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Asia

As Pakistan negotiates IMF bailout, China says more corridor projects planned

Cash-strapped Pakistan has approached the International Monetary Fund for a bailout package as it faces a serious economic crisis.

16 Oct 2018 5:47 PM

Bangladesh newspaper editors protest 'anti-press' digital security law

President Abdul Hamid had approved the Digital Security Act on October 8 amidst widespread protests by journalists and rights group.

16 Oct 2018 1:53 PM

Climate change not hoax, but it will 'change back again': President Trump

'I'm not denying climate change,' he said. 'But it could very well go back. You know, we're talking about over a...millions of years.'

15 Oct 2018 11:10 AM

Hindustan Zinc files criminal case against Glencore AG in Indian Court

The Indian Court has now summoned Glencore AG and its representatives.

15 Oct 2018 1:28 AM

Death toll in Afghan election rally bomb attack rises to at least 22

Dozens were killed or wounded in election-related attacks across Afghanistan on Saturday as militants step up attacks on the ballot.

14 Oct 2018 2:10 PM

Singapore: Indian yoga teacher's jail term extended for molesting student

Rakesh Kumar Prasad had appealed against his conviction but his arguments were rejected by HC which allowed an appeal by the prosecution.

13 Oct 2018 11:58 AM

UN chief Antonio Guterres visits Indonesian city hit by quake, tsunami

The 7.5-magnitude quake and wall of water that tore through Palu killed more than 2,000 and left thousands more missing, presumed dead.

12 Oct 2018 6:50 PM

Africa's youngest billionaire, Mohammed Dewji, kidnapped in Tanzania

Dewji, 40, who heads the MeTL Group, was abducted as he entered the gym of a hotel in the city.

11 Oct 2018 4:35 PM

Malaysia to abolish death penalty, says minister

Capital punishment in Malaysia is currently mandatory for murder, kidnapping, possession of firearms and drug trafficking.

11 Oct 2018 2:59 PM

China says US 'making something out of thin air' in spy case

The announcement came as tensions between Washington and Beijing escalate over geopolitics, trade, hacking and corporate espionage.

11 Oct 2018 2:42 PM