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  World   Asia  22 May 2019

World, Asia, 22 May 2019

Afghanistan, terrorism top Sushma Swaraj's speech at SCO meet

The SCO is a Eurasian political, economic, and security alliance created in 2001 in Shanghai.

22 May 2019 5:07 PM

China's big three airlines seek 737 MAX payouts from Boeing: reports

China Southern is Asia's largest carrier by fleet size, China Eastern is country's number two, while Air China is the state flag carrier.

22 May 2019 4:39 PM

North Korea calls Biden ‘fool of low IQ’ over Kim criticism

There was no immediate reaction from the Biden camp, possibly due to the late hour in the United States.

22 May 2019 2:29 PM

Japan’s sumo fans welcome Trump Trophy but wish he would sit cross-legged

Trump will not be the first foreign dignitary to present a trophy to a sumo tournament winner.

22 May 2019 1:30 PM

European nations donate more than USD 5 mn to N Korea amidst worst drought in history

Pyongyang has been experiencing its worst drought in 37 years, raising fears crops due to be harvested next month will also suffer.

22 May 2019 1:24 PM

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China delivers first overhauled JF-17 fighter jet to Pakistan

JF17 is part of close defence cooperation between the two countries under which China has become a major supplier of arms to Pakistan.

22 May 2019 11:38 AM

At least 6 dead, 200 injured in civil unrest following Indonesia election result

'The number of people dead was six,' he said, adding that hospitals were conducting post mortems to determine the cause of death.​

22 May 2019 10:47 AM

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