Agence France-Presse . Manila | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2018
Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has revealed that he is awaiting the results of fresh medical tests, adding that ‘if it’s cancer, it’s cancer’.
Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 02:11pm on October 05, 2018
A Seoul court on Friday jailed former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak for 15 years for corruption, making him the latest in a string of...
Agence France-Presse . Palu | Updated at 01:19pm on October 05, 2018
More than a thousand people could still be missing after Indonesia’s devastating quake-tsunami, officials said Friday, drastically upping the total number of people unaccounted for...
Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 10:36pm on October 04, 2018
Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei vowed Thursday ‘never’ to allow the Islamic republic to bow to the demands of its enemies, at a time...
Agence France-Presse . Palu | Updated at 10:35pm on October 04, 2018
Many children have been separated from their families and are ‘in shock and traumatised’ following Indonesia’s devastating quake-tsunami, aid workers said Thursday, as much-needed supplies...
Agence France-Presse . Wani | Updated at 12:00am on October 04, 2018
The death toll in Indonesia’s twin quake-tsunami disaster passed 1,400 Wednesday, with time running out to rescue survivors and the UN warning of ‘vast’ unmet...
Reuters . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 02:12am on October 03, 2018
Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad described Jews as ‘hook-nosed’ on Tuesday and blamed them for creating the troubles in the Middle East....
Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2018
More than 1,200 people are now known to have died in the quake-tsunami that smashed into Sulawesi, Indonesia said Tuesday, as police pledged to clamp...
Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 01:36am on October 02, 2018
Some 1,200 Indonesian convicts are on the run from three different detention facilities in devastated Sulawesi after the region was rocked by a powerful earthquake...
Reuters . Lahore | Updated at 12:00am on October 02, 2018
Islamabad has cut the size of the biggest Chinese ‘Silk Road’ project in Pakistan by $2 billion, railways minister Sheikh Rasheed said on Monday, citing...