Australia PM offers rare national apology to child abuse victims

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Monday offered a rare...

Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not aware

Saudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal...

Parts of Qatar under storm water

Torrential downpours caused extensive flooding across Qatar on Saturday with...

Maldives court upholds president's vote defeat

The Maldives top court rejected on Sunday a petition by...

Train derailment leaves 17 dead in Taiwan

A train derailment in north-eastern Taiwan on Sunday killed at...

Angry mob pelts stones at police at site of Indian rail accident

An angry mob threw stones at police on Sunday near...

Australia stares at hung parliament

As the count from a crucial Australian by-election dragged into...

Iran's Rouhani appoints new economy minister

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed Farhad Dejpasand as the new...

Israel delays eviction of West Bank Bedouin village

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday postponed the forced...

New Zealand condemns Khashoggi killing, quits Saudi summit

New Zealand condemns the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by...

Amnesty slams Saudi explanation over Khashoggi’s death

Amnesty International has described Saudi Arabia’s explanation over journalist Jamal...

Voting begins in Afghanistan amid chaos, Taliban threats

Afghans began voting on Saturday in parliamentary elections overshadowed by...

Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi’s death in consulate

Saudi Arabia said on Friday that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died...

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd in northern India

A commuter train travelling at high speed ran through a...

Turkish newspaper names 15 Saudis in Khashoggi case

Turkish media have named 15 Saudi nationals who were reportedly...

S Asian countries hail world’s first multilateral air encounter code

Southeast Asian countries agreed on Friday to guidelines to manage...

Saudi king checks son's power as Khashoggi crisis deepens

So grave is the fallout from the disappearance of Saudi...

'Turkey not shared audio recordings of Khashoggi murder with anyone'

Turkey has not shared any audio recordings with anyone, dismissing...

Election in Afghanisthan gets delayed after police chief gets shot

Parliamentary elections in the Afghan province of Kandahar have been...

Southeast Asian navies hold drills with China next week

Southeast Asian navies are heading to their first joint exercises...

Top Afghan official killed, Taliban claims responsibility

Gen Abdul Razeq, one of Afghanistan's most powerful security officials,...

Singapore charges two for supplying luxury goods to N Korea

A Singapore court charged a citizen and a North Korean...

On eve of meeting pope, South Korean president speaks of peace hopes

South Korea’s president spoke of “heart-warming” moves toward peace on...