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China's military must resist the "corrosion" of corruption and ensure the fight against graft is deepened, President Xi

New premier Imran Khan pledges to restore Pakistan's economy

Prime Minister Imran Khan said in his first televised

China first internet court handles over 10,000 cases

China’s first court specializing in 

Koreans separated by war to reunite after 65 years

Some 180 families torn apart by the 1950-53 Korean

Multiple quakes rock Indonesia’s Lombok island, five dead

Multiple earthquakes including a powerful and shallow 6.9-magnitude tremor have

Kerala flood relief teams rescue 22,000

About 22,000 people were rescued from the flood-hit Indian state of Kerala on Sunday, officials

Pompeo to visit Islamabad for talks with PM Khan

United States (US) Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is likely to visit Islamabad in the first week of

Iraqi Supreme Court ratifies May election results

Iraq's Supreme Court has ratified the results of the May 12 parliamentary election, its spokesman said on Sunday,

Iran announces new fighter jet

Iran will unveil this week a new jet fighter and upgrade its missile defenses to meet threats from

More than 320 die in Kerala flood crisis

PRESSURE intensified yesterday to save thousands trapped by devastating floods that have killed more

As Philippines' Duterte starts to flag, his daughter reaches out to a Marcos

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte thinks political dynasties are bad. But the way the

Egypt tightens control over internet use

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has signed a new law that tightens controls over

6.3 magnitude quake jolts Indonesia

A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok today, sending people fleeing into

Chinese president Xi Jinping to visit N Korea next month

Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit Pyongyang next month at the invitation of North Korea leader

Imran Khan sworn in as 22nd premier of Pakistan

Imran Ahmed Khan Niazi was on Saturday sworn in as the 22nd prime minister of Pakistan in a

Sidhu arrives in Pakistan for Imran's oath taking

Former Indian cricket star Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday arrived in Pakistan to a warm welcome to attend the

UN chief for protecting Palestinians

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday presented four options aimed at boosting the protection of Palestinians in Israeli-occupied

Taliban say no peace with 'occupation'

The leader of the Taliban said Saturday there will be no peace in Afghanistan as long as the

Iran's navy mounts new defense system

Iran's navy has mounted a locally built advanced defensive weapons system on one of its warships for the

Suu Kyi to visit Singapore

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi will be in Singapore for a four-day working visit from Sunday to

3 Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces

Israeli troops killed two Palestinians and wounded scores of

'Nap pods' make their debut for haj pilgrims in Saudi Arabia

Mansour al-Amer swipes a card to reveal a narrow sleep pod, reminiscent of Japan's

Thousands stranded in south India floods

India's army is stepping up efforts to rescue thousands of people stranded by flooding

Saudi Arabia prepares for the annual Muslim hajj pilgrimage

Saudi Arabia is preparing to host the annual hajj pilgrimage beginning Sunday, as over

Imran Khan sworn in as Pakistan's prime minister

Pakistan's cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan has been sworn in as prime minister after his party

'Further Taliban assaults likely in weeks ahead'

The Taliban is likely to keep up its recent surge of violence in advance of scheduled parliamentary elections

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