Two of the three detained Australians were arrested 10 weeks ago after allegedly flying a drone in Iran without permit. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison…View More Australia PM 'pursuing' cases of three citizens detained in Iran
Latest launches head towards waters off east coast of North Korea, the eighth since July. North Korea launched at least two unidentified projectiles towards the…View More North Korea fires projectiles after offering talks with US
Mass culling carried out at farms in 2 provinces in northern Philippines worst hit by highly-contagious disease. Lab tests have confirmed that African swine fever…View More Philippines confirms African swine fever, culls 7,000 pigs
Human rights lawyer and activist Veronica Koman accused of spreading ‘hoaxes’ and inciting unrest in West Papua region. Indonesian police have named a human rights…View More Indonesia police name suspect in West Papua unrest
40-year-old suspect in custody after stabbing incident on first day of school in China’s central province of Hubei. At least eight children have been reportedly…View More Several children killed in attack on primary school in China
Dramatic videos show Hurricane Dorian’s devastating force in the Abaco Islands, Bahamas While people in Florida are worried about Hurricane Dorian’s impending wrath, residents and…View More US-China trade war: New wave of tariffs take effect
Over 1,000 families were left with no electricity in the country, which sits along the ‘Ring of Fire’ seismic fault. A magnitude 6.0 earthquake has…View More Magnitude 6 quake rattles Taiwan as it braces for Typhoon Lekima
But national police deny a deadly shooting incident took place in an interview with Al Jazeera. Jakarta, Indonesia – At least six protesters and one…View More West Papuan protesters killed by Indonesian police: Witnesses
The suspect broke into political commentator’s home in Kyoto last month and sprayed unknown chemicals on the victim. Japanese police are investigating an incident involving…View More Thai critic Pavin cries harassment after chemical attack in Japan
Prime Minister Prayuth orders probe into several small explosions in the Thai capital that left two women injured. Four people have been wounded after at…View More Four wounded in small explosions as Bangkok hosts summit
The seized drugs – 3,200kg cocaine and 467kg ketamine – came from Ecuador and Pakistan, respectively. Malaysian authorities have seized nearly 3,700kg ketamine and cocaine…View More Drugs worth $161m seized in Malaysia's biggest haul
Rights group calls for the dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party. Phnom Penh, Cambodia – Another…View More Cambodia detains another opposition member amid wider crackdown
Career diplomat and MP Lee Soo-hyuck once served as Seoul’s chief negotiator in the six-party talks with North Korea. South Korean President Moon Jae-in appointed…View More South Korea picks new envoy to US who called Trump 'treacherous'
Billions of dollars in losses reported as US president accuses China of currency manipulation. Wall Street’s major indexes posted their biggest percentage drop of the…View More Wall St stocks fall as yuan slide inflames US-China 'trade war'