Publication date 19 July 2019 | 15:31 | ICT
India on Thursday demanded that Pakistan release an alleged spy after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) called for a review of a death sentence against him.
Publication date 19 July 2019 | 14:47 | ICT
The Australian government has rejected calls to expedite visa applications of 30,000 asylum seekers who have been stuck in legal limbo in the country for more than five years, a report shows.
Publication date 19 July 2019 | 14:44 | ICT
A suspected arson attack on an animation production company in Japan killed 24 people and injured dozens more on Thursday, with flames gutting the building in the city of Kyoto.
Publication date 19 July 2019 | 12:01 | ICT
Once one of the world’s most powerful and notorious criminals, Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was sentenced to life imprisonment on Wednesday – the mandatory punishment for a host of crimes spanning a quarter-century.
Publication date 19 July 2019 | 11:57 | ICT
The White House confirmed on Wednesday that Turkey would be excluded from Nato’s F-35 stealth fighter jet programme after it purchased a Russian missile defence system in defiance of warnings from Western allies.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 16:06 | ICT
At least 24 people are feared dead in a suspected arson attack on an animation company in the Japanese city of Kyoto on Thursday, a fire department official said.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 14:21 | ICT
A new law aimed at preventing harassment in the workplace took effect in South Korea on Tuesday, bringing the widespread but overlooked issue of bullying at work into the legal domain.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 13:15 | ICT
A group of Myanmar nationals staged a demonstration in front of the Singapore embassy in Washington on Monday in protest against the Singapore government’s arrest and deportation of leaders of the Arakan Association (Singapore).
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 12:06 | ICT
Japanese government plans to provide assistance for the collection and disposing of plastic waste in the ocean picked up by fishing vessels, according to sources.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 11:36 | ICT
Malaysia's parliament on Tuesday backed lowering the voting age from 21 to 18, a change that would add millions of people to the electoral roll and was pushed by the country’s reformist government.