The Indian government, hoping to give more teeth to its “Act East Policy,” has decided to expand the country’s economic links with ...
Beijing has imposed a one-year ban on imports of ivory carvings as critics say rising Chinese demand threatens African elephants with extinction, but campaigners described the move as "more symbolic than effective" February 27.
A 6.6-magnitude undersea earthquake hit central Indonesia on February 27, the US Geological Survey said, but there was no tsunami alert and no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
Four Thai fishermen held hostage by Somali pirates for nearly four years have been released, local officials said February 27.
A delegation of refugees from Thailand-Myanmar border is visiting the UK this week, for a lobbying trip focusing on the situation of refugees and Internally Displaced Persons along the Thai-Myanmar border, and the need for more humanitarian assistance, according to Burma Campaign UK on February 26.
A prominent American blogger of Bangladeshi origin was hacked to death with machetes by unidentified assailants in Dhaka on February 26, police said, with the atheist writer's family claiming he had received numerous threats from Islamists.
Myanmar Vice President Dr Sai Mauk Kham and an accompanying delegation have just finished a diplomatic visit to Thailand
A Hong Kong woman who was found guilty of beating and starving her Indonesian maid and keeping her prisoner faces up to seven years in prison
Facebook users in Bangladesh have reacted angrily to the posting of a map on the Myanmar Air Force Facebook page
A worrying number of Australian women are heading to Iraq and Syria to become so-called Islamic State group "jihadi brides,"