Nepal's Oli resigns as prime minister

Nepal's Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli. (REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar/File photo) ...

Bangladesh arrests four female militants in hunt for cafe attackers

A Bangladeshi armoured military tank makes its way past a police barricade near an upscale ...


Chinese relatives demand truth about tourist bus inferno

Investigators inspect a bus carrying tourists from mainland China that crashed and caught f...

Malaysia's opposition calls for PM Najib to go on leave of absence

Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak (C) laughs during an event in Kuala Lumpur on Jul...

Bangladesh says 260 missing amid hunt for extremists

Activist and Gonojagoron Mancha movement members shout slogans as they attend a protest ral...

Nepal must probe police torture claims: Amnesty

Nepalese men read the newspaper outside shuttered shops during a general strike called by a...

Indonesia "99 percent" sure most-wanted militant killed in clash

Police carry body bags, one of which is believed to contain the remains of Santoso, the cou...

Beijing to hold South China Sea war games after ruling

Commander of the Chinese navy, Admiral Wu Shengli (L) and U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Ad...

Chinese admiral: Freedom of navigation patrols may end “in disaster”

This photo taken on July 14, 2016 shows helicopter rescue crew members practising rescue te...

Malaysia's Mahathir to launch party to challenge PM Najib

Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad is pictured during an interview at his off...

US urges all countries to adhere to South China Sea ruling

Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the dis...

Embattled Nepal PM refuses to budge after Maoists pull support

  Nepalese PM KPSharma Oli during an interview with AFP at his home in Balkot in Ka...

Beijing's South China Sea claims rejected by Hague tribunal

Demonstrators display a part of a fishing boat with anti-China protest signs during a rally...

Singapore jails four Bangladeshi men for terrorism financing

A motorcade of armoured police vehicles, used to transport four Bangladeshi nationals prose...

Tropical storm kills 10 in China, 11 missing

A woman sits on the ruins after typhoon Nepartak swept through Minqing county, Fujian provi...

Why the Philippines’ South China Sea legal case matters

Demonstrators chant slogans during a protest over the South China Sea disputes outside the ...

Japan's ruling bloc wins landslide in upper house election

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (2nd L), who is also leader of the ruling Liberal Dem...

Bangladesh bans Zakir Naik's Peace TV

Zakir Naik   Dhaka: Bangladesh moved to counter a deadly wave of Islamist at...

Typhoon Nepartak batters China's coast, killing at least 2

A road is seen damaged by heavy rainfall as Typhoon Nepartak lands in Fuzhou, Fujian Provin...

Storm left by super typhoon Nepartak hits China, disrupts transport

Workers reinforce the electric pylons at a flooded area as Typhoon Nepartak appro...

China launches drive to eradicate violence against hospital staff

People rush into Peking Union Hospital early in the morning, in Beijing, China, April 6, 20...