Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar, who tried to cross the Naf river into Bangladesh to escape sectarian violence, are kept under watch by Bangladeshi security officials in Teknaf on December 25, 2016. Photo: AFP
19 January 2017
The world's main pan-Islamic body is expected to pile pressure on Myanmar over a bloody...
China's President Xi Jinping (L) delivers a speech in the Congress Hall on day one of the 47th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, 17 January 2017. Photo: Laurent Gilieron/EPA
18 January 2017
China's President Xi Jinping warned Tuesday against scapegoating globalisation for the...
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen gives a press conference at the Presidential House in San Salvador, El Salvador, 13 January 2017. Photo: Oscar Rivera/EPA
16 January 2017
China is running out of patience with Donald Trump's stance on Taiwan, state media said...
United Nations Headquarters in New York City, New York, USA. Photo: EPA
14 January 2017
US Ambassador Samantha Power on Friday warned that cutting US funding to the United...
Tweeting from the hip - US President-elect Donald Trump greets the crowd at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA, 15 December 2016, during a stop of his 'Thank You Tour' rally. Photo: Tracie Van Auken/EPA
07 January 2017
As a candidate one of the ways Donald Trump shocked America was by locking horns nastily...
US President-elect Donald Trump reacts during the first stop of his 'USA Thank You Tour 2016' rally at US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, 1 December 2016. Photo: Mark Lyons/EPA
03 January 2017
After so much winning, Donald Trump and his team are walking into the White House with a...
(FILE) A file picture showing Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and US President Barack Obama shaking hands for the cameras before the start of a bilateral meeting at the United Nations headquarters in New York City, USA, 28 September, 2015. Photo: EPA
31 December 2016
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday ruled out tit-for-tat expulsions of Americans...
A picture made available on 06 June 2016 shows National Public Radio's reporter David Gilkey with Afghan Army soldiers in Afghanistan, 28 April 2009. US journalist David Gilkey and his Afghan interpreter Zabiullah Tamanna were killed in a rocket attack in Marjah, Helmand province on 05 June, while they were performing their professional duties. EPA/STR
31 December 2016
Ninety-three journalists and media staff were killed around the world in the course of...
Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu. Photo: EPA
30 December 2016
More than a dozen Nobel laureates on Thursday urged the United Nations to "end the human...
US President-elect Donald Trump speaking to a crowd at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama, USA, 17 December 2016. Photo: EPA
24 December 2016
President-elect Donald Trump indicated Friday he did not fear a new arms race and warned...
This picture taken on December 14, 2016 shows a advertisement for a magazine featuring US President-elect Donald Trump on the cover at a news stand in Shanghai. Photo: Johannes Eisele/AFP
20 December 2016
China on Monday rejected US President-elect Donald Trump's claim that it had "stolen" an...
US President Barack Obama says a response is necessary. Photo: Michael Reynolds/EPA
17 December 2016
President Barack Obama vowed Friday to send a "clear message" to Russia for trying to...

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