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Wednesday, November 11 2015

Indonesia's anti-drugs agency has proposed building a prison on an island guarded by crocodiles to hold death row drug convicts, ...

Tuesday, November 3 2015

Myanmar has closed all of its temporary border ports and checkpoints along the Moei River opposite Thailand's Mae Sot, ...

Thai soldiers secure the area next to shelters after discovering another abandoned jungle camp believed used by the human traffickers to detain Rohingya migrants at a mountain in Sadao, Thai-Malaysian border district, Songkhla province, southern Thailand, 12 May 2015. Photo: EPA
Friday, October 30 2015

Thailand's probe into human trafficking was wound up too quickly, the officer who led the investigation said Wednesday, ...

An Indonesian worker cleans the road side amid haze in Pekanbaru, Riau province, Indonesia, 6 October 2015. Photo: Rony Muharrman/EPA
Tuesday, October 27 2015

Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo will cut short his trip to the United States on Tuesday to help deal with clouds of smoke ...

Ranin Soe, the arrested Arakan Army leader. Photo: Facebook
Tuesday, October 27 2015

Police and members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested a leader of the Arakan Army (AA) in the Islampur area of ...

People injured in 7.7 magnitude earthquake receive medical treatment outside a hospital in Abbottabad, Pakistan, 26 October 2015. Photo: Sultan Dogar/EPA
Monday, October 26 2015

A powerful 7.5 magnitude quake struck Afghanistan's Hindu Kush region Monday and was felt throughout much of South Asia, ...

Myanmar migrant workers who are accused of killing two British tourists Wai Phyo (Front) and Zaw Lin (Back). Photo: Sitthipong Chareonjai/EPA
Monday, October 26 2015

The two Myanmar migrants facing the rape and murder of a female ...

A security official inspects the scene of a bomb blast at Hoseni Dalan in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 24 October 2015. Photo: EPA
Monday, October 26 2015

Bangladesh police arrested a string of opposition officials on Sunday, a day after the bombing of the country's main Shiite ...

Monday, October 26 2015

The Miss Singapore 2015 crown was awarded to 24-year-old Charity Maru last week, but she has come under attack from ...

A scene at the Kutupalong refugee camp in southern Bangladesh. Photo: David Swanson/IRIN
Saturday, October 24 2015

Bangladeshi’s Deputy Speaker Fazle Rabbi Miah has urged Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh, ...

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