Taliban attack at Afghan army base kills 17 soldiers

The spokesman for the Defence Ministry in Kabul says the...

Israeli minister confirms Netanyahu met Sisi over Gaza

Israel’s finance minister confirmed on Tuesday that Prime Minister Benjamin...

Koreans divided by war find little peace 65 years later

Retired South Korean farmer Hwang Rae-ha would love to see...

Australian archbishop begins home detention for concealing child abuse

A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in...

Fire hits Myanmar hospital

A fire broke out in a hospital in Myanmar’s largest...

Khamenei rejects Trump offer of talks, chides govt over economy

Iran's Supreme Leader on Monday rejected US President Donald Trump's...

Two Korean leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

North and South Korea agreed on Monday to hold a...

North, South Korea agree on third summit

North and South Korea have agreed to hold a summit...

Syria arms depot blast leaves 39 dead

At least 39 people, including 12 children, have been killed...

Nine die as fire breaks out at Taiwan hospital

At least nine people have been killed in a fire...

12-year old only survivor in Indonesia plane crash

Indonesian search and rescue teams found eight victims and one...

Russia downs drone near its Syria air base

Russia’s military said it had shot down a drone that...

50 militants including Taliban commander surrender in Afghanistan

A total of 50 militants including Taliban key commander Mullah...

Four suspected militants die in Jordan police raid

Jordan says four people were killed during a police raid...

Israeli Arabs rally against Jewish nation-state law

Thousands of protesters rallied in Tel Aviv against Israel’s new...

Iran fired ballistic missile during naval exercise: US

Iran fired a short range anti-ship missile last week as...

Mosque demolition: no religion above law, says Chinese media

A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party said Saturday that...

Indonesian island lifted 10 inches by deadly earthquake

Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake that killed more than...

India's flood-hit Kerala state on high alert

More than half of the 14 districts in India’s Kerala...

'Explosive device behind Jordan blast'

Jordanian police said on Saturday investigations showed a homemade explosive...

Iran Revolutionary Guards kill 10 militants near Iraq border

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday they had killed ten...

North Korea detains Japanese citizen

A Japanese man has been detained in North Korea, and...

Muslims respond in standoff over China mosque demolition

Hundreds of Muslims in north-western China are engaged in a...