Three of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's children posted resounding victories in the country's midterm elections this week as voters responded to what was largely seen as a referendum on the controversial leader's first three years in office with...
One of China's most prominent harbors for naval shipbuilding has rapidly expanded in the past decade, new satellite images show, amid a massive military modernization push by Chinese President Xi Jinping. Source link
A delegation of Pakistani senators sprang a surprise Monday during a visit by Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, presenting him with a gift of a gold-plated submachine gun. Source link
A bomb smuggled into a market inside a carton killed as many as 31 people in northern Pakistan Friday, according to officials. Source link
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen says she will run for re-election as the island's leader in 2020, despite her flagging popularity and growing hostility from Beijing. Source link
The Vatican and China have signed a provisional agreement to allow jointly-approved Catholic bishops in China for the first time, Vatican spokesman Greg Burke said in a recorded press statement Saturday. Source link
India hit out at Pakistan and demanded it take "credible and viable action" over the deadly bomb attack on a convoy of soldiers in Indian-administered Kashmir, after Pakistan's Prime Minister offered to assist with investigations. Source link
Boeing faced mounting pressure Wednesday over the Indonesia plane disaster as the owner of the doomed jet joined a US pilots' group in alleging the firm failed to warn pilots about the potential hazards of a new safety...
Migrants and refugees flooding into Europe have presented European leaders and policymakers with their greatest challenge since the debt crisis. The International Organization for Migration calls Europe the most dangerous destination for irregular migration in the world, and the...
India's most valuable literature prize has crowned south Indian writer Benyamin its inaugural winner for his novel "Jasmine Days," a story of a young women caught up in the Arab Spring protests of 2011. Source link