Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 12:00am on October 31, 2018
Indonesia ordered the inspection of all Boeing 737-MAX airliners on Tuesday as rescue teams recovered more victims from a brand new Lion Air jet that...
Agence-France-Presse . India | Updated at 01:28am on October 30, 2018
Angry local communities have warned India’s prime minister Narendra Modi to stay away from the inauguration on Wednesday of the world’s biggest statue, a 600...
Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 01:24am on October 30, 2018
Princess Ayako married commoner Kei Moriya on Monday at a traditional ceremony at Tokyo’s Meiji Shrine, to become the latest female royal to leave Japan’s...
Reuters . Jakarta | Updated at 11:00am on October 29, 2018
An Indonesian aircraft with 189 people on board crashed into the sea on Monday as it tried to circle back to the capital, Jakarta, from...
Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:01am on October 29, 2018
A constitutional crisis gripping Sri Lanka since the president’s shock dismissal of prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe erupted into violence Sunday, with a man shot dead...
New Age Desk | Updated at 02:09am on October 28, 2018
Pakistan remains to be a breeding ground of terrorism with the country registering the highest number of terrorist bases and safe havens, reveals a report.
Agence France-Presse . Kandahar | Updated at 01:50am on October 28, 2018
Afghans risked their lives to vote in legislative elections in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, after the Taliban-claimed killing of a powerful police chief delayed the...
Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:45am on October 28, 2018
Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena suspended parliament Saturday to forestall a challenge against his surprise ouster of the prime minister, deepening a sudden swell of...
Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:13am on October 27, 2018
Maithripala Sirisena installed Sri Lanka’s controversial former strongman leader Mahinda Rajapakse as the country’s new prime minister Friday, the president’s office said, in a surprise...
Agence-France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 01:41am on October 26, 2018
Japan’s Shinzo Abe arrived in China Thursday, the first visit to the Asian giant by a Japanese prime minister since relations between the two countries...