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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,...

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Wed, Mar 2 2016

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

Foreign secretaries to decide on future...

Foreign secretaries to decide on future...

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Tue, Feb 23 2016

Foreign secretaries of BIMSTEC member countries will meet in Nepal in April to discuss on the future...

China confirms first case of Zika...

China confirms first case of Zika...

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Wed, Feb 10 2016

China has confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man who had recently travelled to South America,...

North Korea fires long-range rocket...

North Korea fires long-range rocket...

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Sun, Feb 7 2016

North Korea has fired a long-range rocket, which critics say is a test of banned missile technology....

North Korea advances 'satellite'...

North Korea advances 'satellite'...

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Sat, Feb 6 2016

North Korea has brought forward the possible date of a controversial "satellite" launch to...

Deadly earthquake topples buildings...

Deadly earthquake topples buildings...

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Sat, Feb 6 2016

An earthquake has toppled several buildings in the south Taiwan city of Tainan, killing at least five...

Why Asia should worry about Zika...

Why Asia should worry about Zika...

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Tue, Feb 2 2016

It could be the plot of a dystopian thriller: the sudden outbreak of a disease that spreads almost invisibly,...

Report: Military power in Asia 'shifting...

Report: Military power in Asia 'shifting...

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Wed, Jan 20 2016

The balance of military power in Asia is shifting against the US as China makes aggressive territorial...

China just launched the most frightening...

China just launched the most frightening...

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Wed, Dec 23 2015

As if further proof were needed Orwell’s dystopia is now upon us, China has now gamified obedience...

China summons US envoy over Taiwan arms...

China summons US envoy over Taiwan arms...

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Thu, Dec 17 2015

China has summoned a senior US envoy in protest after Washington announced it would sell two warships...

'Social media is not real life'

'Social media is not real life'

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Wed, Nov 4 2015

An Australian teenager with more than half a million followers on Instagram has quit the platform,...

17 killed in building collapse in central...

17 killed in building collapse in central...

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Sat, Oct 31 2015

A building collapsed during renovations in central China, killing 17 workers and injuring 23, officials...

Hong Kong ferry incident leave 124...

Hong Kong ferry incident leave 124...

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Mon, Oct 26 2015

At least 124 people were injured when a high-speed ferry travelling to Hong Kong from Macau hit an object...

Hundreds see 'floating city' filmed...

Hundreds see 'floating city' filmed...

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Sun, Oct 18 2015

Onlookers, some who are said to have videoed the bizarre event, were said to be mesmerised  as a...