Category: Asia

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staffJuly 6, 2018

Diver dies in Thailand cave rescue attempt

A former Thai navy diver has died while taking part in efforts to rescue 12 boys and their football coach ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

Indonesian ferry death toll rises to 34

The captain of a sinking Indonesian ferry managed to steer his ship onto a reef to enable the evacuation of ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

19 dead following heavy rains in Pakistan

At least 19 people are dead and scores more injured in heavy monsoon rains in the central Pakistani province of ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

Chinese tycoon Wang Jian dies from fall in France

The co-founder and chairman of the giant Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has died in a fall in southern France, his ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

Malaysia gripped by Najib’s downfall

Malaysians watched live Wednesday as Najib Razak headed to court to face charges linked to a corruption scandal, an extraordinary ...

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staffJuly 3, 2018

Indonesia ends search for ferry victims

Indonesia has ended searching one of the world’s deepest lakes for the bodies of dozens of victims after a ferry ...

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staffJuly 3, 2018

Malaysia ex-PM held on corruption charges

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested by anti-corruption authorities and is due to be charged on Wednesday. ...

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staffJuly 3, 2018

Trump says N. Korea talks ‘going well,’ lashes critics

US President Donald Trump said Tuesday talks with North Korea were making progress, adding he was personally responsible for averting ...

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staffJuly 3, 2018

China issues warning for citizens traveling to US

China has issued a safety warning to its citizens traveling to the United States amid rising tensions between the sides ...

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staffJuly 2, 2018

Missing Thai boys found alive in caves

Twelve boys and their football coach missing in caves in Thailand for nine days have been found by divers, in ...