Arif Alvi becomes new president of Pakistan

Dr Arif Alvi of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has become 13th...

Flyover collapses in Kolkata, five dead and several trapped

Five people died as flyover collapsed following heavy rains in...

Iran to continue crude oil export despite US pressure: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says his country will continue exporting...

Duterte withdraws amnesty for opposition senator, orders arrest

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday withdrew amnesty for an...

Indian Air Force jet crashes, pilot safe

An Indian Air Force MiG 27 fighter jet has crashed...

Founder of militant Haqqani network dies, says Taliban

Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of the militant Haqqani network, one of...

Japan braces for typhoon Jebi, issues evacuation advisories

Japan issued evacuation advisories for almost 300,000 people and cancelled...

Rohingya issue not there in Bimstec Summit agenda

Bimstec Secretary General Shahidul Islam on Monday said there was...

Myanmar verdict a 'major step backward': Reuters

Myanmar’s verdict on Monday jailing two Reuters reporters for seven...

Myanmar jails two Reuters journos for seven years in state secrets case

A Myanmar judge on Monday found two Reuters journalists guilty...

Myanmar now seeking donation to resolve Rohingya crisis

Though Myanmar apparently delaying Rohingya repatriation process, it is now...

Five hurt as plane skids off runway at Kathmandu Airport

A domestic aircraft of a private air service provider skidded...

Three die in Afghanistan chopper crash

An Afghan official says a foreign pilot and two Afghan...

Chinese cops detain 46 after education protests

Chinese police on Sunday said it has detained 46 people...

Blasts hit Syrian air base

Syrian state media said loud blasts coming from an airbase...

US scraps $300m aid to Pakistan

The US military said it has made a final decision...

Myanmar navy finds answer to ‘ghost ship’ mystery

Myanmar officials investigating a ‘ghost ship’ found mysteriously drifting near...

N Korea prepares for toned-down military parade, say analysts

Satellite imagery shows North Korea is poised to stage another...

BIMSTEC summit 'overlooks' Rohingya crisis

The Rohingya crisis, which has received massive international attention, was...

Japan boosts defence budget to counter N Korean threat

Japan's Defence Ministry is seeking to more than double spending...

BIMSTEC summit ends with Kathmandu declaration

The 4th Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and...

NZ PM has two ministers step aside

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has had to strip...

Myanmar army fakes photos in book on Rohingya crisis

The grainy black-and-white photo, printed in a new book on...