• Monday, May 27, 2019
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5  Philippines’ RCBC executives charged...

5 Philippines’ RCBC executives charged...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 23 2019

RCBC Jupiter Branch Manager Maia Santos-Deguito was found guilty of seven counts of violation of the...

Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo...

Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 21 2019

Prabowo lost last month’s presidential election to incumbent President Joko Widodo

Indonesian election: Widodo wins 2nd...

Indonesian election: Widodo wins 2nd...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 21 2019

Widodo won with over 85 million votes

Malaysia arrests suspected militants...

Malaysia arrests suspected militants...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 16 2019

The suspects are thought to have links to a wider IS-inspired cell, some of whose members were detained...

Philippines votes in polls expected...

Philippines votes in polls expected...

Asia Pacific

Mon, May 13 2019

More than 18,000 positions are at stake in the election 

6.3 magnitude earthquake jolts southern...

6.3 magnitude earthquake jolts southern...

Asia Pacific

Fri, May 10 2019

However, no tsunami warning was issued

N Korea's Kim oversees testing of multiple...

N Korea's Kim oversees testing of multiple...

Asia Pacific

Sun, May 5 2019

The new ballistic missiles can fly as far as 500km, putting the entire Korean Peninsula within its...

US: China putting minority Muslims in...

US: China putting minority Muslims in...

Asia Pacific

Sat, May 4 2019

Some of the sprawling facilities are ringed with razor wire and watch towers

N Korea fires short-range projectiles...

N Korea fires short-range...

Asia Pacific

Sat, May 4 2019

The South Korean military initially described it as a missile launch

Sri Lanka's defence secretary quits...

Sri Lanka's defence secretary quits...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 25 2019

He said that while there had been no failure on his own part, he was taking responsibility for failures...

Myanmar's top court rejects final appeal...

Myanmar's top court rejects final appeal...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Apr 23 2019

A district court judge in Yangon found the two journalists guilty under the Official Secrets Act last...

Indonesia polls bring battle over China's...

Indonesia polls bring battle over China's...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Apr 14 2019

Business links with top trade partner China have been thrust into the spotlight by ex-general Prabowo...

Brunei defends gay sex death penalty...

Brunei defends gay sex death penalty...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The United Nations said the Muslim-majority former British protectorate violated human rights on April...

Tsunami warning lifted after strong...

Tsunami warning lifted after strong...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The quake struck at a relatively shallow depth of 17km off the east coast of Sulawesi island

5 Bangladeshis among 12 killed in Malaysia...

5 Bangladeshis among 12 killed in Malaysia...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The other deceased include four Indonesian women, two Nepali men and the local bus driver

Thailand's rising political star charged...

Thailand's rising political star charged...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Apr 6 2019

The sedition charge, which was filed by the junta, was the second criminal case opened against Thanathorn...

Hostage held by Islamic militants drowns...

Hostage held by Islamic militants drowns...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Apr 6 2019

Two other captured men have been rescued

ADB: Trade war, Brexit could slow developing...

ADB: Trade war, Brexit could slow Asia's...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 3 2019

 The 2019 forecast represents a slight downgrade from its December forecast, but the 2020 forecast...

Malaysia ex-PM Najib to go on trial...

Malaysia ex-PM Najib to go on trial...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Apr 3 2019

The 65-year-old will face the first of several trials over his alleged involvement in the looting of...

With a piece of paper, Trump called...

With a piece of paper, Trump called...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Mar 30 2019

Trump gave Kim both Korean and English-language versions of the US position at Hanoi's Metropole...

The Philippine journalists taking the...

The Philippine journalists taking the...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Mar 30 2019

Rappler Executive Editor Maria Ressa believes, among other things, their hard-hitting drug war reports,...