Punish Myanmar, US tells UN

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Thursday...

UN chief warns of 'humanitarian nightmare'

Violence in Myanmar has spiralled into the "the world's fastest-developing...

UN failures on Rohingyas revealed

The UN leadership in Myanmar tried to stop the Rohingya...

Vanuatu volcano eruption sparks evacuation

An erupting volcano in Vanuatu has sparked an unprecedented evacuation...

Aid groups call for access to Myanmar conflict zone

International aid groups in Myanmar have urged the government to...

How some Nobel laureates turn away from peace

Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi is the latest in...

US air strike kills Kabul civilians

A US air strike against militants in the Afghan capital...

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar govt to take over burned land

Myanmar's government will manage the redevelopment of villages torched during...

Thai former PM gets five-year jail term

Thailand’s ousted former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra was handed a...

Car rams into Indian pilgrims, killing seven

At least seven people were killed and more than ten...

Strong quake shakes Japan

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 struck off...

US frees Singapore teen blogger

A Singaporean teenager has been released from jail after a...

Saudi to let women drive

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a decree allowing women...

UNSC meeting on Thursday over violence in Myanmar

United Nations Security Council is going to sit in a...

‘Terror attack’ outside Jerusalem kills three Israelis

A Palestinian attacker opened fire early on Tuesday at the...

Myanmar dismisses UN 'ethnic cleansing' allegations

Myanmar's UN ambassador insisted Monday that there is no "ethnic...

Kurds go to polls in independence referendum

Voting has opened on Monday in a controversial independence referendum...

Myanmar forces discover bodies of 28 Hindus

Myanmar government forces discovered bodies of 28 Hindus, including women...

Japan’s Shinzo Abe calls snap election

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday announced his plan...

Thousands evacuated near Bali volcano

Nearly 35,000 people have been evacuated from their homes near...

Peace Council asks Lankan govt to lift ban on Rohingyas

The National Peace Council (NPC) of Sri Lanka has appealed...

UN finds evidence of rape in Rohingya 'cleansing'

Doctors treating some of the 429,000 Rohingya Muslims who have...

Saudi Arabia condemns Myanmar

Saudi Arabia on Saturday condemned the government of Myanmar’s “policy...