Indonesia issues execution orders for Australians, Filipino: media, lawyer

  Sydney--Two Australian drug traffickers and a Filipino woman were on Saturday giv...

60 Syria troops dead in battle for northwest town: monitor

  Beirut--At least 60 Syrian government loyalists were killed in fighting as rebels...

At least 27 killed in south Yemen fighting

  Taez, Yemen--At least 27 people were killed in Yemen on Saturday as fighting raged ...

Japan marks 10th anniversary of fatal train crash

  Tokyo--Japan on Saturday marked the 10th anniversary of the nation's worst trai...

Magnitude 7.9 earthquake hits Nepal: USGS

  Kathmandu--A powerful 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, the Unit...

France's president warns Indonesia of consequences if Frenchman executed

  Baku--French President Francois Hollande warned Saturday that Indonesia faces d...

Australia fears worst for drug traffickers in Indonesia

  Sydney--Australia has made a last-ditch appeal for Indonesian President Joko Wido...

Russia still expecting N. Korea's Kim in May: diplomat

  Seoul--Russia is still expecting North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un to visit Moscow ...

Under-fire EU to consider military action at migrant summit

  Brussels--EU leaders gathering in Brussels on Thursday will consider launching a ...

China warns N. Korea nuclear arsenal expanding: report

  Seoul--Chinese nuclear experts believe North Korea may already have a nuclear ars...

Islamic centre tied to Australian terror accused shuts down

  Sydney--An Islamic centre in Australia linked with several men accused of terrori...

Moderate earthquake rattles New Zealand capital

  Wellington--A moderate 4.7-magnitude earthquake hit the New Zealand capital Welli...

Drone found on Japan PM office roof

  Tokyo--A small drone was found on the roof of the Japanese prime minister's o...

South Korea and US conclude nuclear deal

  Seoul--South Korea and the United States have agreed a new nuclear pact allowing ...

Tricky drafting of Iran nuclear deal to begin

  Vienna--Three weeks ago, Iranians celebrated on the streets after a framework nucle...

Scores of Japanese lawmakers visit controversial war shrine

  Tokyo--Scores of Japanese lawmakers on Wednesday paid homage at the controversial...

Top experts call for zero-carbon world by 2050

  London--A group of top international experts on Wednesday urged governments to st...

Asia, Africa to mark summit that forged post-colonial unity

  Jakarta--The leaders of China and Japan arrived in Indonesia ahead of a summit be...

Saudi-led coalition declares end to Yemen campaign.

  Riyadh - A Saudi-led coalition declared an end Tuesday to its military campaign f...

Egypt's ousted president Morsi jailed for 20 years

  Cairo--An Egyptian court Tuesday sentenced ex-president Mohamed Morsi to 20 years...

38 civilians, 532 wounded in Yemen capital Monday raid

  Sanaa--The number of civilians killed in Saudi-led air strikes on a missile depot...