It was the first time People's Liberation Army tested the system since it received the last shipments of the weaponry from Russia in July.
27 Dec 2018 11:02 AM
The newspaper and other reports gave no details of the attacker’s identity or motive.
25 Dec 2018 3:55 PM
Indonesia is one of most disaster-prone nations due to its position straddling 'Pacific Ring of Fire', where tectonic plates collide.
24 Dec 2018 2:21 PM
Experts say Anak Krakatoa emerged around 1928 in the caldera of Krakatoa, a volcanic island that violently erupted in 1883.
23 Dec 2018 4:37 PM
Khan's comment comes amid controversy over Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah's remarks on mob violence in India.
23 Dec 2018 11:47 AM
Hundreds of buildings destroyed by wave, which hit southern Sumatra coast and western tip of Java about 9:30 pm (1430 GMT).
23 Dec 2018 10:51 AM
The Chinese Foreign Ministry said the Belt and Road Initiative is purely an economic project with peaceful intent.
22 Dec 2018 10:25 AM
PM Khan fulfils poll promise, says education focus of his government.
22 Dec 2018 5:52 AM
Islamabad datelined report in NYT said Pak Air Force and Chinese officials were putting final touches to secret proposal.
21 Dec 2018 5:41 PM
Afghanistan has long been suffering from unstable political, social and security issues.
20 Dec 2018 5:16 PM
The work portrays a film set, with Kim and Trump as friends and quarrelling over money.
20 Dec 2018 2:55 PM
Russia has accused US of inventing a false pretext to exit a treaty it wants to leave anyway so as to develop new missiles.
20 Dec 2018 1:11 PM
British Airways had six weekly flights to the Pakistani capital before the Marriott attack, which killed more than 50 people
18 Dec 2018 6:17 PM
The Chinese leader said China would not develop "at the expense of other countries' interests."
18 Dec 2018 5:33 PM
Xi said, 'We must resolutely reform what should and can be changed, we must resolutely not reform what shouldn't and can't be changed.'
18 Dec 2018 12:29 PM
Addressing members of his United National Front, Sirisena reiterated he does not like Wickremesinghe, despite having to reappoint him as PM
17 Dec 2018 6:59 PM
"We can go bald, but the country cannot be lawless," the four women shouted outside the courthouse during their protest.
17 Dec 2018 6:42 PM
A country deeply entrenched in regional crises like those in Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and Yemen
17 Dec 2018 6:25 AM
Mahinda Rajapaksa signed what was called a 'resignation' letter at his residence in capital Colombo.
15 Dec 2018 11:56 AM
The country’s foreign exchange reserves now stand at $9.24 billion, with the third installment from Riyadh expected in January.
15 Dec 2018 7:04 AM