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Indonesian militant leader killed in shootout, police say
Indonesian security forces have killed the leader of militant group East Indonesia Mujahideen (MIT), which...

19 September, 2021

Hong Kong's first 'patriots-only' election kicks off
Fewer than 5,000 Hong Kong people from mostly pro-establishment circles began voting on Sunday (Sep...

19 September, 2021

Relatives of Afghan family killed in U.S. strike want face-to-face apology
Relatives of the victims of a U.S. drone strike that wiped out 10 members of...

19 September, 2021

Living with Alzheimer's: China's health time bomb
The first time Chen Shaohua went missing and was picked up by police, the 68-year-old's...

19 September, 2021

Myanmar junta to put Suu Kyi on trial for corruption
Myanmar's junta will put ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi on trial for corruption, her...

18 September, 2021

Plane carrying 170, including US, European citizens, departs Kabul for Doha
The third chartered flight bringing civilians from Afghanistan to Qatar since US forces withdrew last...

18 September, 2021

Taliban replaces women's ministry with ministry of virtue and vice
Workers in the Afghan capital Kabul replaced signs for the country's women's ministry with those...

18 September, 2021

India breaks its COVID-19 vaccination record in 'birthday gift' to Modi
India gave a record 22.6 million vaccinations on Friday (Sep 17), three times the average...

18 September, 2021

Three killed, dozens injured as shallow quake hits China's Sichuan
Three people were killed and dozens injured when a shallow earthquake struck south-western China on...

16 September, 2021

In remote Indian village, teacher turns walls into blackboards to close learning gap
In a small tribal village on the eastern tip of India, an enterprising teacher has...

16 September, 2021

Indonesia in talks with WHO to become global vaccine hub: Health minister
Indonesia is in talks with the World Health Organization (WHO) as well as six drug...

16 September, 2021

International court backs probe into 'war on drugs' in the Philippines
Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday (Sep 15) approved a formal investigation...

16 September, 2021

North Korea fires 2 ballistic missiles amid deadlocked nuclear talks
North Korea fired two ballistic missiles into the sea on Wednesday (Sep 15), according to...

15 September, 2021

Taiwan lands fighters on highway as annual drills reach peak
Taiwanese fighter jets landed on a makeshift runway on a highway strip on Wednesday (Sep...

15 September, 2021

Taliban thank world for promised aid, urge US to show 'heart'
The Taliban on Tuesday (Sep 14) thanked the world for pledging hundreds of millions of...

15 September, 2021

Afghan children cling to lorries to be smuggled into Pakistan
Farid glances around furtively, trying to outsmart the Pakistani border guards. It’s a dangerous game...

15 September, 2021

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