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Asia

Typhoon Mangkhut pounds south China after killing 64 in Philippines

More than 2.4 million people had been evacuated in southern China's Guangdong province by Sunday evening to flee the massive typhoon.

16 Sep 2018 6:38 PM

Typhoon Mangkhut: 25 killed in Philippines, storm moves towards China

The storm left key agricultural areas on Luzon island underwater as fierce winds uprooted trees and rains unleashed dozens of landslides.

16 Sep 2018 9:20 AM

Children among 13 dead as ferry catches fire, sinks in Indonesia

The boat was believed to be carrying nearly 150 passengers off the coast of Sulawesi province on Friday when the blaze started.

15 Sep 2018 7:52 PM

Typhoon Mangkhut brings heavy rain, winds, officials warn millions in Philippines

Mangkhut, called the strongest typhoon this year, blew down trees, tore off roofs and knocked out power when it made landfall on Luzon.

15 Sep 2018 10:20 AM

Nawaz Sharif’s wife laid to rest in Lahore

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan telephoned Nawaz Sharif and offered condolences over the demise of her wife.

15 Sep 2018 6:35 AM

ISI world’s best intel agency, 'our first line of defence’: Pak PM Imran Khan

Khan was briefed on Wednesday in detail on various strategic intelligence and national security matters by senior ISI officials.

13 Sep 2018 7:52 PM

9 killed, 46 injured as man rams SUV into crowd in China

The driver, Zanyun, first ploughed through people with his vehicle and later got out of it and went on rampage attacking people with knife.

13 Sep 2018 3:03 PM

Suu Kyi says handling of Rohingya could have been better

The army is accused of committing mass rape, killings and setting fire to thousands of homes.

13 Sep 2018 1:14 PM

‘Even dog wouldn’t eat’, airline removes nuts after Sri Lanka Prez’s rage

'I want to know who authorised the purchase of these nuts,' the President told a meeting of farmers.

12 Sep 2018 3:53 PM

Putin urges security guarantees for N Korea denuclearisation

'North Korea, in return for its denuclearisation, was after all promised security guarantees,' Putin said.

12 Sep 2018 2:54 PM