Antibiotic resistance happens when bugs become immune to existing drugs, rendering minor injuries and common infections potentially deadly.
18 January 2020
The World Health Organization warned Friday that a dire lack of new antibiotics was...
China sides with Myanmar in ICJ "genocide" case at the Hague. Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi speaks at the ICJ in The Hague, The Netherlands, 11 December 2019. Photo: Koen Van Weel/EPA
18 January 2020
Various commentators have offered up mixed views on the historic visit of Chinese...
What climate crisis? (AFP/File / Fabrice COFFRINI)
18 January 2020
US President Donald Trump will renew his running battle with young climate campaigner...
Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi (R) welcomes Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) at the Presidential Palace in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 17 January 2020. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
18 January 2020
Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed to usher in a "new era" of ties with Myanmar after a...
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Nay Pyi Taw airport, Nay Pyi Taw in Myanmar on January 17, 2020. Photo: MOI
17 January 2020
Chinese President Xi Jinping touched down in Myanmar's capital Friday on a state visit...
(File) Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief General, Oscar Albayalde, gestures as he testifies during a Senate investigation in Pasay City, Philippines, 01 October 2019. Photo: EPA
17 January 2020
The former chief police enforcer of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly war on...
The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market in the city of Wuhan is thought to be ground zero for the mystery virus that has now claimed two lives (AFP/File / NOEL CELIS)
17 January 2020
A second person has died in China from a mystery virus that has stricken dozens and...
Xi Jinping will visit Myanmar for the first time as Chinese president (AFP Photo/Noel CELIS)
17 January 2020
China's President Xi Jinping arrives in Myanmar today to nail down multi-billion-dollar...
 The Belt and Road Initiative is President Xi Jinping's signature foreign policy project (AFP Photo/WANG ZHAO)
16 January 2020
A lack of information and transparency are top barriers for European companies seeking...
United Nations Headquarters' General Assembly Building (L) and Secretariat Building (R) in New York City, New York. Photo: EPA
16 January 2020
China yet again managed to hold an informal closed-door consultation on Kashmir in the...
Photo: Myanmar State Counsellor Office
16 January 2020
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi met with ethnic Karenni youth in eastern Kayah state...
This photo taken on Septemper 30, 2019 shows people riding a motorcycle along the beach of Kyaukphyu, Rakhine state. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
16 January 2020
A high-speed rail line to the east, a deep-sea port to the west, and a makeover for...

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