China building on new reef in South China Sea, think tank says

China has installed a new platform on a remote part...

Iraqi military says it killed 15 IS militants in the north

Iraqi forces have killed 15 Islamic State militants inside a...

Five die as car runs over sleeping labourers in India

At least five labourers were killed and nine others injured...

Interpol elects Kim Jong Yang as president

International police body Interpol elected Kim Jong Yang of South...

Suu Kyi's ruling party losing popularity

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi led her...

China arrests 576 waste smuggling suspects

China arrested 576 people accused of smuggling waste into the...

UAE, Jordan sign $100m deal to fund SMEs

The United Arab Emirates signed a $100 million agreement with...

Afghan suicide bombing toll climbs to 55

Afghan authorities were struggling on Wednesday to identify the group...

India to start additional route endorsement service tomorrow

Indian High Commission in Dhaka will start additional route endorsement...

Dead whale found in Indonesia with 6kg of plastic in stomach

A dead sperm whale that washed ashore in a national...

Australia police arrest three over 'mass' terror attack plot

Australian police on Tuesday said they arrested three men who...

Hong Kong activists on trial for 'Umbrella' protests

Nine pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong have pleaded not guilty...

Hong Kong activists plead not guilty in ‘Umbrella’ movement trial

Nine pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong have pleaded not guilty...

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...