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    Druze protest Trump’s backing of Israeli sovereignty on Golan

    Reuters . Majdal Shams | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2019

    Dozens of Druze Arabs’ some carrying Syrian flags and pictures of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad’ gathered on the Golan Heights on Saturday to protest US...

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    Motorbikers protest at Philippines’ new plate regulation

    Reuters . Manila | Updated at 12:57am on March 25, 2019

    More than 10,000 motorcycle riders staged a motorcade on Sunday in the main highways of the Philippine capital Manila to protest at new regulations forcing...

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    Air strikes kill dozen Afghans

    Reuters . Kunduz | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2019

    Air strikes in the northern Afghan province of Kunduz killed about a dozen civilians on Saturday, local officials said, as battle intensified there and in...

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    Yemen peace hangs on fragile truce as conflict far from over

    Agence-France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2019

    Four years after Saudi Arabia led a military intervention in Yemen to back the government against rebels’ the only hope for peace in a country...

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    Thais go to polls in first general election since 2014 coup

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:51am on March 24, 2019

    Polls opened on Sunday for the first Thai election since a 2014 coup, with a high turnout expected among a public who received a cryptic...

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    Royal commission inquiry into Christchurch attack: NZ PM

    Reuters. Wellington | Updated at 09:42am on March 25, 2019

    New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Monday a royal commission inquiry into the events leading up to a March 15 attack on two mosques in Christchurch that killed 50 ....

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    Mueller report marks Trump’s political victory

    Reuters. Washington | Updated at 08:59am on March 25, 2019

    US special counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of collusion between president Donald Trump’s election team and Russia in the 2016 election but left unresolved...

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    6.3 magnitude earthquake jolts Moluccas Islands

    Reuters | Updated at 11:42am on March 24, 2019

    A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck off Indonesia’s Moluccas Islands on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. The quake struck in the sea, 147km northwest of...

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    Undocumented 7 lakh Bangladeshi workers await deportation from Malaysia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 01:43am on March 24, 2019

    About seven lakh Bangladeshi workers who became undocumented in Malaysia await deportation, Jatiya Sangsad’s parliamentarians’ caucus on migration and development chairman Israfil Alam, MP, said Saturday....

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    110 killed in Mali attack

    Reuters . Bamako, Mali | Updated at 01:42am on March 24, 2019

    Gunmen killed at least 110 Fulani herders in central Mali on Saturday, a local mayor said, the deadliest such attack in recent times in a region reeling from worsening ethnic and jihadist violence....