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Pacific Ocean storm intensifies into...

Pacific Ocean storm intensifies into...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Apr 19 2021

More than 100,000 people were evacuated from coastal areas, according to provincial disaster...

Hospitals run short of beds as Asia's...

Hospitals run short of beds as Asia's...

World

Thu, Apr 15 2021

India breached 200,000 daily infections for the first time on Thursday

Philippines, US launch military drills...

Philippines, US launch military...

World

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Social distancing protocols significantly cut the number of troops from almost 8,000 to nearly a thousand...

Asia's rising coronavirus cases a worry...

Asia's rising coronavirus cases a...

World

Thu, Apr 8 2021

South Korea and the Philippines have suspended the use of the vaccine for people under 60 over a possible...

Philippines: 220 Chinese militia vessels...

Philippines: 220 Chinese vessels spotted...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 21 2021

China's foreign ministry did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Sunday

What now for North Korea and US...

What now for North Korea and US...

World

Thu, Mar 18 2021

US officials say they have attempted to reach out to Pyongyang through 'several channels' in...

Blinken blasts 'aggressive' China, Austin...

Blinken blasts 'aggressive' China

North America

Wed, Mar 17 2021

Blinken and Austin is visiting Japan and S Korea in a bid to fortify US alliances in Asia

Strong 7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes...

7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes New...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Mar 4 2021

There is no longer a tsunami threat from the earthquake, says Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

Hong Kong police charges 47 activists...

HK police charges 47 with security...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Feb 28 2021

Last month 55 of the city's best-known democracy campaigners were arrested in a series of dawn...

Japan protests over China ships off...

Japan protests over China ships off...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 8 2021

Japan and China dispute ownership of the uninhabited islets in the East China Sea

India says talks with China yet to make...

Border Standoff: India-China talks yet...

World

Wed, Dec 30 2020

Tensions soared in June, after troops clashed in hand-to-hand combat in the Galwan valley in Ladakh,...

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...

Rohingya man reunites with 'dead'...

Rohingya man reunites with 'dead'...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Dec 16 2020

He was still grieving his loss when he saw his wife and daughter among a boatload of 100 Rohingya...

Indonesia receives first Covid-19 vaccine...

Indonesia receives Sinovac's...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 7 2020

The Southeast Asian country received 1.2 million doses

Thai protesters move to Bangkok...

Thai protesters move to Bangkok...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Protesters have also broken taboos by seeking reforms to curb the powers of the monarchy of King Maha...

PM Muhyiddin: Malaysia will hold an...

Malaysia will hold an election after...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

'We will return the mandate to the people and leave it to them to choose which government they...

Infographic: Australia-China trade rift...

Infographic: Australia-China trade rift...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

China has imposed anti-dumping measures on Australian wine, suspended imports of beef and blocked shipments...

Police: IS-linked militants kill 4 Christians...

IS-linked militants kill 4 Christians...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Indonesia has long wrestled with Islamist militancy and terror attacks and Indonesia's Christians...

Thai protesters practise coup prevention...

Thai protesters practise coup prevention...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The current round of protests, which began in July, has fuelled rumours of another coup could be...

Infographic: Punishing hurricanes to...

Infographic: Punishing hurricanes to...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The destruction wrought by hurricanes Eta and Iota is raising fears of a new wave of mass migration from...

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan parliament...

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Taiwan is a rambunctious democracy and fighting is not uncommon in parliament