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Thailand backs amendment allowing early-stage...

Thailand backs amendment allowing early-stage...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Jan 27 2021

However, pro-choice activists said retaining penalties would maintain the stigma of abortion

Bangladesh to import 100,000 tons of...

Bangladesh to buy Myanmar rice

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Jan 24 2021

Bangladesh is also buying 150,000 tons of rice from India’s state-run firm NAFED in a G2G

India to send vaccines to Bangladesh...

India to send vaccines to Bangladesh...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Jan 20 2021

India has also provided training to several neighbouring countries to enhance and strengthen their clinical...

Indonesia downloads data from flight...

Indonesia recovers data from crashed...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Jan 15 2021

Flight SJ 182 crashed into the Java Sea minutes after take-off from Jakarta with 62 people on board on...

China holds sway in Nepal as rival communist...

China holds sway in Nepal as rival communists...

World

Thu, Dec 31 2020

The crisis erupted on December 20 when Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli decided he could no longer work with...

Asian migrant workers locked up, dumped...

Asian migrant workers mistreated as...

Asia-Pacific

Thu, Dec 24 2020

‘It is clear that these governments and employers really treat migrant workers as second-class...

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...

When, which Covid-19 vaccines likely...

When will the vaccines reach Asia?

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Dec 1 2020

Bangladesh has signed a deal with India's Serum Institute to buy 30 million doses of the AstraZeneca...

Cash and Carrie: US sanctioned Hong...

US sanctioned Hong Kong leader has no...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

In an interview with local English TV channel HKIBC aired on Friday night, Lam said she was ‘using...

Shell-shocked Armenians return to Nagorno-Karabakh...

Shell-shocked Armenians return to...

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Nov 17 2020

'I hope it was the last war' 

Covid-19 2nd wave: Bangladesh, China,...

Bangladesh, Asian nations to fight Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Sat, Nov 14 2020

The countries agreed that humanity lives in a community with a shared future and solidarity and cooperation...

Armenia says facing decisive moment...

Armenia says facing decisive

World

Sun, Oct 4 2020

Armenia also announced the deaths of 51 more separatist fighters, taking the number of fatalities on...

Myanmar rejects calls to postpone election...

Myanmar rejects calls to postpone election...

Asia-Pacific

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Analysts say the Nov 8 election is a test of the extent of Myanmar's democratic reforms

ADB vows to be developing Asia's partner...

ADB vows to work with Asia for Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Fri, Sep 18 2020

ADB will build on its relationship with its members to support them in six key areas

Hong Kong police swoop on postponed...

Hong Kong police swoop on postponed...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Sep 6 2020

One woman was detained under a new security law Beijing imposed on the city for chanting independence...

Solomons province pushes for independence...

Solomons province pushes for independence...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Sep 2 2020

The US-aligned Malaita has long held ambitions of becoming its own nation

Malaysia extends Covid-19 movement curbs...

Malaysia extends Covid-19 movement curbs...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Malaysia has seen a significant decline in the number of virus cases, reporting only 10 new cases on...

Singapore battles record dengue outbreak...

Singapore battles record dengue outbreak...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Aug 28 2020

The strategy has been successful in Australia but some experts say it might have its limits in dense...

Facebook vows legal action over forced...

Facebook vows legal action over forced...

North America

Tue, Aug 25 2020

The company warned that such requirements would undermine its ability to reliably invest in the...

Civil society bodies condemn Malaysian...

Civil society bodies condemn Malaysian...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Jul 11 2020

21 CSOs jointly released a statement on Saturday where they termed the manhunt 'a blatant attempt...

WAN-IFRA Women in News Leadership Accelerator...

WAN-IFRA Women in News Leadership Accelerator...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Jul 3 2020

The three month long program will help journalists learn media management, financial management,  and...