Luxembourg: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier urged his EU partners Friday to stop squabbling and instead focus on how they can solve Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II.
Bangkok: Thai police on Friday said neither of the two men detained over the deadly Bangkok attack last month were believed to be the main bombing suspect — seen on CCTV wearing a yellow t-shirt and p
JAIPUR, India: A court on Friday sentenced three Indian men to 20 years in prison for raping a Japanese student who was sightseeing in one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations.
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's president has sworn in a new Cabinet for a consensus government including members of the two main rival political parties.
DHAKA: A Bangladesh court on Thursday ordered two garment factory owners and 11 others to stand trial for causing the death of 111 workers, almost three years after the country’s worst industrial fire
GAUHATI, India: Naga protesters on Thursday blocked a key highway and authorities shut down wireless Internet services to quell heightening tension in a northeast Indian state where seven people have
GENEVA: Swiss authorities said Thursday they had frozen tens of millions of dollars in assets as part of an investigation into Malaysia’s troubled state investment fund, 1Malaysia Development Berhad (
COLOMBO: A Tamil lawmaker became leader of the opposition in Sri Lanka’s Parliament for the first time in 32 years on Thursday, in the latest sign of progress toward ethnic reconciliation on the once
ANKARA: The father of a 3-year-old Syrian boy photographed lying dead on a Turkish beach has described how their overloaded boat flipped over in the sea and he quickly realized his two sons and his wi
COPENHAGEN: Nordic and Baltic foreign ministers, meeting in Copenhagen on Thursday, called on Russia to immediately release an Estonian policeman who they say was “abducted” from his country and jaile
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