Thailand to hold much-delayed election on Feb. 24: military govt

Thailand will hold a much-delayed general election on Feb. 24, 2019, the Election Commission said on Tuesday.

UN conference adopts migration pact despite withdrawals

A United Nations conference adopted a migration pact in front of leaders and representatives from over 160 ...

US agents arrest 32 at border protest in San Diego

U.S. authorities arrested 32 people at a migrants-rights protest on Monday organized by a Quaker ...
09:02 am GMT+7

Ghosn, Nissan formally charged in financial misconduct scandal

Tokyo prosecutors indicted ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn for under-reporting his income ...
December 10, 2018 | 09:31 pm GMT+7

US says March 1 'hard deadline' for trade deal with China

Unless U.S.-China trade talks wrap up successfully by March 1, new tariffs will be imposed, U.S. ...
December 10, 2018 | 04:14 pm GMT+7

Turning bombs into bracelets, as Laos villagers wait for safe land

With a long-stemmed ladle, Vanthon pulls shiny, molten metal from a kiln and deftly pours it into a ...
December 10, 2018 | 09:08 am GMT+7

Sexual harassment in the sky: Hong Kong flight attendants fight back

Hong Kong flight attendants are increasingly hitting back against sexual harassment by not only ...
December 10, 2018 | 09:05 am GMT+7

UN climate negotiators sweat over detail and divides

Half-way through talks to breathe life into the Paris climate deal negotiators haggled over how to ...
December 09, 2018 | 02:46 pm GMT+7

China urges Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately ...
December 09, 2018 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

French police clash with 'yellow vest' protesters in Paris

French riot police fired tear gas and clashed with “yellow vest” protesters in central Paris on ...
December 08, 2018 | 09:46 pm GMT+7

Six people, mostly teenagers, killed in Italy nightclub stampede

Six people were crushed to death in the early hours of Saturday following a stampede at a packed ...
December 08, 2018 | 09:29 pm GMT+7

Uber makes confidential filing for long-awaited IPO

Uber Technologies Inc has filed paperwork for an initial public offering, according to three people ...
December 08, 2018 | 09:01 pm GMT+7

Japan opens door wider to foreign blue-collar workers despite criticism

Japan on Saturday enacted a law to let in more foreign, blue-collar workers to ease a labor ...
December 08, 2018 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Huawei exec faces US fraud charges linked to Iran, court hears

Chinese telecom giant Huawei's chief financial officer faces U.S. fraud charges related to ...
December 08, 2018 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Thousands of Myanmar women forced into marriage in China: study

Thousands of vulnerable women and girls from northern Myanmar are being trafficked to China and ...
December 07, 2018 | 03:05 pm GMT+7
 
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