India to grant gratis visa to Myanmarese: Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that his...

Suu Kyi silent on anti-Rohingya pogrom

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday blamed "terrorists" for...

N Korea warns of 'gift packages' for US

A top North Korean diplomat on Tuesday warned that his...

Indian journalist shot dead at her residence

A prominent Indian journalist critical of Hindu nationalist politics has...

Rohingya crisis: UN identifies 35,000 new arrivals

The UN has identified more than 35,000 new Rohingya refugees...

Nearly 0.125m Rohingyas flee Myanmar violence

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has come under pressure...

Gulf home help market goes online

Widespread criticism over the Gulf’s treatment of its migrant workers...

San Suu Kyi 'must step in': UN official on human rights

The UN's special rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar has...

Seoul responds to N Korea's nuclear test with drills

The crisis on the Korean peninsula intensified on Monday as...

Taiwan premier Lin resigns

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen has accepted the resignation of Premier...

90,000 Rohingyas fled to Bangladesh

    Nearly 90,000 Rohingyas have fled to Bangladesh since...

‘Cambodia Daily’ will close Monday after 24 years

One of Cambodia's major English-language newspapers will close this week...

India tops Forbes list of most corrupt Asian country

An article in Forbes put India on top of their...

Japan princess to wed commoner, quit royal family

Princess Mako, the eldest granddaughter of Japanese Emperor Akihito, will...

Riyadh imposes $1.33m in fines for pilgrim trafficking

Saudi authorities have imposed more than SAR5m ($1.33m) in fines...

Molotov cocktail attack on Myanmar embassy in Indonesia

A Molotov cocktail was thrown at Myanmar embassy in the...

Modi reshuffles cabinet: Nirmala new defence minister

Nirmala Sitharaman, who was promoted to the cabinet rank on...

Dubai school bus trips account for 13pc during morning rush hour

School bus trips account for 13 per cent of the...

Rohingyas celebrate Eid in Bangladesh

  Thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees offered Eid prayer in...

Myanmar urges Rohingya to help hunt insurgents

Myanmar urged Muslims in the troubled northwest to cooperate in...

North Korea carries out sixth nuclear test: Japan

A large earth tremor detected in North Korea was the...

Al Qaeda leader calls for attacks in support of  Rohingya

A senior leader of al Qaeda’s Yemeni branch has called...

N Korea claims to have developed 'advanced hydrogen bomb'

North Korea said on Sunday it has developed an advanced...