A trickle of aid, medicine and commercial food cargoes is reaching Yemen yet the process remains slow as more ships await clearance to discharge at ports and logistical chains buckle due to fuel short
Australia hit back Friday at criticism of its response to thousands of migrants stranded at sea in Southeast Asia, saying it was generous towards refugees in the region.
Myanmar’s Navy Friday said it had carried out its first rescue of a migrant boat after mounting international pressure, as the UN warned the impending monsoon rains imperil thousands still stranded at
Leading authors, including Salm-an Rushdie and fellow Booker Prize winners Ma-rgaret Atwood and Yann Martel, called on Bangla-desh’s government Friday to put an end to a spate of deadly attacks on ath
A South Korean appeals court on Friday freed the former Korean Air executive jai-led for a year in February for disrupting a flight in a rage over macadamia nuts.
A Pakistani court on Friday dismissed a 24-year old petition accusing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of money laundering and declared it non-maintainable.
Polls opened in Ireland on Friday for a historic referendum on allowing same-sex marriage that is backed by all the main political parties but opposed by the Catholic Church.
A suicide bomber killed 21 worshippers during Friday prayers in a packed Shia mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, residents and the health minister said, in an attack claimed by ISIS.
ISIS consolidated its control of the Iraq-Syria border Friday after capturing an Iraqi provincial capital and a famed Syrian heritage site in an offensive that has forced a review of US strategy.
The US on Friday ruled out a full-scale re-invasion of Iraq by American military in view of ISIS gaining ground in the country.