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North Korea threatens to take 'new road', launches more missiles

North Korea has repeatedly complained that the United States and South Korea's joint military drills violate a pledge made by Trump to Kim.

06 Aug 2019 1:37 PM

US 'destroying international order': Chinese media after currency manipulation charge

In strongly-worded editorial, the People's Daily said US was holding its own citizens to ransom, without mentioning the latest US move.

06 Aug 2019 1:29 PM

‘We’ll develop new nuclear missiles if you do’: Putin warns Trump

Pact banned land-based missiles reducing the ability of both countries to launch a nuclear strike on short notice.

06 Aug 2019 8:19 AM

Chinese national arrested with illegal 4 kg gold from Nepal airport

The Chinese national has been taken into custody and the police already have started the investigation into the matter.

05 Aug 2019 8:06 PM

His pants were unzipped: Indian man molests air hostess on Singapore bound flight

He faces a maximum of two years' jail, fine, caning, or any combination of these punishments for each charge.

05 Aug 2019 3:21 PM

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Will continue to extend 'diplomatic, political support' to Kashmiris: Pakistan

Islamabad has for long aided anti-India activities on its soil, many times aimed at perpetrating violence in Kashmir.

05 Aug 2019 2:58 PM

Maldives sends former Vice Precident Ahmed Adeeb to detention center

India had refused entry to former vice president Ahmed Adeeb on Thursday.

05 Aug 2019 2:49 PM

Violent protests pushed Hong Kong to dangerous situation: Carrie Lam

Demonstrators have put forth five demands, including calls for greater democracy in the region.

05 Aug 2019 2:31 PM

HK USD 1 million offered for clue on Hong Kong protester who threw China's flag

Since June, Hong Kong has been witnessing protests which were triggered by a now-suspended extradition bill.

05 Aug 2019 1:39 PM

B'desh PM to visit India in Oct; Teesta water sharing, Rohingya crisis on agenda

Hasina's alliance, dominated by her party Awami League, won the general election with a thumping majority in December last year.

05 Aug 2019 9:55 AM

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Amid protests, more than 100 flights cancelled in Hong Kong

At least 105 flights were listed as cancelled on the airport's departure page on Monday morning.

05 Aug 2019 8:30 AM

Pakistan: Imran Khan presides over National Security Committee meeting

The Prime Minister also urged the United Nations Security Council to 'take note of international threat to peace and security'.

04 Aug 2019 9:18 PM

2 people killed in IED blast in Afghanistan's Kabul

The wounded include two employees of the private Afghani TV network.

04 Aug 2019 7:56 PM

31 dead, 62 rescued after boats capsize in Philippines

Coast guard spokesman Armand Balilo said the dead were mostly passengers of two ferries that flipped over in sudden wind gusts.

04 Aug 2019 4:30 PM

Pak Army denies Indian claim of cross-LoC incursion

The Foreign Office also issued a statement at about mid-night to reject the claims by India.

04 Aug 2019 4:08 PM

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Japan 'crossed line' by removing S Korea from 'white list': PM Lee

‘The decision is the second retaliation after the country imposed export restrictions on key chip materials,’ PM Lee said.

03 Aug 2019 3:37 PM

Pakistan accountability court turns down NAB request to probe Nawaz

Accountability judge Mohammad Bashir returned the application by the NAB, saying the court lacked jurisdiction to entertain it.

03 Aug 2019 1:05 PM

Hong Kong civil servants join anti-government protests

Organisers of the protest estimated the turnout to be around 40,000 while police put the figure at 13,000.

03 Aug 2019 11:59 AM

‘Insincere’: Singapore on apology by Indian-origin YouTubers for ‘racist’ video

The Nair siblings created their rap video in response to the e-payment advertisement, to call out the racism in it.

03 Aug 2019 11:06 AM

Tsunami warning after 7 magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia

There were no immediate reports of casualties, but strong tremors were felt in Jakarta prompting people to run out of office buildings.

02 Aug 2019 6:59 PM

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