo asks Pakistan to do more on religious...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Blasphemy is an incendiary issue in Muslim-majority Pakistan, where mere allegations of insulting Islam...

Study: Himalayan glaciers melting twice...

Study: Himalayan glaciers melting twice...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Scientists combed 40 years of satellite observations spanning 2,000km across India, China, Nepal and...

Malaysia calls for 'justice' and citizenship...

Malaysia calls for 'justice' and citizenship...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

UN investigators have called for Myanmar's top generals to be tried for genocide

Sri Lanka extends emergency in surprise...

Sri Lanka extends emergency in surprise...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

There was no immediate word from the government why Sirisena changed his mind

Police called to UK PM hopeful Johnson's...

Police called to UK PM hopeful Johnson's...

Europe

Sat, Jun 22 2019

London's Metropolitan Police said it responded to a call from a local resident at 2324 GMT...

3 dead in Cambodia building...

3 dead in Cambodia building...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

The seven-storey building in the beach town of Sihanoukville, collapsed with workers inside

Hong Kong police vow to pursue HQ siege...

Hong Kong police vow to pursue HQ siege...

East Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

The largely young protesters surrounded the headquarters throughout Friday and into the small hours of...