China emergency crews struggling to rescue 18 trapped miners

Emergency crews were struggling Tuesday to rescue 18 coal miners...

Car bomb claims lives of four in Iraq

At least four people were killed and 15 wounded in...

Australia slaps sanctions on five Myanmar army officers

Australia on Tuesday slapped travel and financial sanctions on five...

5.9 magnitude quake jolts Taiwan

An earthquake of magnitude 5.9 struck Taiwan, the United States...

How the man in Khashoggi murder ran killing via Skype

He ran social media for Saudi Arabia's crown prince. He...

World's longest sea bridge opens Wednesday

The world's longest sea bridge, linking the cities of Hong...

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...