The main group fighting an insurgency in Thailand’s largely Muslim south said it had held its first meeting with officials from the new Thai government and had set out demands as a condition for any formal peace talks.
Southern Yemeni separatists withdrew on Saturday from some government buildings in Aden that they seized last week but held on to military camps that give them control over the southern port, interim seat of Yemen’s ousted Saudi-backed government.
The Irish girl who was missing for 10 days had died from internal bleeding: Authorities.
Trudeau accepts a watchdog’s report that he breached ethics rules by trying to influence a corporate legal case.
Ethnic insurgents launched fresh attacks at several locations across northern Myanmar early Thursday, killing at least one civilian staff member at an elite military college, an army spokesman said.
The opposition is filing an urgent motion for a parliamentary debate to grill Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha over the oath-taking controversy after he twice missed House sessions to explain the matter.
Labour Party urges rebel Conservative lawmakers to help block a no-deal Brexit.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed on Thursday his “path-breaking” move to strip the restive region of Kashmir of its autonomy, in a tub-thumping speech marking Indian Independence Day.
Japan’s new emperor spoke Thursday of “deep remorse” over the country’s wartime past, in his first speech to commemorate the end of World War II since his enthronement in May.
A coalition of 13 US states sued President Donald Trump’s administration on Wednesday, seeking to block a new rule that would drastically reduce legal immigration by denying visas to poor migrants.
An Irish girl’s naked body was found near a jungle stream in Malaysia.
Australia’s opposition leader calls for a debate about “appropriate population growth”.
Indonesian authorities banned residents and trekkers from doing activities within 3 kilometers from the summit of Mount Merapi as the volcano located between Central Java and Yogyakarta provinces spewed hot lava on Wednesday morning.
Police are seeking court arrest warrants for three suspects in the Bangkok bombings believed to have plotted the attack in a neighbouring country and to have since returned there, Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon said on Wednesday.
Restrictions on freedom of movement in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir will be eased after Independence Day on Thursday, the state governor has said, although phone lines and the internet will remain cut off.
Four British men were arrested in Australia and New Zealand in an international drugs sting that netted a record haul of potent MDMA, Australian police said Wednesday.
The Kremlin boasts it was winning the race to develop new cutting edge nuclear weapons.
The final orbit raising manoeuvre of Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft was successfully carried out earlier on Wednesday, according to a statement of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
Chinese ships are no longer allowed to conduct marine research in Philippine waters.
Trump’s administration rule could cut legal immigration in half: Experts.
The Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) has decided to award a “political position” to a small coalition party bloc as Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha prepares to hold clear-the-air talks with the group later this week following their threat to withdraw support for the government.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused the United States on Monday of turning the Gulf region into a “matchbox ready to ignite”, according to Al Jazeera television.
Two of the nine micro-parties with one MP each have announced they will pull out of the coalition and independently serve as “people’s MPs” in Parliament.
Eid al-Adha prayers on Monday morning at various mosques in the Kashmir Valley concluded without any violence, police said.
President Mauricio Macri suffered a crushing defeat as Argentines voted in primary elections on Sunday ahead of October’s general election.
Outrage and intrigue over the apparent suicide in prison of well-connected accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein soared Sunday as US lawmakers pushed for answers
Ban on the domestic sale of elephant ivory and products as government tightens campaign against illegal wildlife trade.
The death toll from floods in the Indian states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 147, state authorities said on Sunday
A hunt for a Franco-Irish teen who disappeared from a Malaysian resort stretched into a second week Sunday
The death toll from typhoon Lekima in eastern China rose to 44 people on Monday morning, according to official data, as the storm continued up the coast, racking up billions of dollars in economic losses and widely disrupting travel.