Former Russian minister gets 8-year in prison over bribery

Former Russian economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev was sentenced to eight...

India's ‘Happiness Minister’ on run after charged with murder

Indian police is on a manhunt for the country’s first...

Japan imposes new sanction against DPRK

Japan on Thursday imposed fresh sanctions against North Korea aiming...

Pakistan could lose territory to terrorists: US

Shifting between soft persuasions and tough advice, Pakistan could lose...

Israeli 'invites Saudi crown prince'

Amid growing concern over the contentious Jerusalem issue, Israel's Intelligence...

Suu Kyi to lose another award

Dublin City Councillors have voted to revoke Aung San Suu...

Israel shuts down Gaza border crossings

Israel announced the closure of its Gaza border crossings on...

6,700 Rohingya killed in Myanmar!

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has said it believes at least...

Call for Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital

Muslim leaders on Wednesday condemned U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition...

Myanmar arrests two journos covering Rohingya crisis

Myanmar’s government said on Wednesday that police had arrested two...

Turkey launches construction of first nuclear plant

Turkey has formally launched construction of its first ever nuclear...

Palestine terms US decision on Jerusalem 'greatest crime'

The Trump administration’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital...

Indian court sentences 6 to death in "honor killing" case

A court in southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu has...

Israel launches airstrikes in Gaza, responding to rocket fire

The Israeli military says it has carried out airstrikes in...

US chopper window falls on Japan school

A window fell from a US helicopter onto a school...

Under Putin, Russia increases whack in the Middle East

President Vladimir Putin sought to save his ally from imminent...

Saudis offer help to fight militancy in West Africa

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are attending a...

Beijing house fire kills five, wounds nine

Five people have been killed and nine others taken to...

Russia suspends diplomatic presence in Yemen

Russia has suspended its diplomatic presence in Yemen and all...

China calls for joint efforts with Russia

China, Russia and India should play active roles in the...

Two soldiers die in Pakistan militant ambush

Two soldiers have been killed after militants in Pakistan's northwestern...

Australian senator resigns amid China controversy

Prominent Australian opposition Senator Sam Dastyari said on Tuesday he...

Freed prisoner witnesses radicalization in Egyptian jails

An Irish citizen recently acquitted after four years of being...