Rights group urges Thailand not to deport Saudi woman

A human rights group urged Thai authorities on Monday to...

Strong earthquake hits Indonesia again

An earthquake with a revised magnitude of 6.6 struck 174...

Rivals seek to move into east of Syria as US leaving

The planned US troop withdrawal opens up a void in...

30 die in Afghanistan gold mine collapse

At least 30 people have been killed in the collapse...

Malay king steps down from throne before completing tenure

Malaysia’s King Muhammad V has resigned on Sunday, the first...

Iran plans naval drills with Russia in Caspian Sea

Iran and Russia are preparing to hold joint naval exercises...

Tour bus overturns in Bangkok, killing six

Six people were killed and 54 others injured when a...

Saudi women to get divorce confirmation by text

A new regulation in Saudi Arabia is set to stop...

India court declares Mallya a ‘fugitive economic offender’

An Indian court on Saturday declared tycoon Vijay Mallya a...

China's population set to peak at 1.44b in 2029

China’s population is set to reach a peak of 1.442...

School bus falls into gorge in India, killing six

At least six people including five school children were killed...

Iran finds new ‘potential’ oil buyers

All countries that were granted a waiver from the United...

China's Xi calls on army to be battle-ready

China’s armed forces must strengthen their sense of urgency and...

Taiwan calls for international support to defend democracy

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen called on Saturday for international support...

Worst storm in 30 yrs hits Thailand

Tropical storm Pabuk has begun pelting southern Thailand with rain...

Japan's Abe plans to push for peace treaty with Russia

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday he intends...

Iran's health minister resigns over proposed budget cuts

Iranian state TV says the health minister has resigned over...

Protests paralyse India’s Kerala after women enter temple

Conservative Hindu groups forced India’s southern state of Kerala to...

Trump gives no timetable for Syria exit

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States...

China executes ‘Jack the Ripper’ for killing 11

A Chinese serial killer convicted of murdering 11 girls and...

Death toll from Philippine landslides, floods climbs to 85

The death toll from landslides and devastating floods in the...

Indonesia landslides death toll climbs to 15

Indonesian rescue teams were searching for victims of a series...

Two Indian women defy centuries-old ban by entering temple

Two women defied a centuries-old ban on entering a Hindu...