A cargo ship. Photo: AFP
03 January 2019
At least one person died and 10 others were missing after a freighter sank off China's...
Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina (R) flashes the victory symbol after casting her vote, as her daughter Saima Wazed Hossain (L) and her sister Sheikh Rehana (C) look on at a polling station in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 30 December 2018. Photo: EPA
01 January 2019
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday rejected calls for a new vote after...
A close up of bags filled with heroin. Photo: AFP
27 December 2018
Nearly half a tonne of heroin from Southeast Asia was seized in Taiwan moments after a...
Rohingya refugees walk back to their tent during dusk at Kutupalong refugee camp on November 18, 2018. Photo: Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP
25 December 2018
Bangladesh will seal off refugee camps housing about one million Rohingya Muslims for...
Bangladeshi people commute in a horse carriage in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo: Monirul Alam/EPA
21 December 2018
Facebook has shut down several fake news sites with apparent links to the Bangladeshi...
A general view of Kunming, the capital of Yunnan Province, southwest China. Photo: Roman Pilipey/EPA
20 December 2018
China and Myanmar on Tuesday held their fourth round of diplomacy and defense...
Methamphetamine pills. Photo: EPA
18 December 2018
Thai authorities seized more than 18 million meth pills in the drug-riddled "Golden...
Myanmar Ministry of International Cooperation Minister Kyaw Tin. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
17 December 2018
Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Union Minister for...
Desperate to find a wife, an increasing number of Chinese men are turning to the internet to find love. Beijing street scene. Photo: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP
15 December 2018
Marriage to a Vietnamese bride is just a click -- and a few thousand dollars -- away on a...
Thai national police chief general Chaktip Chaijinda (2nd-R) watches police department chemists inspect seized drugs during a press conference in Bangkok on May 11, 2018. Ten million made-in-Myanmar 'yaba' pills and nearly half a tonne of crystal meth hidden in tea packages has been seized from a convoy cars in downtown Bangkok, Thai police said. Photo: Romeo Gacad/AFPA
08 December 2018
Thai cops shot dead a smuggler and seized 15 million meth pills at a checkpoint in...
08 December 2018
Thousands of vulnerable women and girls from northern Myanmar are being trafficked to...
Myanmar Kyat note. Photo: AFP
07 December 2018
Singapore police are investigating 18 moneychangers who they believe are involved in...

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