Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: EPA
15 August 2019
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address his nation today on the occasion of...
(File) A pile of elephant tusks are displayed during the destruction ceremony of confiscated elephant ivory and wildlife parts at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 04 October 2018. Photo: EPA
13 August 2019
Singapore said Monday it will impose a blanket ban on the domestic sale of elephant ivory...
Bangladeshi patients suffering from dengue fever rest on the floor of a ward at the Mugda Medical College and Hospital in Dhaka on August 8, 2019. Photo: Munir Uz Zaman/AFP
09 August 2019
Five-year-old Mohammad Ahnaf lies in a makeshift bed in the balcony of a major hospital...
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo: EPA
07 August 2019
The Philippine military on Tuesday warned plans by President Rodrigo Duterte's government...
(FILES) In this file photo taken on February 4, 2008, former Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea appears at the tribunal in the Court of Cambodia (ECCC) in Phnom Penh. Photo: AFP
05 August 2019
Khmer Rouge 'brother number two' Nuon Chea died Sunday aged 93, a spokesman for the...
Members of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) unit and Thai forensic police officers conduct an inspection at a blast site in Bangkok, Thailand, 02 August 2019. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
03 August 2019
Two men from Thailand's insurgency-hit south have been arrested and linked to several...
A policeman conducts an investigation at the scene of an explosion in Bangkok on August 2, 2019. Photo: Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP
02 August 2019
At least two small bombs exploded in Bangkok on Friday, rattling the Thai capital as it...
In this photograph taken on July 25, 2019, a resident stands platform near a house in a flood afected area following monsoon rain in Kurigram district. At least 104 people were killed in floods in Bangladesh as the low-lying delta country is reeling from one of the worst monsoons in years, officials said on July 26. Photo: AFP
27 July 2019
The death toll from monsoon storms in Bangladesh rose above 100 Friday with flood levels...
A man walks past the Gapo office in Hanoi on July 24, 2019. Gapo, a homegrown Vietnamese social media app, was overloaded with users hours after launching as the one-party state tries to boost its own web platforms while tightening its grip on internet freedoms. Photo: Nhac Nguyen/AFP
26 July 2019
A homegrown Vietnamese social media app was overloaded with users hours after launching...
(File) Cambodian naval personel stand as they wait for the welcoming delegation for a handover ceremony for nine naval patrol boats donated by China, at the Cambodia Naval Base in Sihanouk Ville, some 220 kilometers south-west of Phnom Penh, 07 November 2007. Photo: AFP
26 July 2019
Cambodia on Thursday rubbished reports of a deal allowing China to use a naval base as "...
A general view of the Kutupalong refugee camp is pictured in Ukhia on July 24, 2019. Photo: Munir Uz Zaman/AFP
26 July 2019
Security at Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh will be tightened during the visit of a...
A controversial bill giving India's government sweeping powers to designate individuals as terrorists passed a major hurdle in parliament. Photo: Money Sharma/AFP
25 July 2019
A controversial bill giving India's government sweeping powers to designate individuals...

Pages