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COLOMBO Six undergraduates at the Jaffna University have been hospitalised after clashes erupted between the Sinhalese and Tamil student groups on the campus, authorities said...

MULTAN (Pakistan) The brother of a murdered Pakistani celebrity said on Sunday he is “not embarrassed” to have killed her, as Qandeel Baloch’s death reignited...

ULAN BATOR Tokyo raised pressure on Beijing at an Asia-Europe summit on Saturday to respect an international tribunal’s ruling that dismissed its claims to much...

SYDNEY China must abide by the same international rules as everyone else, US Vice President Joe Biden warned after a UN-backed tribunal ruled against Beijing’s...

BEIJING Amid the South China Sea tensions, Chinese military on Saturday kicked off large scale military exercises pressing troops from the five theatre commands of...

MANILA President Rodrigo Duterte met with a businessman he accused of being one of the Philippines’ top drug lords and apparently threatened to kill him...

BEIJING China will prosecute a prominent Chinese human rights lawyer on charges of subverting state power after months of secret detention, prosecutors said on Friday,...

SINGAPORE Three Indian-origin scientists have been accused of a scientific fraud in Singapore for falsification of their research data, a media report said on Saturday. The...

BEIJING China warned its rivals on Wednesday against turning the South China Sea into a ‘cradle of war’ and vowed to take all necessary measures...

SEOUL Seoul said on Wednesday that an advanced Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defence system will be deployed in a remote southern county...