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DHAKA International divisions emerged on Tuesday ahead of a UN Security Council meeting on a worsening refugee crisis in Myanmar, with China voicing support for...

SEOUL North Korea is suspected of intensifying cyber-attacks to steal virtual currency in order to obtain funds and avert tightening sanctions, according to security experts. North...

WELLINGTON Support for New Zealand’s National Party has surged, a poll published on Tuesday suggests, indicating the ruling party will grab enough votes at looming...

MANILA At least four people died and six were missing after a major storm caused flooding in and around Manila on Tuesday, forcing schools, government...

KABUL At a makeshift beach in landlocked Afghanistan, children as young as eight, wearing baggy Real Madrid and Barcelona shirts with ‘Ronaldo’ and ‘Messi’ printed...

NISHIKATA (Japan) As the annual rice harvest begins this month in the Japanese town of Nishikata, the combines that usually putter along the sleepy roads...

KABUL At a makeshift beach in landlocked Afghanistan, children as young as eight, wearing baggy Real Madrid and Barcelona shirts with ‘Ronaldo’ and ‘Messi’ printed...

KARACHI Pakistani police  were on Tuesday hunting a tribal elder who ordered a teenage couple to be electrocuted by their families as punishment for eloping,...

YANGON Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai and Muslim countries in Asia led a growing chorus of criticism on Monday aimed at Myanmar and its civilian...

BUSAN (South Korea) A number of countries participating in a Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) subcommittee meeting have emphasised the protection of bluefin...