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MANILA Leftist activists and victims of human rights abuses in the Philippines urged the Supreme Court on Monday to block the burial of former president...

KUNDUZ (Afghanistan) Taliban insurgents, seeking to force the Nato-led coalition out of Afghanistan and bring in Islamic law, captured a key district in the northern...

SEOUL South Korea’s president Monday defended the proposed deployment of a US anti-missile system as an act of self-defence against North Korea, as hundreds of...

BANGKOK Thai police over the weekend found and defused five explosive devices that had failed to detonate when an unidentified group carried out a series...

MANILA Bangladesh’s central bank has said it is withholding findings of investigations into the cyber theft of $81 million from its account at the Federal...

MANILA Five people have been killed in the Philippines and tens of thousands have fled from floods caused by days of unrelenting rain, rescuers said...

MANILA Protests took place on Sunday in Manila over Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s plans to honour the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos with a state burial. About...

TOKYO Japan will develop a new land-to-sea missile as part of plans to beef up its defence of remote southern islands, as tensions with China...

SYDNEY Gorillas, superheroes and Pikachus took part in Sydney’s biggest fun run on Sunday, with the annual event attracting more than 80,000 participants in sunny...

HUA HIN (Thailand) Thai authorities on Saturday hunted for culprits behind a wave of bombings targeting popular holiday destinations, as businesses braced for the economic...