Monday, September 21, 2015



Myanmar's powerful army should be removed from politics, UN investigators said on Tuesday as they released a final

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested

Malaysia's former prime minister Najib Razak walks out of a courtroom in Kuala Lumpur,

Triple Talak to be an offence in India

Muslim women hold placards during a protest against a bill passed by India's lower

Pakistan court frees Nawaz Sharif, Mariam

A Pakistani court has suspended the prison sentences of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif,

Syria shoots down Russian plane during Israeli air strike

Syria accidentally shot down a Russian military aircraft, killing all 15 crew members, when

Pakistan's Khan in Saudi Arabia on maiden foreign visit

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Saudi Arabia Tuesday on his first foreign

5.2 million children at famine risk in Yemen

More than five million children are at risk of famine in Yemen as the

China to penalise $60bn of US imports

China and the United States plunged deeper into a trade war on Tuesday after Beijing

S. Korean leader and North’s Kim hold summit talks

South Korea’s president and the North’s leader Kim Jong

Moon and Kim meet for Korea nuclear talks

The leaders of North and South Korea are meeting in the North Korean capital for talks centred on

Poisonous alcohol kills 15 in Malaysia

Up to 15 men have died and 33 more hospitalized since Monday night from suspected poisoning after having

Prashant Kishor joins Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor joined Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) in Patna today, months ahead

Israel to approve 1,000 Ethiopian Jewis migrants

The Israeli government announced Monday that it agreed to absorb 1,000 Ethiopian Jews - accepting just a fraction

Hong Kong to allow visa for same-sex

 Hong Kong said on Tuesday it will recognize overseas same-sex partnerships when granting dependent visas, more than two months

Russia blames Israel for shooting down of plane off Syria

A Russian reconnaissance aircraft was brought down by a Syrian missile over the Mediterranean,

Storm kills 55 in Laos

Over 2,000 villages across Laos had been affected by

Israeli fire wounds dozens in Gaza as thousands protest

Gaza's Health Ministry says 26 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli gunfire during a

Moon wants core talks with Kim

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that he will push for "irreversible, permanent peace," and for better

Japan conducts first submarine drill

Japan has carried out its first submarine drill in the South China Sea, a newspaper said Monday, a

'28pc of Japanese population officially old'

More than 28 percent of Japan's population is now officially classified as elderly according to government data, the

Israel won't allow arms to reach foes: Netanyahu

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday his country is taking action to stop its foes from

Frantic dig for Philippine typhoon victims

Philippine rescuers used shovels and their bare hands to claw through mounds of rocky soil on Monday as

Nitish Kumar, Tejashwi Yadav wish Modi on 68th birthday

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday greeted Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of his

15 police killed in attacks in W. Afghanistan

About 15 police personnel have

Typhoon Mangkhut hits China

China's southern regions faced more heavy rainfall on Monday as a devastating typhoon swept west,

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock

South Korean President Moon Jae-in travels to Pyongyang this week for his third summit with Kim Jong Un,

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