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    Lankan crisis deepens

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:35am on November 17, 2018

    Sri Lanka’s political crisis escalated Friday with the sacked prime minister demanding his job back shortly after passing another no-confidence motion against his controversial successor...

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    Migrant caravan arrives at US border

    Agence France-Presse . Tijuana | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    The Central American migrant caravan trekking toward the United States converged on the US-Mexican border Thursday after more than a month on the road, undeterred by President Donald Trump’s deployment of thousands of American troops near the border....

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    Turkey has more evidence: report

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    Turkey has more evidence contradicting the Saudi version of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi including a second audio recording, a Turkish newspaper reported on Friday....

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    Trump seethes against Russia probe disgrace

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    President Donald Trump seethed Thursday that investigators probing alleged collusion between Russian agents and his election campaign have gone ‘totally nuts’ and are a ‘disgrace.’...

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    Assange charged in US

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2018

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged in the United States, the organisation said, in a development that could have implications for Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged Russian meddling in the US presidential election...

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    Myanmar detains 100 Rohingyas going to Malaysia

    Agence France-Presse . Kyauktan | Updated at 06:05pm on November 16, 2018

    A boatload of more than 100 Rohingya Muslims who fled a camp in Myanmar were found off the country’s south coast Friday after spending 15...

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    Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide

    Agence France-Presse . Phnom Penh, Cambodia | Updated at 02:37pm on November 16, 2018

    Two top leaders of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide on Friday, in a landmark ruling almost 40 years after the fall...

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    Julian Assange charged in US: WikiLeaks

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:40pm on November 16, 2018

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who was behind a massive dump of classified US documents in 2010, has been charged in the United States, WikiLeaks said...

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    Cyclone batters east India coastline

    Agence France-Presse . Chennai | Updated at 12:01pm on November 16, 2018

    Powerful winds felled trees, destroyed homes and forced thousands to flee to safety as Cyclone Gaja barrelled into India's eastern coast Friday. Winds packing up...

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    N Korea tests ultramodern tactical weapon

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:52am on November 16, 2018

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has overseen the testing of a ‘newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon’, Pyongyang’s state media reported Friday, a move seen by analysts as more of a political message than a serious provocation....