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Prime Mum-ister: New Zealand PM says she's having a baby

Jacinda Ardern is set to become the country's first leader to give birth while in office.

Bannon testifies before House committee probing Russia campaign links

Trump said Bannon had 'lost his mind' and branded him 'Sloppy Steve.'

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.
January 16, 2018 | 07:35 pm GMT+7

China lavishes cash on ally Cambodia with eyes on the Mekong

Cambodia is promised billions of dollars in investment if the country says yes to China's mega-dam project. 
January 15, 2018 | 02:48 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 offering only minimal response.'
January 14, 2018 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese consumers more optimistic about politics in 2018: Financial Times

Strong economic results and a ‘popular’ anti-corruption drive are having an upbeat effect.
January 08, 2018 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

Malaysia's opposition alliance names 92-year old Mahathir as PM candidate

Mahathir is seen as the biggest threat to Prime Minister Najib Razak.
January 08, 2018 | 10:33 am GMT+7

Cambodia's Hun Sen vows to stay in power for at least another 10 years

China said it supports Cambodian gov't's attempts to maintain national security.
December 27, 2017 | 03:55 pm GMT+7

Putin critic Navalny barred from Russian presidential election

The ban took place following mass demonstrations on the streets in support of Navalny. 
December 26, 2017 | 11:42 am GMT+7

Vietnam forges ahead with prosecution of most high-profile casualty of corruption crackdown

A 12-day investigation merits enough evidence to charge Dinh La Thang with economic mismanagement.
December 20, 2017 | 10:10 pm GMT+7

Communist Party chief laments political apathy among 'a segment' of young Vietnamese

'They have been manipulated by hostile forces to do things that run counter to the Party and the country’s direction.'
December 11, 2017 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

Trump endorses accused child molester Moore for Senate

Allegations of sexual harassment have plagued both of America's main political parties in recent weeks.
December 05, 2017 | 03:48 pm GMT+7

Yemen leader orders advance on Sanaa as predecessor killed

Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed as he fled Sanaa. 
December 05, 2017 | 03:01 pm GMT+7

Flynn pleads guilty to lying on Russia, cooperates with US probe

Flynn became the first member of Trump's administration to plead guilty.
December 02, 2017 | 08:41 am GMT+7