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Grenade attack kills two at southern...

Grenade attack kills two at southern...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jan 30 2019

Just three days earlier, a bombing at a cathedral on the neighbouring island of Jolo claimed 21 lives...

Suu Kyi to investors: Myanmar is open...

Suu Kyi to investors: Myanmar is open...

World

Mon, Jan 28 2019

Suu Kyi touted Myanmar’s economic potential, its attractive geographical location, expanding domestic...

Islamic State claims responsibility...

Islamic State claims responsibility...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 28 2019

The bombing that killed at least 20 followed Friday’s announcement that a mainly Muslim region...

Philippines referendum returns big 'yes'...

Philippines referendum returns big 'yes'...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 26 2019

The plan to create a self-administered area for the Muslim-dominated parts of Mindanao was backed by...

Indonesia floods, landslides death toll...

Indonesia floods, landslides death toll...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jan 25 2019

Lashed by the heavy rain, rivers swelled and burst their banks, inundating dozens of communities in 11...

Wife of Chinese ex-Interpol chief seeks...

Wife of Chinese ex-Interpol chief seeks...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jan 18 2019

Grace Meng has remained in the French city of Lyon, the site of Interpol's headquarters, since her...

Teacher sketches portraits of her 27...

Teacher sketches portraits of her 27...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jan 13 2019

A 9th grade teacher drew portraits of all her students and people are stunned by how good they are

Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk...

Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 5 2019

Boats were recalled to shore across the Gulf of Thailand, while three key southern airports were shut...

Xi, Trump vow cooperation on diplomatic...

Xi, Trump vow cooperation on diplomatic...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 1 2019

Washington and Beijing imposed tit-for-tat tariffs on more than $300 billion worth of goods in total...

8 injured in suspected terror attack...

8 injured in suspected terror attack...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 1 2019

The incident happened shortly after midnight local time on Monday in a popular tourist in central...

Malaysian PM Mahathir named Muslim Man...

Malaysian PM Mahathir named Muslim Man...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 31 2018

He was selected for his dynamic political career and vision to confront Malaysia’s problems

Philippine storm death toll rises to...

Philippine storm death toll rises to...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 31 2018

At least 17 people are still missing and more than 40,000 were displaced nationwide due to the

6.9 magnitude quake strikes off south...

6.9 magnitude quake strikes off south...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 29 2018

The quake struck southeast of Davao City at a depth of 59km

Indonesia hikes danger level for deadly...

Indonesia hikes danger level for deadly...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Dec 27 2018

Authorities also widened a no-go zone around Anak Krakatoa to five kilometres

Indonesia rescuers scramble to reach...

Indonesia rescuers scramble to reach...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The latest death toll stood at 429, with 1,485 people injured and another 154 still missing

Indonesian rescuers use drones, sniffer...

Indonesian rescuers use drones, sniffer...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Dec 25 2018

More than 1,400 people were injured, and thousands of residents had to move to higher ground, with a...

Rescuers dig through rubble for survivors...

Rescuers dig through rubble for survivors...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 24 2018

More than 3,000 coastal residents were forced to evacuate to higher ground

Infographic: Indonesia tsunami kills...

Infographic: Indonesia tsunami kills...

World

Sun, Dec 23 2018

At least 220 people have been killed and hundreds injured after a tsunami struck the Indonesian islands...

Indonesia regularly hit by quakes and...

Indonesia regularly hit by quakes and...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Dec 23 2018

More than 2,000 people were killed by a powerful earthquake and tsunami that hit the city of Palu, on...

Moon: Trump to grant Kim's wishes after...

Moon: Trump to grant Kim's wishes after...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 3 2018

Trump and Kim held a historic summit in Singapore earlier this year, signing a vaguely worded deal on...

Infographic: Koreas survey North’s railways...

Infographic: Koreas survey North’s railways...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 1 2018

A South Korean train has crossed into North Korea for the first time in a decade as the two countries...