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One Christchurch victim from...

One Christchurch victim from...

Nation

Fri, Mar 15 2019

Earlier on Friday, at least 49 people were killed in New Zealand’s worst terrorist attack on two...

Deaths mount to 150 in India's second...

Deaths mount to 150 in India's second...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Feb 24 2019

Deaths from illegally-produced alcohol, known locally as 'hooch' or 'country liquor,'...

India toughens crackdown on Kashmir:...

India toughens crackdown on Kashmir:...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Feb 24 2019

The authorities have also been detaining JeM militants, sympathizers and relatives since the attack

Myanmar army warns against changing...

Myanmar army warns against changing...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Feb 24 2019

The constitution grants the armed services control of security ministries and a quarter of unelected...

More than 100 separatists detained in...

More than 100 separatists detained in...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Feb 23 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party is set to seek re-election in nationwide polls...

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