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MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday backed police on the front lines of a war on drugs that he said would not cease, but...

SEOUL North Korean lead-er  Kim Jong Un has ordered more solid-fuel rocket engines, state media reported on Wednesday, as he pursues nuclear and missile programmes...

COLOMBO Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday sacked the justice minister over his criticism of a $1.1 billion deal, signed last month, to lease...

HONG KONG Typhoon Hato left three dead in the gambling hub of Macau Wednesday as it brought chaos and destruction to the enclave after sweeping...

Phuket (Thailand) A British BBC journalist appeared in a Thai court on Wednesday for the start of a criminal defamation trial brought by a lawyer...

MANILA Mourners at the funeral of a Philippine man who police shot dead protested his innocence on Sunday, the latest sign of rising anger over...

HONG KONG Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against the jailing of three young democracy activists, with...

SYDNEY Australia’s top court will this week examine a constitutional crisis threatening to topple the conservative government, after parliament’s attempts to deal with it ended...

SYDNEY Australia on Sunday released a strategy to prevent vehicle terror attacks carried out in crowded public places following deadly assaults in Barcelona, Nice and...

SINGAPORE A dozen years ago, the largest internet company in China wasn’t Alibaba or Tencent, but game developer Shanda Interactive Entertainment Ltd. Its founder was...