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One year on: Daily struggle makes Rohingyas...

Daily struggle makes Rohingyas forget...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 25 2018

Many have found purpose any way they can, small rituals to stave off boredom and distract from the misery...

Rohingyas protest for 'justice' on crackdown...

Rohingyas protest for 'justice' on crackdown...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 25 2018

"Last year, August 25, we faced genocide in Myanmar. We want justice for that," a protester...

Arrest of gunman ends hostage siege...

Arrest of gunman ends hostage siege...

Europe

Tue, Jun 12 2018

The motive for the attack was not clear but incident did not appear to be terrorism-related, police...

Myanmar to give UN access over return...

Myanmar to give UN access over return...

World

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Myanmar and Bangladesh signed a repatriation deal in November but so far only a few dozen refugees have...

Modi visits Nepal in bid to counter...

Modi visits Nepal in bid to counter...

South Asia

Sat, May 12 2018

Modi's visit to Nepal comes a month after newly elected Oli made his first foreign visit to New...

Saudi says to lift driving ban on women...

Saudi says to lift driving ban on women...

Middle East

Tue, May 8 2018

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is seen as the force behind the lifting of the ban, part of a series...

Trump to give verdict on Iran nuclear...

Trump to give verdict on Iran nuclear...

North America

Tue, May 8 2018

Tehran has sent mixed signals about its potential response, hinting it could leave a fatally undermined...

White House: Trump not going to Jerusalem...

White House: Trump not going to Jerusalem...

Middle East

Tue, May 8 2018

He had hinted in recent days that he could attend the embassy opening set for May 14

China's Xi, North Korea's Kim meet ahead...

China's Xi, North Korea's Kim meet ahead...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 8 2018

Kim travelled to Beijing by train in March for his maiden official trip abroad and met Xi for the first...

UN: Afghan gunships killed, injured...

UN: Afghan gunships killed, injured...

South Asia

Tue, May 8 2018

Government officials in both Kabul and Kunduz gave conflicting figures, with some denying any civilians...

New violence hits Kashmir as death of...

New violence hits Kashmir as death of...

South Asia

Tue, May 8 2018

Late Monday, a tourist from India's southern Tamil Nadu state was killed when the vehicle he was travelling...

Lebanon vote results set to cement Hezbollah...

Lebanon vote results set to cement Hezbollah...

Middle East

Mon, May 7 2018

Hezbollah, which was created in the 1980s to fight against Israel and currently battles in Syria alongside...

Lawyer: Trump could defy potential subpoena...

Lawyer: Trump could defy potential subpoena...

North America

Mon, May 7 2018

President Bill Clinton had resisted a subpoena during the investigation of his relationship with Monica...

Singapore likely to host Trump-Kim summit...

Singapore likely to host Trump-Kim summit...

Asia Pacific

Mon, May 7 2018

A similar report on the weekend from South Korea's Yonhap news agency also said Singapore was firming...

Second Indian teen raped, set alight...

Second Indian teen raped, set alight...

Uncategorized

Mon, May 7 2018

Some 40,000 rape cases were reported in India in 2016, but campaigners though say the real number is...

Iran warns US it would regret quitting...

Iran warns US it would regret quitting...

Middle East

Sun, May 6 2018

Rouhani did not specify how Iran would react if the US pulls out of the 2015 deal

Malaysia halts people-smuggling ship...

Malaysia halts people-smuggling ship...

Asia Pacific

Sun, May 6 2018

Four Sri Lankan men were arrested aboard the tanker for suspected involvement in the trafficking...

23 killed after twin coal mine collapses...

23 killed after twin coal mine collapses...

South Asia

Sun, May 6 2018

Pakistani mines are notorious for poor safety standards and bad ventilation

Rebel professor among 10 killed in Indian...

Rebel professor among 10 killed in Indian...

South Asia

Sun, May 6 2018

On Saturday, three rebels and a civilian had died in a firefight in Srinagar - the latest in a string...

Major quake hits Hawaii, prompts further...

Major quake hits Hawaii, prompts further...

North America

Sat, May 5 2018

The area is home to about 1,700 people and 770 structures. The broader district potentially impacted...

UAE deploys troops, tanks to Yemen's...

UAE deploys troops, tanks to Yemen's...

Middle East

Sat, May 5 2018

Socotra, which has been spared the violence that has ravaged mainland Yemen, sits at the exit of a bustling...