Malaysia says it won't let politics derail Singapore train projects

Malaysia's prime minister hopes to be reelected next year despite being mired in a multi-billion dollar corruption scandal.

Torture probe launched after 13 siblings held captive in US home

The victims have been found tortured, malnourished, mistreated by their own parents. 

Remand extended for Palestinian teen in viral 'slap' video

The teenager has been hailed as the symbol of Palestinian resistance against Israeli occupation. 
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20 killed in clashes at Libya's main international airport

 20 people were killed and 63 wounded in the clashes. 
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A 'shithole' by any other name: how world media translated Trump

'Shithole' is so obscene that journalists have a headache over how to describe it in their ...
January 15, 2018 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Oil tanker's sinking off China raises environmental fears

The oil spill could cover up to 50 square miles. 
January 15, 2018 | 03:07 pm GMT+7

16 injured from tourist boat explosion in southern Thailand

Six others are in a severe condition.
January 15, 2018 | 08:31 am GMT+7

Trump says 'I'm not a racist,' willing to reach deal on DACA

'I'm the least racist person you will ever interview,' he added.
January 15, 2018 | 08:29 am GMT+7

Plane skids off Turkish runway and plunges towards sea

'We tilted on the side and the front of the plane went down and the back of went up.'
January 15, 2018 | 08:28 am GMT+7

China punishes officials for tampering with smog monitoring

The environment ministry said officials in Jiangxi and Henan sought to reduce emissions readings by ...
January 15, 2018 | 08:11 am GMT+7

EU more dependent on Russian gas despite bid to diversify

There is an increasing demand from European countries for Russian gas. 
January 14, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Turkey and the EU: time for plan B?

President Erdogan has repeatedly huffed and puffed over the length of Turkey's EU bid.
January 14, 2018 | 04:53 pm GMT+7

Whistleblower Manning seeks US Senate seat

Anti-war, anti-secrecy activist Chelsea Manning is now a U.S. senatorial candidate.  
January 14, 2018 | 04:52 pm GMT+7

Republican powerbrokers: the private Mercer family that bets on Trump

Mercer, 71, is 'almost nonverbal, looking at you with a dead stare and either not talking or ...
January 14, 2018 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Tears and panic as false missile alert unnerves Hawaii

False alarm!
January 14, 2018 | 09:58 am GMT+7