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Myanmar policeman who testified Reuters...

Myanmar policeman who testified Reuters...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

During that hearing, Moe Yan Naing told the court he had been under arrest since the night of December...

India says electrified all villages...

India says electrified all villages...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Some people, however, said on Twitter their villages had yet to be electrified despite the government’s...

Quiz: Can you guess the locations of...

Quiz: Can you guess the locations of...

Heritage

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Dhaka houses many old and remarkable mosques which were made during the British and Mughal eras. We have...

US Secretary of State Pompeo stresses...

US Secretary of State Pompeo stresses...

World

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Pompeo reassured Saudi Arabia that the United States would abandon the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran

Islamic State ally stakes out territory...

Islamic State ally stakes out territory...

Africa

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) stretches farther and is more entrenched than officials have...

Lebanon army says Israel seized citizen...

Lebanon army says Israel seized citizen...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 29 2018

A UN peacekeeping force is based on the Lebanon-Israel border

In pictures: Heavy rain submerges...

In pictures: Heavy rain submerges...

Dhaka

Sun, Apr 29 2018

As the monsoon wind continued to bring rain across Bangladesh, Dhaka dwellers also continued their struggle...

UN rights chief decries Israel's excessive...

UN rights chief decries Israel's excessive...

Middle East

Fri, Apr 27 2018

United Nations’s warnings about excessive use of force appeared to have gone unheeded, with no change...

US considers tightening grip on China...

US considers tightening grip on China...

North America

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Made in China 2025 is an industrial plan outlining China’s ambition to become a market leader in 10 key...

Myanmar rebels say clashes with government...

Myanmar rebels say clashes with government...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Aid groups have urged the government to allow access to the village of Aung Lawt, where about 2,000 people...

Empire strikes back: EU to combat eastern...

Empire strikes back: EU to combat eastern...

Europe

Fri, Apr 27 2018

EU officials expect Poland to back down enough next month on reforms of its judiciary to avoid the Commission...

Smiles and handshakes open Korea summit,...

Smiles and handshakes open Korea summit,...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Last weekend, North Korea declared it would stop all nuclear and missile testing because it had reached...

HRW: Thailand detains Cambodian opposition...

HRW: Thailand detains Cambodian opposition...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 26 2018

In 2016, a Cambodian court sentenced Sam Serey in absentia to nine years in prison for plotting an attack....

Philippines expresses ‘great displeasure’...

Philippines expresses ‘great displeasure’...

World

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Officials at Kuwait’s embassy in Manila were not available for comment

EU piles pressure on social media over...

EU piles pressure on social media over...

Europe

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Companies will have to intensify efforts to close fake accounts and put in place measures to reduce revenues...

China air force circles Taiwan in latest...

China air force circles Taiwan in latest...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 26 2018

China’s hostility towards the island has grown since the 2016 election of President Tsai Ing-wen from...

Israel will hit Tehran if Iran attacks...

Israel will hit Tehran if Iran attacks...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 26 2018

'Israel doesn’t want war ... but if Iran attacks Tel Aviv, we will hit Tehran'

Asia’s largest tortoise wins the race...

Asia’s largest tortoise wins the race...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 26 2018

The winners will each receive £40,000 in funding to support their work to conserve some of the planet’s...

Protests to resume next month if quota...

Protests to resume next month if quota...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 26 2018

The joint convener of the organization, Nurul Haque Noor, announced the statement at a press conference...

Trump officials warn of arrests as migrant...

Trump officials warn of arrests as migrant...

North America

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Moving from town to town, the migrant caravan became a stumbling block for US-Mexico relations after...

UN chief taps Swiss ambassador to Germany...

UN chief taps Swiss ambassador to Germany...

World

Thu, Apr 26 2018

UN Security Council envoys are due to travel to Bangladesh and Myanmar shortly to assess the...