Category: Asia

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staffMay 26, 2018

Hopes rise for Trump-Kim summit

US President Donald Trump says “very productive talks” have been held with North Korea on reinstating the summit with leader ...

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staffMay 21, 2018

Philippines takes ‘diplomatic action’ over Chinese bombers in disputed S. China Sea

The Philippines expressed “serious concerns” over the presence of Chinese strategic bombers in the disputed South China Sea, a spokesman ...

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staffMay 21, 2018

Police remove 106 drug capsules from woman

India police say they have successfully extracted 106 cocaine capsules from a woman who was allegedly trying to smuggle the ...

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staffMay 18, 2018

Bags of cash, jewellery seized from Najib’s properties

Handbags stuffed with cash, a number of jewellery and hundreds of expensive purses were among the items seized from apartment ...

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staffMay 18, 2018

Trump to Kim – Denuclearise or risk overthrow

US President Donald Trump offered North Korea’s Kim Jong-un guarantees of staying in power if he abandons nuclear weapons, but ...

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staffMay 16, 2018

India suspends battle with Kashmir rebels for Ramadan

India will suspend all military operations against rebels in Kashmir during the holy month of Ramadan for the first time ...

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staffMay 16, 2018

Malaysia welcomes Anwar Ibrahim

Several thousand supporters of de-facto PKR leader Anwar Ibrahim gathered at the headquarters of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s for his ...

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staffMay 16, 2018

Bangladesh ex-PM Zia granted bail in corruption case

Bangladesh’s Supreme Court has granted bail to the country’s former prime minister and leader of the main opposition party, Khaleda ...

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staffMay 16, 2018

Samurai sword attack in Indonesia

Four men who attacked a police station with samurai swords in Indonesia have been shot dead, authorities say. The group ...

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staffMay 16, 2018

North Korea threatens to cancel Trump summit

North Korea has said it may pull out of a summit with US President Donald Trump if the US insists ...