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A general view of the Thai Parliament as members of the National Reform Council (NRC) voting on the new draft constitution at Parliament House in Bangkok, Thailand, 06 September 2015. Photo: Narong Sangnak/EPA
Monday, September 7 2015

Thailand's junta-appointed reform council Sunday rejected a new constitution aimed at steering the country out of political turmoil, ...

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) shakes hands with Myanmar's President Thein Sein (L) at The Great Hall Of The People in Beijing, China, 04 September 2015. Photo: Lintao Zhang/EPA
Saturday, September 5 2015

Myanmar and China have agreed to step up cooperation in border management and work together to maintain peace and stability in ...

Transparency International President Jose Ugaz. Photo: Ernesto Arias/EPA
Saturday, September 5 2015

Despite Malaysian UMNO leaders dismissing the RM2.6 billion in Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's bank accounts as ...

Thursday, September 3 2015

A Turkish connection to the Erawan shrine bombing hardened yesterday when the Min Buri provincial court issued a warrant for the arrest of a Turkish national for illegal possession of war materials.

President U Thein Sein arrives at the Beijing International Airport on September 2, 2015. Photo: President's Office
Thursday, September 3 2015

A huge ceremony in Beijing to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II began Thursday with a 70-gun salute.

Myanmar Bangladesh border fence in Rakhine State, western Myanmar. Photo: Mizzima
Wednesday, September 2 2015

Myanmar wants improved relations with Bangladesh in a bid to establish security cooperation between the two countries ...

A mob set the residences of a Manipur minister and two legislators ablaze on Monday evening to protest the passing of allegedly “anti-tribal” bills in the 60-member assembly. (Photo source: Twitter)
Tuesday, September 1 2015

Protesters went on the rampage in India's remote northeast overnight over controversial tribal rights laws, leaving three people feared ...

Royal Thai Army soldiers lead a suspect allegedly connected with the Erawan Shrine bombing after they arrested him in Sa Kaeo district, near the Thai-Cambodian border, 1 September 2015. Photo: EPA
Tuesday, September 1 2015

Thailand's prime minister said Tuesday a second foreign man has been arrested -- at a checkpoint on the Cambodian border ...

Arakan Army
Tuesday, September 1 2015

Bangladesh and Myanmar have launched a coordinated security clampdown against the Arakan Army, Bangladesh’s ...

Australian journalist Alan Morison (R), editor of the Phuketwan website and his Thai colleague reporter Chutima Sidasathian (L) arrive at the provincial court in Phuket island, southern Thailand, 01 September 2015. Photo: Yongyot Pruksarak/EPA
Tuesday, September 1 2015

Two journalists, including an Australian editor, were found not guilty of criminal defamation by a Thai court on Tuesday, their lawyer said, ...


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