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Asia

Kim Jong Un, Pompeo agree to 2nd US-North Korea summit 'at earliest date'

Pompeo and Kim discussed 'denuclearisation steps that will be taken by North Korea and the issue of attendance by the US government'.

07 Oct 2018 7:40 PM

Girl wants dad’s name out of docus

The SC inquired if an individual’s maternal name could be used on documents in cases where the father is absent.

05 Oct 2018 3:21 AM

Indonesia rocked by Mount Soputan eruption after devastating quake

The state disaster agency warned people to stay at least four kilometres away but said there was no need to evacuate for the time being.

03 Oct 2018 1:33 PM

Outgoing Maldives president ‘received USD 1.5 million’: reports

The allegations that two cash deposits were made into a private account in Yameen’s name came to light after local media reported.

03 Oct 2018 1:22 PM

Time running out for survivors as Indonesia death toll nears 1,400

In Geneva, the United Nations expressed frustration at the slow pace of the response.

03 Oct 2018 12:35 PM

Indian man in Singapore faces jail, caning for extortion

Man threatened to publish defamatory libel concerning Zaidi, global head at Standard Chartered Bank, unless he paid SGD 500,000.

03 Oct 2018 12:25 PM

India, Russia to sign defence systems deal during Putin’s visit: Kremlin aide

Moscow has been negotiating to sell the S-400 long-range surface-to-air missiles to India for months.

03 Oct 2018 7:57 AM

Chinese warship in ‘unsafe’ encounter with US destroyer in South China Sea

China expressed firm opposition to US warship sailing near islands and reefs claimed by it in South China Sea.

02 Oct 2018 4:53 PM

At least 7 dead in suicide attack on Afghan election rally: official

Another 25 people were wounded when the militant blew himself up at the rally of parliamentary candidate Abdul Nasir Mohmmand.

02 Oct 2018 3:30 PM

Indonesia devastating quake-tsunami death toll rises to 1,234

'As of 1:00 pm there are 1,234 dead,' said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, Indonesia's national disaster agency spokesman.

02 Oct 2018 12:50 PM