A Thai Royal Police handout photo taken with a mobile phone showing Turkish suspect, Adem Karadag, in Bangkok, Thailand on 29 August 2015 who is being held for being allegedly involved with the bomb attack, at the Hindu Erawan Shrine on 17 August 2015. Photo: Thai Royal Police/EPA
Saturday, August 29 2015

Thai authorities on Saturday detained and charged a 28-year-old Turkish man over a bomb attack in Bangkok last week that ...

Malaysian protestors hold up a national flag and banners with the rally logo reading 'Bersih', meaning clean in the Malay language, as they march on the city streets during a BERSIH (The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections) rally in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 29 August 2015.EPA/RITCHIE B.TONGO
Saturday, August 29 2015

Tens of thousands of Malaysians streamed into central Kuala Lumpur on Saturday to call for the prime minister's ouster over ...

A police officer stands behind a fence as investigative work is done at the scene where a bomb was detonated on 17 August outside Erawan Shrine in central of Bangkok, Thailand, 18 August 2015. Photo: Diego Azubel/EPA
Saturday, August 29 2015

Thai police on Friday said three Uighur Muslims, among dozens detained in the kingdom for illegal entry last year, have been questioned ...

Indian Army soldiers patrol during their training season at a combat battle school at Sarool of Rajouri district about 155 km from Jammu, the winter capital of Kashmir, India on 24 December 2013. Photo: Jaipal Singh/EPA
Saturday, August 29 2015

Indian security forces on Friday killed at least six suspected armed separatist rebels in the country's insurgency-hit northeastern state of Nagaland, police said.

Myanmar Defence Forces Commander-in-Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing (C-L) greeted by Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha (C-R) during a meeting at Government House in Bangkok, Thailand, 27 August 2015. Photo: Thai government/EPA
Friday, August 28 2015

A Myanmar military delegation led by the Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services, Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, arrived in Thailand ...

Refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh are seen in their boat before their rescue by Aceh fisherman in Julok, East Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia, 20 May 2015. Photo: EPA
Friday, August 28 2015

At least 70 people are estimated to have died of starvation, dehydration, disease and abuse by crews at sea on ships abandoned ...

Bangladeshi Army soldiers Photo: Abir Abdullah/EPA
Friday, August 28 2015

The Bangladesh Army and the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) have launched a joint operation in Bandarban hill district after ...

The billboard displays 'Thailand's most wanted' with a detailed sketch of a man suspected of planting a bomb near the Erawan Shrine, at traffic lights on a police booth in Bangkok, Thailand, 23 August 2015. A suspected bomber is believed to have left a backpack shortly before a bomb went off on 17 August 2015 in a busy business district, to display on the billboard at traffic light around the Bangkok city. (Photo- EPA)
Tuesday, August 25 2015

One week after the Erawan Shrine bombing in Bangkok, the Thai authorities continue their hunt for the perpetrators, offering mixed signals ...

Monday, August 24 2015

Authorities are keeping an eye on the R3A Highway which is being exploited by couriers in a now not-so-secret path of drug trafficking, ...

British migrant workers' rights activist Andy Hall poses for a photo as he arrives for his trial at the Bangkok South Criminal Court in Bangkok, Thailand, 24 August 2015. Photo: Narong Sangnak/EPA
Monday, August 24 2015

The Bangkok South Criminal Court decided today on Monday 24 August to indict migrants' rights researcher and human rights defender ...


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