Trump, Iran's Rouhani exchange threats, insults on UN's world stage

U.S. President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani exchanged taunts at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday.

Standard Chartered to stop financing new coal-fired power stations

Standard Chartered said on Tuesday it will stop financing new coal-fired powerd stations.

Japan woman held over keeping baby body in locker 'for years'

Tokyo police said they had arrested a 49-year-old woman suspected of dumping a stillborn baby's ...
September 25, 2018 | 03:27 pm GMT+7

500,000 children face 'immediate danger' in Libya capital: UN

Half a million children are in "immediate danger" in Libya's capital Tripoli due to fighting, ...
September 25, 2018 | 08:26 am GMT+7

US approves possible $330 million military sale to Taiwan: Pentagon

The U.S. State Department has approved the possible sale to Taiwan of military aircraft worth up to ...
September 25, 2018 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Google tunes search for prescience and pictures

Google unveiled changes Monday aimed at making the search engine more visual and intuitive to the ...
September 25, 2018 | 08:20 am GMT+7

Singapore competition watchdog fines Grab, Uber $9.5 million over merger

Singapore’s anti-trust watchdog fined Grab and Uber a combined S$13 million ($9.5 million) over ...
September 24, 2018 | 01:32 pm GMT+7

US, China impose fresh tariffs with no trade talks in sight

The U.S. and China imposed fresh tariffs on each other’s goods on Monday, showing no signs of ...
September 24, 2018 | 11:51 am GMT+7

Trump's Supreme Court pick faces new sexual misconduct claim

President Donald Trump's embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faced a second accusation ...
September 24, 2018 | 09:51 am GMT+7

Asian firms shuffle production around the region as China tariffs hit

A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products are moving to shift production from China to ...
September 24, 2018 | 08:25 am GMT+7

South Africa rhino poaching drops sharply but hundreds still being killed

Over 500 rhinos were poached for their horns in South Africa in the first eight months of 2018, a ...
September 23, 2018 | 09:56 am GMT+7

Trump weighs draft order targeting Google, Facebook: reports

President Donald Trump is weighing an executive order that would open federal antitrust and ...
September 23, 2018 | 08:48 am GMT+7

Fear and fanfare as Hong Kong launches China rail link

A new multi-billion dollar high-speed rail link between Hong Kong and mainland China launched ...
September 23, 2018 | 08:10 am GMT+7

Truck full of bodies draws Mexicans searching for relatives

Dozens of Mexicans searching for missing relatives journeyed to Guadalaraja this week, where a ...
September 22, 2018 | 01:55 pm GMT+7

New bombshell revives debate on Trump fitness for office

Donald Trump's deputy attorney general had discussed ways to force him from office on grounds of ...
September 22, 2018 | 08:32 am GMT+7
 
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