At least 23 people have been killed by a blaze that tore through a Malaysian religious school, trapping them in a dormitory.
North Korea threatens to “sink” Japan and reduce United States to “ashes”.
Trump says he is “fairly close” to finalising a deal to allow young immigrants to stay.
The European Union is determined to prevent migrants setting off from the coast of Libya.
A Finnish national who was kidnapped in an attack on an international guest house in Afghanistan has been freed.
One soldier is dead and 20 other people were wounded, as suspected rebels ambush an army patrol in Thailand’s deep south.
Vietnam orders tens of thousands of people to evacuate its central coastal area as Typhoon Doksuri closed in.
European Commission President, in a flagship speech, says the “wind is back in Europe’s sails” after last year’s shock Brexit vote.
Aung San Suu Kyi, facing international outrage, will not attend the upcoming UN General Assembly because of the Rohingya crisis.
North Korea shows defiance over new UN sanctions imposed after its largest nuclear test.
Singapore names a former speaker of parliament as the multicultural city-state’s first woman president.
Rodrigo Duterte’s critics and allies in the Senate vow to block a move to slash the annual budget of a public-funded human rights agency.
Taiwan issued a warning to ships and airlines cancelled some flights yesterday as the island braced for Typhoon Talim
North Korea condemns the United States and United Nations Security Council over sanctions.
Beijing’s intervention appears aimed at heading off any attempt to censure Myanmar at the council when it convenes.
UN Security Council bans textile exports and caps fuel supplied for North Korea.
One third of all buildings on Saint Martin destroyed, over 90 percent damaged by Irma.
More than three-quarters of children and young adults migrating to Europe are abused.
Philippine lawmakers and Rodrigo Duterte vote to allocate an annual budget of 1,000 pesos to the Commission on Human Rights
Belgian police arrested a suspect after a local mayor had his throat slashed in a graveyard, as they probe a murder that shocks the country.