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China, Russia naval drill in South China...

China, Russia naval drill in South China...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 12 2016

Marines will participate in live-fire drills, island defence and landing operations in what will be the...

Asean leaders tiptoe around South China...

Asean leaders tiptoe around South China...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Sep 9 2016

China claims much of the South China Sea, through which more than $5tn of trade moves annually. Taiwan...

19 Bangladeshis infected with Zika virus...

19 Bangladeshis infected with Zika virus...

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Tue, Sep 6 2016

In a latest spell, nine more Bangladeshi nationals have got infected with Zika virus in Singapore; confirmed...

Bomb kills father, daughter at Thai...

Bomb kills father, daughter at Thai...

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Tue, Sep 6 2016

A motorcycle bomb killed a father and daughter in front of a Thai elementary school as parents were dropping...

'State of lawlessness' declared in Philippine...

'State of lawlessness' declared in Philippine...

World

Sat, Sep 3 2016

Duterte, who inspected the scene of Friday night's attack at a night market in downtown Davao city, said...

Uzbek President Karimov dies

Uzbek President Karimov dies

World

Sat, Sep 3 2016

The Uzbek government did not immediately confirm the reports. Earlier on Friday it said the health of...

China ratifies Paris climate...

China ratifies Paris climate...

Climate Change

Sat, Sep 3 2016

The country is the world's largest emitter of harmful CO2 emissions, which cause climate change.

Asia's most innovative

Asia's most innovative

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Tue, Aug 30 2016

Universities based in Northeast Asia tend to produce a high volume of patent applications, and that helps...

Singapore jails 2 more Bangladeshis...

Singapore jails 2 more Bangladeshis...

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Tue, Aug 30 2016

There were no indications the men had planned to carry out attacks in Singapore

World's oldest person discovered in...

World's oldest person discovered in...

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Mon, Aug 29 2016

The world’s oldest man has been named Mbah Gotho, an Indonesian aged 145 years, with documentation that...

Wanted Indonesian men breed new...

Wanted Indonesian men breed new...

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Sat, Aug 27 2016

Naim’s followers are not capable of mounting a major attack, said Mahmud of the Islamic State Supporters...

Japan to double terror intelligence...

Japan to double terror intelligence...

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Fri, Aug 26 2016

Japan has taken the step in the face of recent terrorist attacks including the Gulshan carnage

Japan, China, S Korea unite in condemning...

Japan, China, S Korea unite in condemning...

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Thu, Aug 25 2016

A North Korean submarine fired a ballistic missile on Wednesday that flew about 500km towards Japan

World’s largest Muslim bloc OIC concerned...

World’s largest Muslim bloc OIC concerned...

World

Sun, Aug 21 2016

The situation in Kashmir was deteriorating and urged the international community to act

Who are the Philippines’ communist...

Who are the Philippines’ communist...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Aug 21 2016

Communist insurgents in the Philippines have fought one of Asia’s longest-running insurgencies

India ready for Pakistan talks, UN alarmed...

India ready for Pakistan talks, UN alarmed...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Aug 18 2016

A top UN human rights official expressed “deep regret” at the failure of both the Indian and Pakistani...

Protests intensify in Indian Kashmir...

Protests intensify in Indian Kashmir...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 17 2016

A senior police official said hundreds of protesters threw stones at security forces as they tried to...

South Koreans shave heads to protest...

South Koreans shave heads to protest...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 16 2016

As many as 908 people joined in the head-shaving part of the protest, organizers said

A look at China’s foreign policy...

A look at China’s foreign policy...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Aug 14 2016

Chinese anger at South Korea over its decision to deploy and US anti-missile defence system appears to...

US drone kills Islamic State leader...

US drone kills Islamic State leader...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 14 2016

Taliban fighters have been threatening at least two provincial capitals this summer, in Helmand and Kunduz,...

Japanese Emperor Akihito wants to...

Japanese Emperor Akihito wants to...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

Japanese Emperor Akihito, 82, in a rare video address to the public on Monday, said he worried that age...