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India says talks with China yet to make...

Border Standoff: India-China talks yet...

World

Wed, Dec 30 2020

Tensions soared in June, after troops clashed in hand-to-hand combat in the Galwan valley in Ladakh,...

Canada announces aid for Palestinian...

Canada announces aid for Palestinian...

World

Tue, Dec 22 2020

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government restored aid to the agency in 2016 after it had been cut...

Rohingya man reunites with 'dead'...

Rohingya man reunites with 'dead'...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Dec 16 2020

He was still grieving his loss when he saw his wife and daughter among a boatload of 100 Rohingya...

Indonesia receives first Covid-19 vaccine...

Indonesia receives Sinovac's...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 7 2020

The Southeast Asian country received 1.2 million doses

Thai protesters move to Bangkok...

Thai protesters move to Bangkok...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Protesters have also broken taboos by seeking reforms to curb the powers of the monarchy of King Maha...

PM Muhyiddin: Malaysia will hold an...

Malaysia will hold an election after...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

'We will return the mandate to the people and leave it to them to choose which government they...

Infographic: Australia-China trade rift...

Infographic: Australia-China trade rift...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

China has imposed anti-dumping measures on Australian wine, suspended imports of beef and blocked shipments...

Police: IS-linked militants kill 4 Christians...

IS-linked militants kill 4 Christians...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Indonesia has long wrestled with Islamist militancy and terror attacks and Indonesia's Christians...

Thai protesters practise coup prevention...

Thai protesters practise coup prevention...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The current round of protests, which began in July, has fuelled rumours of another coup could be...

Infographic: Punishing hurricanes to...

Infographic: Punishing hurricanes to...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The destruction wrought by hurricanes Eta and Iota is raising fears of a new wave of mass migration from...

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan parliament...

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Taiwan is a rambunctious democracy and fighting is not uncommon in parliament

Virus, spies and wine: Australia-China...

Australia-China relations in...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Australia is among Western allies, the so-called 'Five Eyes,' accusing China of violating its...

Backlash in Indonesia as transgender...

Backlash in Indonesia as transgender...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Two years ago, Aceh police made headlines when they publicly humiliated a dozen transgender women

Cambodia begins mass trial of 120 opposition...

Cambodia begins mass trial of opposition...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Since June 2019 more than 150 people associated with the dissolved opposition party have faced...

Indonesian minister among 17 arrested...

Indonesian minister arrested in graft...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Indonesia was ranked 85 out of 198 on Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index in...

Infographic: Palm oil labour abuses...

Infographic: Palm oil labour abuses...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Women are burdened with some of the most dangerous duties in the production of palm oil, which is contained...

Hong Kong leader vows to restore political...

HK leader vows to restore political...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Fifteen pro-democracy lawmakers quit earlier this month in protest at the ousting of four colleagues...

Thai protesters rally as leaders summoned...

Thai protesters rally as leaders summoned...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The focus of Wednesday's protest is the secrecy surrounding the royal finances

Guatemala suspends budget that sparked...

Guatemala suspends budget that sparked...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Guatemala's only state-run university, the University of San Carlos, had earlier called for a national...

Singapore deports Bangladeshis over...

Singapore deports Bangladeshis over...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Most of the individuals were construction workers

17 dead in truck crash in

17 dead in truck crash in

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 24 2020

According to media reports, the dead included 12 females and 5 males