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Chinese, Vietnamese leaders call for closer partnership

China and Vietnam are socialist neighbors linked by mountains and...

Chinese president begins 'historic' Myanmar visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping reached Nay Pyi Taw on Friday...

Khamenei defends Iranian military over plane crash

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has defended the country's...

Suicides in Japan hit record low in 2019

Suicides in Japan in 2019 fell to their lowest number...

Police arrest HK students in bomb-making lab

Hong Kong police raid powerful pipe bomb lab in a...

Tourist arrivals in Hong Kong decline 14.2pc in 2019

Hong Kong's full-year provisional visitor arrivals in 2019 amounted to...

Thunderstorms sweep across Australia’s east coast

Thunderstorms and heavy rain swept across parts of Australia’s east...

Iran rejects idea of a new deal in nuclear row

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani dismissed on Wednesday a proposal for...

China's 'tractor heroine' dies

A woman who became China's first female tractor driver, and...

Iran arrests person behind video of plane downing

Iran says it has arrested the person who filmed the...

ICJ to rule in Myanmar genocide case on Jan 23

The International Court of Justice, the United Nations’ highest court,...

Over 1,100 cadets graduate from Afghan special forces' training school

A total of 1,123 new cadets graduated from a commando...

Cross-Straits situation needs pragmatism

Taiwan regional leader Tsai Ing-wen won by a landslide in...

At least 67 killed by avalanches in Pakistan, India

At least 57 people were killed and others were missing...

'Would love to see a Bangladeshi immigrant as next Infosys CEO'

Calling India's controversial new citizenship law 'sad', Microsoft boss Satya...

‘Special court in Musharraf case was unconstitutional’

A Pakistani High Court on Monday ruled that the formation...

HK ban on HRW head ‘fair, reasonable move’

The latest decision to reject the entry of a US-based...

Philippines on alert as volcano spews ash 15km into the sky

A volcano near Manila spewed a massive cloud of ash...

Iran protesters demand leaders quit

Protests erupted across Iran for a second day on Sunday,...

Plane downing: Iranian protesters demand that Khamenei quit

A group of Iranian protesters demanded Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah...

Iran briefly arrests UK envoy 'for inciting anti-govt protests'

Britain’s Foreign Office confirmed on Saturday that the country’s ambassador...

Australia PM admits mistakes in handling of bushfire crisis

Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has expressed regret over his...

Iran's handling of plane disaster sparks new challenge to rulers

Iran’s clerical rulers risk a legitimacy crisis as popular anger...