Saudi reviews visa regulations to boost tourism

Saudi Arabia plans to change its visa regulations in a...

Magnitude 6.3 quake jolts southwest of Tonga

An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale, struck in...

China and Vietnam call for maritime disputes to be settled

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Sunday China and...

Kashmir clashes kill 20, injure 70

At least 20 people were killed and 70 others injured...

No Gaza inquiry: Israel

Israel’s defence minister rejected on Sunday calls for an inquiry...

Australia car crash leaves three dead

Darwin's tight-knit Bangladeshi community has been devastated after three friends...

Indian hotel collapses after being hit by car, killing 10

A four-storey rickety hotel building collapsed in central India, killing...

China e-bike shop fire claims four lives

Four people were killed in a fire at an electric...

India, Pakistan agree to resolve diplomats' treatment row

India and Pakistan have mutually agreed to address complaints of...

India deploys more troops, intensifies recce along China border

India has deployed more troops and significantly increased patrolling in...

21 shipping cos on UN blacklist for aiding North Korea

The United Nations Security Council has blacklisted 27 ships, 21...

I have never been so happy: Malala on return to native Pakistan

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai says she has pined...

Nobel winner Malala visits hometown

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai visited her hometown in...

UN chief calls for independent investigation into Gaza deaths

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an independent and...

Afghan govt forces kill four militants

At least four militants were killed and several others injured...

Modi tops list of most powerful Indians

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)...

Gaza-Israel border clashes leave five Palestinians dead, thousands injured  

Palestinians in Gaza have marched in thousands to the Israeli...

Saudis likely to show restraint as Yemen crisis escalates

A missile attack this week on Riyadh has raised the...

Amal Clooney to represent detained Reuters reporters

Well-known human rights lawyer Amal Clooney has said she will...

China busts smugglers using drones to transport smartphones

Customs officers in southern China’s technology hub Shenzhen busted a...

Israeli tank shell reportedly kills Gaza farmer

A Gaza farmer was killed and a second man was...

Thailand bus fire kills 20 Myanmar migrants

A fire on board a bus in western Thailand killed...

6.9 quake off Papua New Guinea triggers tsunami alert

A strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake has struck off the coast...