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Malaysia's king to consult with rulers...

Malaysia's king to consult with...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Prime minister Muhyiddin met with the king on Friday to present the emergency proposal that includes...

Eating rats: Myanmar's 2nd lockdown...

Myanmar's 2nd lockdown drives hunger...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 24 2020

With more than 40,000 cases and 1,000 deaths, Myanmar is facing one of Southeast Asia’s worst Covid-19...

Thai king's praise for defiant loyalist...

Thai king's praise for defiant loyalist...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 24 2020

The hashtag #VeryBraveVeryGoodThankYou was also widely used by the protesters alongside sarcastic...

US Coast Guard to tackle China illegal...

US to tackle China illegal fishing in...

North America

Sat, Oct 24 2020

China claims almost the whole of the South China Sea as its own, a claim contested by several countries...

Myanmar vote ban extinguishes hope for...

Myanmar vote ban douses hope for...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Nearly two million people of voting age will now be unable to cast a ballot, about 5% of the...

Landslide kills 11 miners in...

Landslide kills 11 miners in...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Earlier this year, nine people were killed by a landslide at an abandoned gold mine in West Sumatra...

Thai PM revokes emergency measures after...

Thai PM revokes emergency measures

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Some protest leaders have also issued controversial demands to reform the ultra-powerful and wealthy...

Thai PM says preparing to lift emergency...

Thai PM to lift emergency amid...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 21 2020

As Prayuth spoke, tens of thousands of protesters marched towards his office at Government House to demand...

Thailand: Protesters gather at Victory...

Thai protesters gather at Victory...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 21 2020

One of the main events was in Songkhla, where about 2,000 people gathered at the district office in Sathing...

Floods kill 111 in Vietnam

Floods kill 111 in Vietnam

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 21 2020

More rain is forecast to hit the area over the weekend as Storm Saudel blows in from the South China...

Thailand welcomes first tourists since...

Thailand welcomes first tourists since...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 21 2020

A second group of 147 Chinese tourists from Guangzhou is due to arrive in Thailand next week

A moving current: Thai protesters adopt...

Thai protesters adopt Hong Kong...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

One Hong Kong Twitter user named Crystaljel recommended using umbrellas as shields and carrying saline...

Death toll from floods, landslides in...

Death toll from floods in Vietnam up...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

More than 691,100 cattle and poultry animals have been killed or swept away

Thousands join protest against Indonesia...

Thousands join protest against Indonesia...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

It was the latest in a series of protests that have erupted across the archipelago in recent weeks

Rakhine armed group admits Myanmar election...

Rakhine armed group admits abducting...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The group added the prisoners would be released if the government freed all innocent people ‘arrested...

Eyeing China, Australia joins quad drill...

Australia joins quad drill with US,...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The naval drill would take place in the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal, which has been a hotspot for...

Thailand suspends TV station over protests...

Thailand suspends TV station over protests...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Voice TV is owned in part by the Shinawatra family of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra and his...

Natural disasters leave 62 dead in...

Natural disasters leave 62 dead in...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Typhoon Nangka, which hit Vietnam's northern and north-central regions on Wednesday, had killed two...

Tens of thousands protest across Thailand...

Thais defy protest ban in Bangkok

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Protests have drawn tens of thousands of people to the streets to demand the removal of Prime Minister...

Myanmar: Most Rakhine voting stations...

Most Rakhine voting stations will not...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 17 2020

The ruling National League for Democracy said three of its candidates were abducted in Rakhine while...

Malaysian police probe Anwar over bid...

Malaysian police probe Anwar over bid...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Officials are investigating Anwar under two laws -- one against remarks that are intended to cause public...