Myanmar refugees pass the huts housing refugees at the Mae La refugee camp on the Thai border with Myanmar, in Tak province, north-western Thailand. Photo: EPA
06 December 2019
Thailand has urged the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to speed up...
Indian Merchant Vessel Navdhenu Purna rescued 86 fishermen from 07 IFBs and a Japanese flag vessel MV Towada rescued around 34 fishermen from the distressed fishing boats. Photo: ANI
05 December 2019
Indian Coast guards with help from merchant vessels transiting in the Arabian sea rescued...
In the Philippines, Typhoon Kammuri wrought havoc on islands and provinces south of the capital Manila (AFP/RAZVALE SAYAT)
05 December 2019
At least four people are known to have died after a powerful typhoon ripped through the...
(File) Assam Finance Minister and convener of the North-East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) Himanta Biswa Sarma (C), campaigns for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for Jorhat constituency, Tapam Kumar Gogoi (unseen) in Borhulla, Jorhat district of Assam state, India, 02 April 2019. Photo: EPA
04 December 2019
Home Minister Amit Shah's meeting with several politicians and activists of Northeast...
The storm wrought particular havoc on water-based and outdoor events at the SEA Games. Photo: AFP
04 December 2019
Powerful Typhoon Kammuri forced organisers of the Southeast Asian Games in the...
Indian activists hold placards and shout slogans as they protest after a 27-year-old was raped and killed, in New Delhi, India, 02 December 2019. Photo: Raja Gupta/EPA
03 December 2019
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said in Lok Sabha that there "cannot be a bigger...
(File) Former Malaysia prime minister Najib Razak (R) waves to his supporters before leaving the Kuala Lumpur High Court complex in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 11 November 2019. Photo: EPA
03 December 2019
Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak will take the stand to defend his conduct in the 1MDB...
The storm is on track to pass close to Manila, which is home to some 13 million people and the site for many of the SEA Games events. Photo: AFP
03 December 2019
Typhoon Kammuri on Tuesday lashed the Philippines with fierce winds and heavy rain, as...
Several families laid their loved ones to rest after long nights of emotional vigils for the victims, found dead in a truck in Britain last month (AFP Photo/Nhac NGUYEN)
29 November 2019
Throngs of weeping relatives on Thursday buried the first of 39 Vietnamese people found...
Peace messengers of Jai Jagat pay tribute to the victims of Bhopal gas tragedy at the gas memorial in front of the abandoned Union Carbide during their Global march for Justice and Peace in Bhopal on Tuesday. The Jai Jagat Yatra started from Delhi on Oct 2, 2019, will culminate in Jeneva (Switzerland) on Oct 2, 2020. (ANI Photo)
29 November 2019
Ahead of the 35th anniversary of infamous 1984 Bhopal gas leak incident, four...
In this handout aerial photo taken on June 19, 2019 and released on October 21 by Mukta Dinwiddie MacLaren Architects shows buildings intended to accomodate members of the Rohingya refugee community on the silt islet Bhashan Char in the Bay of Bengal. Photo: AFP
29 November 2019
A UN envoy on Thursday offered technical expertise to Bangladesh to assess arrangements...
28 November 2019
BIMSTEC secretary general M Shahidul Islam says the Bay of Bengal regional grouping...

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