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Rohingya man killed in Myanmar Buddhist...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 5 2017

A Rohingya Muslim was stoned to death and six others wounded by a mob of Buddhists in the capital of...

Indonesia, Malaysia Muslims call for...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jul 4 2017

Starbucks Indonesia did not immediately respond to requests for comment

8 killed, 35 injured in gas explosion...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 2 2017

Some 53 firefighters had to be deployed to tackle the incident

Bangladeshis among 1,035 detained in...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 2 2017

According to local media outlets, the majority of the offenders are Bangladeshis

Bangladeshis among 239 workers held...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jul 1 2017

They were held as they failed to complete E-Card registration before the deadline

Myanmar will refuse entry to UN investigators...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 30 2017

'If they are going to send someone with regards to the fact-finding mission, then there’s no reason for...

China to build first ‘forest city’ to...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 29 2017

Once constructed, the forest city will have roughly a million plants from 100 different species, along...

Beheaded civilians found in rebel-held...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 28 2017

Military spokesman Jo-Ar Herrera said bodies were found separately in two groups, of 12 and five, but...

Australian MP creates history by breastfeeding...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 23 2017

This is not the first time Larissa Waters breastfed her daughter in Parliament. The senator had previously...

Yonhap: Friend of former South Korea...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 23 2017

The court decision was the first ruling against Choi Soon-sil, a long-time confidante of the ousted South...

Thai king attacked with toy guns in...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 21 2017

Two youths shot at King Maha Vajiralongkorn from a garden, and later shot at his car as he drove...

China's dog meat festival opens despite...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 21 2017

Between 10 million and 20 million dogs are killed for food annually in China, according to the Humane...

China en route to introducing quantum...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 19 2017

Information carried in the quantum state of a particle cannot be copied or measured, without the information...

Philippines troops pound militants as...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jun 17 2017

More than 309,000 people have been been displaced in Marawi and nearby areas, the government said. Many...

China says bomber died in kindergarten...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 16 2017

The explosion in Jiangsu province left victims bleeding and weeping

At least seven dead, 59 injured in China...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Unverified photos purportedly from the scene and posted on social media showed children and adults lying...

Philippines army struggles as city siege...

World

Tue, Jun 13 2017

The military had set Monday, the Philippines' independence day, as a target date to flush out the militants,...

Japan clears way for first emperor abdication...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 9 2017

The unexpected move presented a challenge since there was no law to deal with an emperor retiring from...

N Korea fires volley of cruise missiles,...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 8 2017

The launches come less than a week after the United Nations expanded sanctions against Pyongyang in response...

Philippines says militants had planned...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 7 2017

Philippine senators said members of the upper house were last week shown a video of the militants, led...

Australian police kill hostage-taker,...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 5 2017

Authorities have yet to determine whether the incident in the affluent beach-side suburb was terrorism-related...