(front row L-R) Russian President Vladimir Putin, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping, and (back row L-R) Bhutan's Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay, President of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina, Myanmar Foreign Minister and State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi for group picture at BRICS-BIMSTEC summit 2016 on the sidelines of the 8th BRICS summit in Goa, India, 16 October 2016. Photo: Divyakant Solanki/EPA
17 October 2016
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted leaders of the BRICS emerging powers on Sunday...
US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, 14 October. Photo: EPA
15 October 2016
Two more women accused Donald Trump of ...
Professor Desmond Ball. Screenshot photo: ANU/YouTube
14 October 2016
Professor Desmond Ball, academic, military strategist and author of more than 60 books...
Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders. Photo: Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken via Flickr
10 October 2016
Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders will visit Myanmar and Thailand this week. His visit...
Republican Donald Trump (L) and Democrat Hillary Clinton (R) shake hands at the end of the second Presidential Debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 09 October 2016. Photo: EFE
10 October 2016
Donald Trump launched a scorched-earth bid to salvage his faltering campaign during a...
Republican Donald Trump speaks as he debates Democrat Hillary Clinton during the first Presidential Debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, USA, 26 September 2016. Photo: Andrew Combert/EPA
08 October 2016
The G20 warned Friday of the risks to the global economy of populist politicians playing...
08 October 2016
Controversy surrounded the awarding of ...
US President Barack Obama (L) talks to Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi (R) during the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) - US Summit at the National Convention Center in Vientiane, Laos, 08 September 2016. Photo: Made Nagi/EPA
08 October 2016
President Barack Obama on Friday formally eased sanctions on Myanmar, fulfilling a pledge...
People visit the Forbidden City in Beijing, China. Photo: EPA
06 October 2016
Chinese people believe the United States is the "top threat" facing their country, a poll...
Sao Hso Khan Pha aka Tiger Yawnghwe
05 October 2016
A Shan rebel leader living in exile died on the weekend.
Republican Mike Pence (R) and Democrat Tim Kaine (L) during the only Vice Presidential Debate at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia, USA, 04 October 2016. Photo: Andrew Gombert/EPA
05 October 2016
Tens of thousands of Americans have already cast their votes for Hillary Clinton, Donald...
Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a presidential campaign event at Coral Spring Gymnasium in Coral Springs, Florida, USA, 30 September 2016. Photo: Cristobal Herrera/EPA
04 October 2016
Donald Trump's presidential hopes suffered a punishing new setback Monday as authorities...

Pages