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BEIJING China’s military will carry out drills regardless of foreign provocations and pressure, the Communist Party’s paper said on Sunday, adding that exercises far out...

PORT LOUIS (Mauritius) Mauritius Prime Minister Anerood Jugnauth announced on Saturday he would be stepping down to make way for his son Pravind, a move...

TRIPOLI A car bomb exploded late on Saturday close to the recently re-opened Italian embassy in the Libyan capital, a security official said. Nobody has claimed...

KHARTOUM The United Nations peace mission in Sudan’s conflict-wracked Darfur region has said it has opened an inquiry after one of its units was found...

DUBAI Iranian rescuers have removed three bodies from the rubble of a high-rise building in Teheran that collapsed after a fire, a fire department spokesman...

SEOUL A South Korean judge questioned Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee behind closed doors on Wednesday to decide whether he should be arrested over...

MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday appeared to rule out declaring martial law, but said he could do so if he wished, and anyone...

HONG KONG Hong Kong’s unpopular pro-Beijing leader Leung Chun-ying faced protests  on Wednesday as he spoke out against the city’s independence movement in his final...

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia’s jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim scored a minor legal victory on Wednesday, as a court ruled that he can proceed with his...

SEOUL The former head of ailing South Korean vessel builder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine was sentenced to 10 years in prison for accounting fraud on...