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China condemns Narendra Modi's visit...

China condemns Narendra Modi's visit...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Modi's visit was part of a series of public meetings in the region aimed at garnering support for...

Study: Thaw of Himalayas set to disrupt...

Study: Thaw of Himalayas set to disrupt...

Climate Change

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Glaciers have thinned and retreated across most parts of the region since the 1970s

Maldives seeks foreign aid to find cash...

Maldives seeks foreign aid to find cash...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Feb 9 2019

An anti-establishment journalist Mohamed Rilwan vanished in August, 2014 and is widely believed to have...

27 dead in church bombings in southern...

27 dead in church bombings in southern...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Jan 27 2019

The bombing followed Friday’s announcement that a mainly Muslim region of the predominantly Catholic...

N Korea leader visits China after warning...

N Korea leader visits China after warning...

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Jan 8 2019

The visit comes amid plans for a second summit with Trump aimed at denuclearizing the Korean...

Malaysia targets middlemen to end debt...

Malaysia targets middlemen to end debt...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Dec 22 2018

Bangladesh, Indonesia and Nepal are the top providers of Malaysia's nearly 2 million registered migrant...

India's Modi and China's Xi aim to build...

India's Modi and China's Xi aim to build...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Nov 28 2018

Modi's meeting with Xi at the G20 summit in Argentina will be their fourth this year, Indian Foreign...

APHR chairperson not to push for Rohingya...

APHR chairperson not to push for Rohingya...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Oct 26 2018

He announced that a team of ASEAN foreign ministers will visit Myanmar in November

China opens world’s longest sea...

China opens world’s longest sea...

World

Tue, Oct 23 2018

The 55km crossing links Hong Kong with the southern mainland city of Zhuhai and the gambling enclave...

Pakistan trolls Imran Khan for home-to-work...

Pakistan trolls Imran Khan for home-to-work...

D2

Sat, Sep 1 2018

Newly elected Prime Minister Imran Khan's decision to go to work on a helicopter has inspired memes...

Man pays $10,000 to ex-wife... in...

Man pays $10,000 to ex-wife... in...

D2

Fri, Aug 31 2018

The man's lawyer denied that he was trying to insult ex-wife

China says it is helping Afghanistan...

China says it is helping Afghanistan...

Asia-Pacific

Thu, Aug 30 2018

Chinese Defence Ministry spokesman Wu Qian said China and Afghanistan had 'normal military and security...

Malaysian court postpones caning of...

Malaysian court postpones caning of...

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Aug 28 2018

They were sentenced to a fine and six strokes of the cane under Islamic laws forbidding lesbian sex

Indonesia earthquake: Several hundred...

Indonesia earthquake: Several hundred...

Asia-Pacific

Mon, Jul 30 2018

A magnitude 6.4 earthquake is considered strong and is capable of causing severe damage

US State Dept official to visit Taiwan...

US State Dept official to visit Taiwan...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Trump in March approved new rules allowing top US officials to travel to Taiwan

Lavrov invites Kim to Russia as Moscow...

Lavrov invites Kim to Russia as Moscow...

Asia-Pacific

Thu, May 31 2018

Lavrov also held talks with his North Korean counterpart

China bans George Orwell’s 'Animal Farm,'...

China bans George Orwell’s 'Animal Farm,'...

Asia-Pacific

Mon, Mar 5 2018

A list of terms excised from Chinese websites by government censors includes the letter "N," Orwell's...

New US sanctions on North Korea ships,...

New US sanctions on North Korea ships,...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Nov 22 2017

The US government has proceeded to impose new sanctions on the Asian country of North Korea - targeting...

Fear of volcanic eruption on Bali forces...

Fear of volcanic eruption on Bali forces...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Sep 29 2017

Some tourists are having second thoughts about their holiday plans after several countries, including...

Why China did not fight India at Doklam...

Why China did not fight India at Doklam...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 1 2017

Worried over the minatory Chinese rhetoric, Delhi had kept the US and the EU in the loop about all border...

7.9 magnitude quake hits Indonesia,...

7.9 magnitude quake hits Indonesia,...

Uncategorized

Wed, Mar 2 2016

A massive quake struck on Wednesday off the Indonesian island of Sumatra, a region devastated by the...