IS attacks in southwest Syria leave over 200 dead

Islamic State militants killed more than 200 people in a...

Pakistan’s Khan leads elections in early counting

Pakistani authorities said on Thursday full results of a general...

Acting New Zealand PM tells Australia to change flag

New Zealand’s Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters has called on...

Thai cave boys ordained as Buddhist novices

Eleven boys from a football team, rescued from a flooded...

Suicide blast kills 31 as Pakistan votes in election

A suicide bomber killed at least 31 people near a...

Blast near Pakistan polling station kills 20

A blast targeting a police van killed more than 20...

38 die in multiple attacks in Syria

Multiple attacks killed at least 38 people and wounded 37...

Suicide blast causes deaths in Syria’s Sweida

A suicide attack in the Syrian city of Sweida caused...

Pakistan votes in knife-edge election

Pakistanis began voting on after an election campaign overshadowed by...

Thai cave boys prepare to be ordained as monks

The young soccer teammates and their coach who were rescued...

Judge Tahira Safdar to head Balochistan high court

The chief justice of Pakistan's Supreme Court has appointed the...

Hundreds go missing after hydropower dam collapses in Laos

At least 100 people are missing after a hydropower dam...

Vietnam’s Son Tinh flood toll reaches 27

The death toll from floods and landslides triggered by tropical...

N Korea 'begins dismantling' rocket testing facilities

North Korea appears to have begun dismantling part of a...

Gunmen kill four in Afghanistan mosque

Gunmen opened fire on worshippers inside a mosque in eastern...

India residential building fire kills five

A fire at a residential building early Monday killed five...

Gunmen storm governorate building in Iraq’s Erbil

Gunmen entered the governorate building in Erbil, the seat of...

Japan records its highest temperature ever

An intense heat wave in Japan pushed temperatures to 41.1...

Russian-backed air strikes hit IS in Syria

Russian and Syrian jets stepped up their bombing of an...

Khamenei backs suggestion to block Gulf oil exports if its own sales stop

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Saturday backed President...

War with Iran mother of all wars: Rouhani to Trump

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday cautioned US President Donald...

Two earthquakes hit Iran, no damage reported

Two earthquakes with a magnitude of 4.7 and 5.7 respectively...

'Son Tinh' claims lives of 20 in Vietnam

Tropical storm Son Tinh has killed 20 people, left 16...