S Korean fire dept recovers bodies of three teens from motel

South Korean fire department officials say three teenage boys were...

Turkey will not let US hold it back in Syria

Turkey pledged on Monday to press ahead with plans to...

Car blast claims nine lives in Syrian city near Turkey border

At least nine people were killed when a car bomb...

1984 Sikh riots: Indian Congress leader Sajjan Kumar gets lifer

An Indian court has sent a senior Congress party politician...

Aussie lawmaker quits over ‘website date’ on Hong Kong trip

An Australian government lawmaker on Monday resigned from Cabinet over...

Saudi Arabia condemns US Senate’s ‘interference’

Saudi Arabia has denounced US Senate resolutions to end US...

'Cyclone Phethai' intensifies, likely to hit India coast

Coastal areas in India's Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are...

Denuclearisation at risk after US sanctions: N Korea

North Korea on Sunday condemned the US administration for stepping...

Japan explosion: 20 reported injured in Sapporo restaurant blast

  A huge explosion and fire has hit a restaurant...

Maldives police freeze bank accounts of ex-president

MALE, Dec 16 (Reuters): Police in the Maldives said they...

Nepal to take new air travel convention

KATHMANDU (Xinhua): Nepal started on Saturday the implementation of the...

Afghanistan hosts Pakistan, China for talks on security and trade

Officials from Afghanistan, Pakistan and China met in the Afghan...

Coal mine accident in China kills seven

BEIJING:  A coal mine accident in China’s southwestern city of...

Wickremesinghe reinstated as Sri Lanka’s PM

Mr Wickremesinghe was sworn in by President Maithripala Sirisena, who...

Kashmir fighting leaves 11 dead

At least seven civilians were killed and nearly two dozens...

Sri Lanka’s disputed PM Rajapaksa quits

Mahinda Rajapaksa has resigned as Sri Lanka's prime minister, seven...

Supreme Court rejects challenge to Rafale jet deal; win for Modi

India’s top court rejected petitions on Friday seeking an investigation...

11 die, 70 fall sick after eating rice at Indian temple

Eleven people have died and dozens more have fallen ill...

Australia recognises West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Australia formally recognises West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, reversing decades...

Cyclone Owen tracking towards Queensland

Australian authorities have issued a warning about a powerful cyclone...

Seven die in Kashmir road crash

At least seven people were killed and three others injured...

US moves closer to declaring genocide in Myanmar

The US House Committee on Foreign Affairs has declared it...

West Bank shootings kill three Palestinians, two Israelis

At least two Israelis have been killed and two injured...