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HONOLULU Decades of conservation work in China have paid off for the giant panda, whose status was upgraded late on Sunday from endangered to vulnerable...

MANILA The Philippines has asked China to explain the increased presence of Chinese vessels near the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea, the...

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is bracing for more Zika cases, officials said on Sunday, after detecting the first locally infected patient, which could further stretch a...

HANGZHOU (China) US President Barack Obama pressed his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping late on Saturday on territorial disputes in the South China Sea, urging Beijing...

DHAKA Bangladesh’s fundamentalist Jamaate Islami leader and media tycoon Mir Quasem Ali was buried in the wee hours on Sunday in his ancestral village in...

HONG KONG Young Hong Kong independence activists calling for a complete break from China stood in major elections for the first time on Sunday, the...

SYDNEY Australians paid tribute to the memory of “Crocodile Hunter” Steve Irwin on Sunday on the tenth anniversary of the death of the iconic television...

DAVAO Philippine authorities on Saturday blamed a notorious group of Islamic militants for the bombing of a night market in President Rodrigo Duterte’s home town...

HANGZHOU (China) US President Barack Obama told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Saturday he wanted candid talks on thorny bilateral issues such as cyber...

MYANMAR Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi concluded a landmark summit with ethnic rebels on Saturday, calling it the first step on what promises to be...