SOPA 2018 Journalism Awards open for entries

The Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA), a Hong Kong-based...

UN toughens warning of ‘genocide' in Myanmar

The top UN human rights official has said he would...

Landslides in Philippines leave 26 dead

At least 26 people have died in central Philippines after...

Turkey announces to open embassy in East Jerusalem

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has announced to open an embassy...

Pakistan church attack claims nine lives

Armed terrorists have attacked a Catholic church, killing at least...

US products boycott call in Indonesia

Muslim clerics called for a boycott of American products Sunday...

Five IS militants killed in E. Afghan province

At least five militants loyal to the Islamic State (IS)...

Myanmar journalists to protest ‘unfair arrests’

A group of Myanmar journalists said they would begin wearing...

Sydney cops charge man with being 'N Korean agent'

A man has been arrested in Sydney for allegedly acting...

S Korea suspects North’s hand in ‘crypto-currency’ hacking

Suspicions took their root in South Korea about North’s hand...

Congress enters Rahul era

The Gandhi dynasty has infused fresh blood into the Congress...

Saudi now detains Jordan's Arab Bank chief

Palestinian billionaire and chief of Jordan’s largest lender Arab Bank...

Widespread demands to release Reuters reporters

The United States joined mounting demands for the immediate release...

Strong quake rattles Indonesia

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake shook Indonesia's densely populated Java island,...

Trump wants Putin's help over North Korea

US President Donald Trump wants more help from Russian President...

Pakistan court rejects petition to disqualify Imran Khan

Pakistan's top court has rejected a petition seeking the disqualification...

Egypt uncovers ancient child burials

Four intact child burials made more than 3,000 years ago...

Former Russian minister gets 8-year in prison over bribery

Former Russian economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev was sentenced to eight...

India's ‘Happiness Minister’ on run after charged with murder

Indian police is on a manhunt for the country’s first...

Japan imposes new sanction against DPRK

Japan on Thursday imposed fresh sanctions against North Korea aiming...

Pakistan could lose territory to terrorists: US

Shifting between soft persuasions and tough advice, Pakistan could lose...

Israeli 'invites Saudi crown prince'

Amid growing concern over the contentious Jerusalem issue, Israel's Intelligence...

Suu Kyi to lose another award

Dublin City Councillors have voted to revoke Aung San Suu...