• Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
  • Last Update : 11:43 pm

Taiwan holds large-scale military drills...

World , Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Taiwan simulated repelling an invading force on Thursday and used civilian-operated drones for the...

With khukris and assault rifles, Gurkhas...

World , Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 6 2018

When US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meet for their

China mine blast kills 11, traps...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 5 2018

Eleven people were killed and nine injured Tuesday in an explosion at an iron-ore mine

China rebukes Taiwan president for Tiananmen...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 5 2018

China rebuked Taiwan's president on Tuesday for "irresponsible remarks" about the 1989...

Anti-nuke Nobel winner ICAN offer to...

World , Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 4 2018

Nobel Prize winning anti-nuclear campaign group ICAN has offered to pay for the cost of

Singapore designates special zone for...

World , Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 4 2018

Singapore has designated a central region of the wealthy city state as a "special event

Malaysian immigration officer suspended...

World , Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 4 2018

A Malaysian immigration officer caught on video slapping a Bangladeshi has been suspended from...

US weighs more South China Sea patrols...

World , Asia Pacific

Sun, Jun 3 2018

The United States is considering intensified naval patrols in the South China Sea in a

Mattis accuses China of South China...

World , Asia Pacific

Sun, Jun 3 2018

China's military build-up in the South China Sea and its deployment of high-end weapons systems

Bangladeshi among 15 suspected militants...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Malaysia has detained 15 suspected Islamist militants including a teenager and a housewife accused...

Japan reports suspected North Korea...

World , Asia Pacific

Tue, May 29 2018

Japan has reported a suspected sanctions violation by Pyongyang to the UN after spotting an

China to host Iran to avoid project...

World , Asia Pacific

Mon, May 28 2018

China will host Iranian President Hassan Rouhani next month at a regional summit aimed at

Diplomatic duels: What now for the Trump-Kim...

World , Asia Pacific

Mon, May 28 2018

Events around the Korean peninsula have been moving at a dizzying pace over the last

China, Burkina Faso establish ties following...

World , Asia Pacific

Sun, May 27 2018

China and Burkina Faso signed an agreement to establish diplomatic relations on Saturday, days...

US warships sail near South China Sea...

World , Asia Pacific

Sun, May 27 2018

Two US Navy warships sailed near South China Sea islands claimed by China on Sunday,

Korean leaders meet after Trump threatens...

World , Asia Pacific

Sat, May 26 2018

North and South Korea's leaders held surprise talks on Saturday after the US President Donald

Chinese fighter jets complete night...

World , Asia Pacific

Sat, May 26 2018

Chinese fighter pilots have carried out night landings on the country's first aircraft carrier,...

Almost $30 million seized in raids linked...

Asia Pacific

Fri, May 25 2018

Malaysian police said Friday they found cash amounting to almost $30 million in a raid

Thai police charge anti-junta protesters...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 24 2018

Fifteen anti-junta activists were charged with sedition Thursday, a crime carrying seven years in...

Malaysia court sentences Australian...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 24 2018

A Malaysian court on Thursday sentenced to death by hanging an Australian mother of three,