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    North Korea warns on US sanctions

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    Nuclear-armed North Korea condemned the United States over its latest sanctions measures, warning Washington’s approach could ‘block the path to denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula...

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    Indian politician gets life over anti-Sikh riots

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 06:41pm on December 17, 2018

    A veteran Indian politician was given a life sentence on Monday over anti-Sikh riots in 1984 that killed nearly 3,000 people following the assassination of...

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    Kashmir locked down

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 02:28pm on December 17, 2018

    Indian authorities locked down parts of restive Kashmir on Monday as police fired tear gas at protesters defying a curfew to march against the shooting...

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    Sri Lanka reinstates ousted PM

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    Sri Lanka’s president on Sunday reappointed as prime minister the same man he sacked from the job nearly two months ago, ending a power struggle...

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    UN chief for credible probe

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    UN chief Antonio Guterres called Sunday for a ‘credible’ probe into journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder in Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul. ‘It is absolutely essential...

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    New Brexit vote would break faith, says May

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    A second Brexit referendum would do ‘irreparable damage’ to politics and ‘break faith’ with the British people, prime minister Theresa May will say on Monday,...

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    Car bomb kills 9 in Syria

    Agence France-Presse . Afrin | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    A car bomb killed at least nine people including five civilians near a pro-Turkey rebel post in the northern Syrian city of Afrin on Sunday,...

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    KSA denounces US Senate resolutions

    Reuters . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    Saudi Arabia on Monday denounced US Senate resolutions calling for an end to US military support for the war in Yemen and blaming crown prince...