Malaysia refuses to drop case against Vietnamese in Kim murder

Malaysia’s attorney-general ordered the murder case to proceed against a...

Taiwan moves like stretching arm to block a car, says China

Attempts to block Beijing's goal of bringing Taiwan under its...

North Korea election sees 99.99pc voter turnout

Surprise as leader Kim Jong-un 'not on ballot' North Korea's...

China offers help to Venezuela to restore power

China has offered to help Venezuela restore its power grid,...

Wife, son of Indonesian ‘militant’ blow themselves up: Police

The wife and son of a suspected Islamist militant blew...

Minor boy writes to airline boss for ‘CEO advice’

Dreaming of starting an airline but don't know where to...

China lawmakers urge easing of family planning rules

Delegates to China’s parliament are urging the overhaul or even...

Taliban attack on checkpoints kill 11 Afghan policemen

At least 11 police officers were killed after Taliban militants...

Fishing boat collides with ship in east China; 12 missing

Twelve people went missing after their fishing boat collided with...

Malaysia to decide fate of Malaysia Airlines 'soon', PM says

The Malaysian government is considering whether to shut, sell or...

Religious freedom in China could boost trust in Taiwan: US

The US ambassador for religious freedom on Monday again urged...

Rouhani begins Iraq visit to expand trade ties

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sharply criticised US military intervention in...

Malaysia frees Kim Jong-nam murder suspect

An Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 killing of the...

China defends Tibet policies

China is defending its often-criticised rule in Tibet 60 years...

Thousands of Russians protest against internet restrictions

Thousands of people took to the streets of Moscow and...

India announce general election dates

India's general election will take place in seven phases between...

North Koreans go to polls in pre-determined election

Millions of North Koreans are going to the polls on...

Rakhine rebel attack kills nine Myanmar police: Official

Arakan Army insurgents killed nine Myanmar police in the latest...

Malaysia deports six Egyptians despite concerns over rights abuses

Malaysia has deported six Egyptians and a Tunisian suspected of...

DPRK preparing missile launch: BBC  

Satellite images of a facility near Pyongyang suggest that North...

Malaysian gets 10 years jail for insulting Islam on social media

A Malaysian was sentenced to more than 10 years’ jail...

Anti-Pakistan wave could help Modi win second term

Bleeding support in the countryside because of falling farm incomes,...

China calls on Pakistan, India to settle disagreement

China hopes Pakistan and India will replace confrontation with dialogue,...