Thais turn to 1,066 turtles to celebrate new king's birthday

King Vajiralongkorn's July 28 birthday was announced by the military government as a public holiday this year.

Trump won't let Assad get away with 'horrible' crimes

Trump also called the Lebanese Shiite militia Hezbollah a threat to the entire Middle East.

America's warrior-senator McCain returns to Senate - for now

The scar above John McCain's eye and purplish bruise on his face stood as evidence that all was not ...
09:16 am GMT+7

Trump says Apple promised three new US plants: report

Apple chief executive Tim Cook committed to building 'three big plants,' in the United States.
09:15 am GMT+7

Chinese jets intercept U.S. surveillance plane: U.S. officials

'This is not conducive to mutual trust between the Chinese and U.S. militaries, and constitutes a ...
July 25, 2017 | 04:13 pm GMT+7

Indonesia's disaster agency says forest fire threat to escalate

'The peak of the dry season is predicted to be in August and September, so the threat of forest and ...
July 25, 2017 | 04:05 pm GMT+7

Michael Kors to buy luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo for $1.2 billion

Michael Kors has been struggling in recent quarters with declining same-store sales as fewer people ...
July 25, 2017 | 03:56 pm GMT+7

Kushner denies collusion, insists 'all actions were proper'

'Let me be very clear -- I did not collude with Russia, nor do I know of anyone else in the ...
July 25, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Chinese shipbuilders tap rising cruise demand, rattle European rivals

Cruise shipbuilding is key 'Made in China 2025' objective.
July 25, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Thai cops bust $3 million phone scam gang

There were about 120 victims of this fraud.
July 24, 2017 | 02:03 pm GMT+7

Trump open to signing Russia sanctions legislation -official

'We support where the legislation is now and will continue working with the House and Senate to put ...
July 24, 2017 | 09:13 am GMT+7

Trafficked, beaten, abused: life of a Nigerian house girl

Many girls are sent away by their parents who cannot afford to feed or school them, while others ...
July 24, 2017 | 09:13 am GMT+7

Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis in Philippines

Martial law extended but security strategy unclear
July 24, 2017 | 09:12 am GMT+7

US confirms N. Korea travel ban after Warmbier death

The official announcement 'will basically end American tourism' in North Korea.
July 23, 2017 | 01:58 pm GMT+7

Headway on AIDS threatened by funding slowdown

A Trump budget could lead to nearly 200,000 new HIV infections, according to the KFF.
July 23, 2017 | 11:22 am GMT+7