Airstrikes kill six militants in Afghanistan

At least six militants of Islamic State (IS) terrorist group...

Strong quake batters Papua New Guinea

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.3 rocked the remote highlands...

Unrest erupts on Gaza-Israel border

Three Palestinians have been killed by Israeli forces during fresh...

S Korea’s ex-leader gets hefty jail term

South Korea's former President Park Geun-hye has been sentenced to...

Vietnam jails six prominent activists

Six prominent Vietnamese activists have received heavy prison sentences on...

139 Pakistan entries on UN terror list

The UN Security Council (UNSC) has released an updated list...

Saudi cinema to reopen on April 18 after decades

Saudi Arabia's first cinema in more than 35 years is...

6.0 quake batters southern Philippines

An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale rocked Davao...

10 Indonesians die after consuming home-brewed liquor

At least 10 people have died after consuming poisonous home-distilled...

Malaysian PM announces pay rise ahead of polls

Prime Minister Najib Razak promised on Wednesday 1.46 billion ringgit...

Nepal PM starts India visit tomorrow

  Prime Minister of Nepal K.P.Sharma Oli has expressed hope...

Fiji 'fighting for survival' amid climate change

Fiji's prime minister has said the Pacific island nation is...

Malaysia intercepts boat carrying Rohingyas, tends them with water, food

Malaysia has intercepted a boat carrying 56 Rohingya refugees from...

Washington blasts Pakistan political party linked to alleged Mumbai attacks

A Pakistan political party linked to the alleged mastermind of...

Indonesia declares state of emergency following oil spill

Indonesia has declared a state of emergency around a port...

China parents find lost daughter after 24-year search

A Chinese father has been reunited with his daughter after...

IS claims killing four of Christian family in Pakistan

The militant group Islamic State (IS) on Tuesday claimed responsibility...

Myanmar car crash kills five

At least five people have been killed and 19 others...

India's crackdown on 'fake news' sparks criticism

India will deny government access to journalists who publish fake...

Israel puts African migrant relocation deal on hold

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he was suspending a...

Saudi crown prince recognises Israel's right to exist

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said Israelis are entitled to live...

India caste protests leave seven dead

Seven people have died amid violent protests involving tens of...

Israel to deport migrants to Western countries

Israel has cancelled plans to deport migrants en masse to...