US pre-eminence in the Pacific is no more. For a long time experts have been speaking about China’s rapid military modernisation referring to it as…View More Is the US still Asia’s only military superpower?
Liberians are angry about the apparent disappearance of state funds – and are planning a protest march on Friday to demand answers. Their anger centres…View More Where are Liberia’s missing millions?
A detective has told a court in Sudan that former President Omar al-Bashir admitted to receiving millions of dollars from Saudi Arabia. Mr Bashir appeared…View More Sudan’s ex-president ‘given millions from Saudis’
The two Singaporeans reported missing while kayaking off Mersing, Johor, are likely proficient in the sport. Mr Tan Eng Soon, 62, and Madam Puah Geok…View More Two missing Singaporeans likely proficient kayakers but waters turbulent
SINGAPORE – The Singapore Armed Forces and China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) are conducting a 10-day bilateral army exercise from Saturday (July 27). Exercise Cooperation, which…View More Singapore and China conduct 10-day bilateral army exercise
Security opened fire on migrants trying to flee bomb-hit Tajoura detention centre, allegations denied by guards. The United Nations says it has information that Libyan…View More UN reports Libyan guards shot at migrants fleeing air raids
Detectives investigating the murder of a Derbyshire pensioner say they are “searching for body parts”. Graham Snell was reported missing on 30 June, and was…View More Search for body parts after missing man ‘dismembered’ in Chesterfield
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu submitted a plan to the cabinet on Sunday that aims to save the economy a further 1.5…View More Israel's Netanyahu submits plan to ease regulatory burden
US newspaper goes public over four-month-old decision amid ‘speculation on social media’ over Iran coverage. Iran has revoked the press accreditation for the New York…View More Iran revokes New York Times correspondent's accreditation
SINGAPORE – A 30-year-old man was killed after being hit by a forklift at a construction site on Sunday (May 26). The Bangladeshi national was working…View More Bangladeshi worker killed after being hit by forklift at construction site
Foreign ministry doesn’t name who was responsible but warns the incident constitutes a ‘serious development’. The United Arab Emirates said four commercial ships were subjected to…View More UAE says four ships subjected to 'sabotage' off east coast
The United States Army wanted a spiffy new service uniform, one that would stand out in a tough recruiting environment and polish the Army’s image…View More To Stand Out, the Army Picks a New Uniform With a World War II Look
MOSCOW — A court in Moscow on Thursday released from pretrial detention one of the most prominent American businessmen working in Russia, whose arrest earlier…View More Russian Court Orders Release of Michael Calvey, American Businessman
Leigh syndrome is a terrible disease. In the worst cases, it emerges shortly after birth and claims one major organ after another. Movement becomes difficult,…View More Opinion | This Editorial Is Not About Designer Babies