Publication date 17 October 2019 | 20:54 | ICT
Right-wing terrorists pose a growing threat in Australia, the country’s spy agency has warned, describing the extremist networks as “more cohesive and organised” than ever.
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 23:51 | ICT
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam gave her annual policy speech via video on Wednesday after some lawmakers repeatedly heckled her at the city’s Legislative Council chamber.
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:55 | ICT
Bangladesh provided Myanmar with a list of 50,000 Rohingya refugees to expedite their repatriation to Rakhine state, Bangladeshi foreign minister Abdul Momen said on Wednesday.
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:54 | ICT
Malaysia reported its first case of the Zika virus in two years after a man in the peninsula’s northern state of Perak was found to have been infected, Malaysian health authorities said.
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:53 | ICT
The lives of 13 Philippines policemen accused of pilfering and selling large quantities of shabu (crystal methamphetamine) that they confiscated during a sting operation in Pampanga province six years ago could be in danger, Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong and Philippines Senator Richard
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:52 | ICT
Indonesia is beefing up security ahead of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s swearing-in for his second and final term on Sunday, adding 3,000 troops and policemen to the 27,000 already deployed to guard streets as well as key buildin
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:50 | ICT
Man's first steps on the Martian surface will now be a step and not a bunny hop, thanks to a new generation of spacesuits that will allow US astronauts to walk almost as they do on Earth.
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:49 | ICT
For decades, herders in Ethiopia’s Lower Omo Valley have relied on guns to fend off rivals as well as hyenas and lions roaming the forests and plains.
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:41 | ICT
New pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un riding a white horse through a winter landscape to the summit of Mount Paektu, a sacred peak for North Koreans, have fuelled speculation that he may be set for a major policy announcem
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:40 | ICT
Surging White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren faced a barrage of attacks from fellow US Democrats at the party’s fourth 2020 debate on Tuesday, receiving frontrunner treatment in the race to challenge US President Donald Trump.