The Myanmar army has been accused of carrying out extrajudicial killings in the restive Rakhine region, with residents and activists accusing soldiers of shooting indiscriminately…
A second tropical storm in days has swept into southern China, bringing heavy rain and strong wind to Hong Kong and Macau as the region…
Three North Korea short range ballistic missiles failed on Saturday, a temporary blow to Pyongyang's rapid nuclear and missile expansion, US military officials said. The…
A powerful storm has made landfall in Texas as a Category 4 hurricane in what officials have warned could be a "major disaster" for the…
Eight people are missing after a landslide in small village in southeastern Switzerland, police said Thursday. German, Austrian and Swiss nationals are among those missing,…
Myanmar must scrap restrictions on movement and citizenship for its persecuted Muslim Rohingya minority if it wants to avoid fuelling extremism and bring peace to…
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has demanded an increase in the production of rocket warhead tips and engines, Pyongyang’s state media said Wednesday. The call…
Almost 1,000 people have been killed over a period of two weeks in some of the worst flooding to hit South Aisa in decades, with…
The UN on Tuesday called for Iraq to protect children born to Daesh terrorists, often as a result of rape, from discrimination and abuse. Daesh…