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Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated...

Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated...

North America

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Pompeo also proposed nearly doubling those promoted to the third rank

Pakistan's army chief visits Beijing...

Pakistan's army chief visits Beijing...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Beijing has pledged to invest about $60 billion in Pakistan for infrastructure for the Belt and Road...

Frantic dig for Philippines victims...

Frantic dig for Philippines victims...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Landslides and flooding elsewhere in the Philippines forced nearly 200,000 people to flee their...

Forced to fight as soldiers and taking...

Forced to fight as soldiers and taking...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

An interior ministry report produced after the Taliban briefly over-ran Ghazni last month found that...

Ethiopia, Eritrea seek to bolster truce...

Ethiopia, Eritrea seek to bolster truce...

Africa

Mon, Sep 17 2018

A 2002 UN-backed boundary demarcation was meant to settle the dispute for good, but Ethiopia refused...

Denuclearization to top Moon's Pyongyang...

Denuclearization to top Moon's Pyongyang...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Moon is due to fly to New York later this month to attend the UN General Assembly, where he is expected...

Bengalis born in Pakistan to get...

Bengalis born in Pakistan to get...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

There are around two million Bengali and Burmese migrants in Pakistan

Accuser of US top court nominee Kavanaugh...

Accuser of US top court nominee Kavanaugh...

North America

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The Judiciary Committee has completed its hearings on Kavanaugh and plans to vote on Thursday on his...

Massive clean-up in Hong Kong after...

Massive clean-up in Hong Kong after...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The death toll in the Philippines rose to 65 overnight

The ICC and Myanmar – What happens...

The ICC and Myanmar – What happens...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Documentary filmmaker Shafiur Rahman recently sat down with international criminal lawyer Megan Hirst...

Top Chinese general attends joint forum...

Top Chinese general attends joint forum...

World

Mon, Sep 17 2018

The Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange has about 600 participants, with military officials from 28...

Floodwaters rise as killer storm stalks...

Floodwaters rise as killer storm stalks...

North America

Mon, Sep 17 2018

At least 15 have died since Hurricane Florence made landfall on Friday, sweeping over North and South...

September 17: What happened this day...

September 17: What happened this day...

World

Mon, Sep 17 2018

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

Nalin Kohli: BJP would fight Mizoram...

Nalin Kohli: BJP would fight Mizoram...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

The assembly elections are due in the state by end of this year

Myanmar youth, journalists demonstrate...

Myanmar youth, journalists demonstrate...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Government spokesman Zaw Htay could not be reached for comment on Sunday

Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

Indian forces kill five suspected rebels...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Kashmir has been divided since the end of British colonial rule in 1947 but both India and Pakistan claim...

Palestine: US will never present Middle...

Palestine: US will never present Middle...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 16 2018

The Palestinians want to establish a state in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem

London mayor calls for second referendum...

London mayor calls for second referendum...

Europe

Sun, Sep 16 2018

The idea was immediately rejected by May

Dalai Lama: I knew of sex abuse by Buddhist...

Dalai Lama: I knew of sex abuse by Buddhist...

Europe

Sun, Sep 16 2018

The Dalai Lama, 83, lives in exile in Dharamshala

British PM irritated by leadership...

British PM irritated by leadership...

Europe

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Johnson, who quit the cabinet over May's proposals to keep Britain close to the EU on trade, is the...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Corruption, rural poverty, youth unemployment and the prevalence of criminal gangs remain challenges...