Vietnam landslides claim lives of 13

Landslides due to rains from a tropical storm have killed...

US-led airstrikes kill 40 in Syria, IS says

At least forty people, mostly women and children were killed...

Australia man, who tried to stop knife-attacker, faces charges

A homeless man who used his shopping trolley to try...

UN report exposes atrocities against Rohingya children in Myanmar

The United Nations has said most of some 669 children...

Cyclone 'Gaja' hits southern India, killing 13

A cyclone hit the coast of southern India, killing at...

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide

For the first time, two leaders of the brutal Khmer...

Powerful 6.6 quake strikes Solomon Islands

An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 struck east of a provincial...

China offers Myanmar support over Rohingya issue after US rebuke

China supports the Myanmar government’s efforts to protect domestic stability...

Sri Lankan MPs fight in parliament as power struggle deepens

Sri Lankan MPs have brawled on the floor of parliament,...

As India eases citizenship path for Hindus, Rohingya Muslims fear expulsion

Nar Singh can vividly recall the day in 2014 when...

Taliban attacks kill 30 security forces in western Afghanistan

Major assaults by Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan’s western province of...

16 die in Afghanistan gun battle

Fighting between security forces and Taliban militants have left 16...

Malaysia charges wife of former PM Najib with two counts of corruption

Malaysia on Thursday accused Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former...

Lion Air crash victim's fiancée takes wedding photos alone

An Indonesian woman whose fiancé was on a Lion Air...

Mike Pence expresses strongest condemnation over Rohingya issue

US Vice President Mike Pence expressed the Trump administration’s strongest...

Mike Pence urges Suu Kyi to pardon Reuters journos

US vice president Mike Pence pressed Myanmar leader Aung San...

Sri Lankan parliament passes no-confidence motion against PM

Sri Lanka’s parliament passed a no-confidence motion against newly appointed...

Singapore PM Lee hints at early election next year

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong suggested on Sunday a...

Heavy rains, flooding kill 12 in Jordan

Twelve people died in heavy rains and flooding in parts...

China coalmine disaster leaves 21 dead

Twenty-one miners, who were trapped after a coalmine accident that...

Sri Lankan president dissolves parliament

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena dissolved the country's parliament on...

Rains, floods claim eight lives in Jordan

Heavy rains and flooding killed at least eight people in...

Philippine court orders arrest of ex-first lady Imelda Marcos for graft

The Philippines’ anti-corruption court on Friday ordered the arrest of...