A Chinese relative of passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 reacts as he attends a meeting at the Metro Park Hotel in Beijing. (AFP)
HANOI: Anti-China protesters hoping to lay wreaths at a famous statue in the Vietnamese capital on Sunday were obstructed by an unusual sight of ballroom dancers and an energetic aerobics class held t
LONDON: European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso warned Sunday that it would be “difficult, if not impossible” for an independent Scotland to join the European Union.
KATMANDU: A small plane owned by state-run Nepal Airlines Corporation company went missing with 18 people aboard in bad weather in west Nepal on Sunday, officials said, highlighting air safety conc
MANILA: Suspected Abu Sayyaf extremists kidnapped a Filipino couple in the southern Philippines on Sunday, adding to a group of hostages they are holding that includes two European tourists, military
KARACHI/PESHAWAR, Pakistan: At least eight people were killed, including a police officer guarding a polio vaccination drive, in two separate bombings in Pakistan on Sunday.
JAKARTA: US Secretary of State John Kerry visited Southeast Asia’s largest mosque during his visit to Indonesia Sunday, paying tribute to Islam in the world’s most populous Muslim-majority nation.
In the first interview after stepping down as Delhi chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal said desired changes cannot be achieved until he gets absolute majority.
JAKARTA: Three Indonesian airports reopened Saturday while four others remained closed, officials said, after a volcanic eruption killed four people and forced mass evacuations.
BANGALORE: Prosecutors asked an Indian judge Saturday to allow them to bring an additional charge of sodomy against a French consular official who has been accused of raping his three-year-old daughte
PARIS: France’s military operation in the Central African Republic will last longer than initially planned because the situation in the country is worse than anticipated, French Defense Minister Jea
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