Massive dust storm blankets Australia; health warning issued

A giant dust storm has blanketed communities across south-east Australia,...

Vietnam oil tank truck fire kills six

A petrol tank truck fire broke out Thursday morning in...

South Korea revamps the way students study North Korea

A year of warming relations between North and South Korea...

Yemen crisis: 85,000 children 'dead from malnutrition'

An estimated 85,000 children under the age of five may...

Mumbai police book Alok Nath for rape

The Mumbai Police have booked film actor Alok Nath on...

Senate asks Trump to determine Saudi prince's 'role' in Khashoggi murder

  US President Donald Trump has been asked to ascertain...

China building on new reef in South China Sea, think tank says

China has installed a new platform on a remote part...

Iraqi military says it killed 15 IS militants in the north

Iraqi forces have killed 15 Islamic State militants inside a...

Five die as car runs over sleeping labourers in India

At least five labourers were killed and nine others injured...

Interpol elects Kim Jong Yang as president

International police body Interpol elected Kim Jong Yang of South...

Suu Kyi's ruling party losing popularity

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi led her...

China arrests 576 waste smuggling suspects

China arrested 576 people accused of smuggling waste into the...

UAE, Jordan sign $100m deal to fund SMEs

The United Arab Emirates signed a $100 million agreement with...

Afghan suicide bombing toll climbs to 55

Afghan authorities were struggling on Wednesday to identify the group...

India to start additional route endorsement service tomorrow

Indian High Commission in Dhaka will start additional route endorsement...

Dead whale found in Indonesia with 6kg of plastic in stomach

A dead sperm whale that washed ashore in a national...

Australia police arrest three over 'mass' terror attack plot

Australian police on Tuesday said they arrested three men who...

Hong Kong activists on trial for 'Umbrella' protests

Nine pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong have pleaded not guilty...

Hong Kong activists plead not guilty in ‘Umbrella’ movement trial

Nine pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong have pleaded not guilty...

Vietnam landslides claim lives of 13

Landslides due to rains from a tropical storm have killed...

US-led airstrikes kill 40 in Syria, IS says

At least forty people, mostly women and children were killed...

Australia man, who tried to stop knife-attacker, faces charges

A homeless man who used his shopping trolley to try...

UN report exposes atrocities against Rohingya children in Myanmar

The United Nations has said most of some 669 children...