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Scissors pulled from Vietnamese’s stomach...

Scissors pulled from Vietnamese’s stomach...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jan 4 2017

Doctors discovered the 15-centimetre (six-inch) scissors near his colon after a recent ultrasound

Indonesia suspends military ties with...

Indonesia suspends military ties with...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jan 4 2017

Australian Defence Minister Marise Payne has said merely that some activities had been 'postponed' following...

Trump's North Korea red line could come...

Trump's North Korea red line could come...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jan 4 2017

The US essentially had two options when it came to trying to curb North Korea's fast-expanding nuclear...

Istanbul attacker fought for Islamic...

Istanbul attacker fought for Islamic...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 3 2017

The Islamic State group on Monday claimed the massacre, the first time it has clearly stated being behind...

China tightens Tibetan border security...

China tightens Tibetan border security...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 3 2017

Beijing views exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama as a dangerous separatist

China to improve farmers' income, agricultural...

China to improve farmers' income, agricultural...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 3 2017

The country will rationalize the relationship between the government and market, injecting vitality into...

North Korea close to test launch of...

North Korea close to test launch of...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 2 2017

A successful ICBM test launch would mark a significant step forward for secretive Pyongyang's weapons...

China smog war moves to courts

China smog war moves to courts

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 26 2016

Eight cities in Hebei launched “red alerts” last week in response to the smog, which reached record levels...

Cabinet okays draft of APTA...

Cabinet okays draft of APTA...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 26 2016

"The amendment is to include Mongolia and rearrange of the tariff regime under the agreement," Cabinet...

Tens of thousands flee as Christmas...

Tens of thousands flee as Christmas...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 26 2016

Typhoon Nock-Ten made landfall in the eastern island province of Catanduanes with gusts of 235km an hour,...

China to levy new taxes in bid to strengthen...

China to levy new taxes in bid to strengthen...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Dec 25 2016

China's largely rubber-stamp parliament passed a law on Sunday that will levy specific environmental...

Asia on Christmas alert as police foil...

Asia on Christmas alert as police foil...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Security forces across Asia were on alert on Friday ahead of the Christmas and New Year holidays, as...

Australia makes arrests over 'imminent...

Australia makes arrests over 'imminent...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 23 2016

The three have been charged with planning a terrorist attack and have been remanded to appear in court...

FP magazine: Trump should learn from...

FP magazine: Trump should learn from...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Dec 22 2016

US President-elect Donald Trump can take strategy lessons from one Asian country on how to effectively...

Infographic: New Silk Road to...

Infographic: New Silk Road to...

World

Tue, Dec 20 2016

Chines President Xi Jinping’s $1tn plan -- known as One Belt, One Road -- will see two trade routes to...

China chokes under heavy smog with worse...

China chokes under heavy smog with worse...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 19 2016

On Monday evening, the fourth day of the alert which is scheduled to end on Wednesday, Beijing's air...

The empty days of South Korea's impeached...

The empty days of South Korea's impeached...

World

Sun, Dec 18 2016

Park has twice called the Blue House home- first as the daughter of late military strongman Park Chung-Hee...

Beijing issues red alert for severe...

Beijing issues red alert for severe...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Dec 15 2016

Beijing issued its first air pollution red alert for 2016 on Thursday, as choking smog is expected to...

'Democracy sausage’ wins Aussie word...

'Democracy sausage’ wins Aussie word...

Around the Web

Wed, Dec 14 2016

The Australian National Dictionary Centre defined it as a barbecued sausage served on bread and bought...

Popular Chinese Muslim website shuttered...

Popular Chinese Muslim website shuttered...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Dec 14 2016

Since 2003, the "Zhongmu Wang" website, or 2muslim.com, functioned as an "online network of Muslims sharing...

Pakistan International Airlines chairman...

Pakistan International Airlines chairman...

World

Tue, Dec 13 2016

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Chairman Azam Saigol has resigned from his post citing personal...