Armed drones attack two oil pumping stations in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia said armed drones had struck two oil pumping...

North Korea demands immediate return of ship seized by US

North Korea has demanded the immediate return of a cargo...

Snap financial ties with Myanmar military, UN urges world

The world must cut off financial and other support for...

Sri Lankan software engineer 'key' in Easter attack

A Sri Lankan software engineer suspected by authorities in Sri...

Sri Lanka imposes curfew after clashes kill one

One person was killed in Sri Lanka on Monday as...

Iranian woman get 10 years in jail for spying for UK

Iran said on Monday it had sentenced an Iranian woman...

China will 'never surrender' as US trade row heats up

China will never surrender to external pressure, the government said...

Sri Lanka blocks social media after anti-Muslim unrest

Sri Lanka is temporarily blocking some social media networks and...

New Zealand’s Royal Commission begins inquiry into mosques massacre

An inquiry into Christchurch’s mosques shooting massacre began hearing evidence...

Myanmar passenger jet lands safely after landing gear fails

A Myanmar National Airlines plane made an emergency landing at...

US military presence in Gulf is 'an opportunity': Iran

The United States’ military presence in the Gulf used to...

Iran faces 'unprecedented' pressure from international sanctions: Rouhani

Iran is facing "unprecedented" pressure from international sanctions, President Hassan...

Myanmar pilot safely lands plane on its nose after landing gear failure

A Myanmar pilot safely landed a passenger jet without its...

Saudi security forces kill eight in flashpoint Shi’ite area

Saudi security forces have killed eight people during an operation...

Gunmen storm five-star hotel in Pakistan

Gunmen attacked a five-star hotel on Saturday in Pakistan’s south-western...

Islamic State claims 'province' in India for first time

Islamic State (IS) claimed for the first time that it...

Afghan gov’t forces free 10 civilians from Taliban jail

The Afghan National Army commandoes conducted an operation and freed...

Scuffles break out at Hong Kong legislature over extradition law

Scuffles broke out in Hong Kong’s legislature on Saturday between...

Experts see Russia fingerprints on North Korea's new missile

The three new missiles North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...

Syrian rebels try to retake village from government troops

Syrian activists and state media say rebel groups are fighting...

Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude jolts Japan

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 hit off...

China has stepped up infiltration efforts: Taiwan president

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-Wen said on Friday that China has...

Europeans reject Iran 'ultimatums' over nuclear deal

European countries said on Thursday they wanted to preserve Iran's...