US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is visiting India to mend ties between the two countries, but analysts believe the visit is unlikely to restore the balance amid disputes between the two countries.
The Philippines has become a fast-growing source for China's burgeoning English teaching market with many Chinese online platforms starting to look for language teachers in the country.
Lee Hsien Loong once said the PAP's new committee was a “major step forward in our political renewal.” As the potential leader and “a safe pair of hands,” Heng Swee Keat shoulders great responsibility.
North Koreans hold cards to make an image of a worker and a farmer during a mass performance of “The Land of the People” at the May Day Stadium in ...
A pile of drugs burns during a destruction ceremony to mark the UN's International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Yangon, Myanmar on Wednesday.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday dismissed the idea that nuclear negotiations between Pyongyang and Washington had stalemated but stressed patience was needed to bridge a 70-year "sea of mistrust."
South Korea and Saudi Arabia signed an $8.3 billion economic cooperation pact Wednesday during Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's first visit to Seoul, as the oil-rich kingdom looks eastward.
A doctor (center) from Turkey demonstrates the technique of needle insertions in the spine during a spine surgery workshop at the University of the Philippines in Manila on Wednesday, as part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations' Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery and Techniques Congress.
Chinese experts warned on Wednesday that if Canadian officials attempt to seek help from the US in exerting pressure on China at the upcoming G20 summit, it will be futile. And bilateral ties could further worsen, unless Canadian officials stop their wrongful and provocative words and deeds, they said.
Two start-ups from Kenya and Zambia were on Wednesday declared winners of the 2019 Ashden Award that seek to reward organizations on the frontline of green energy revolution.
President Hassan Rouhani said Iran "never seeks war" with the US, state media reported Wednesday amid a spike in tensions between the two countries.
The UK's Boris Johnson challenged his rival for Britain's leadership on Tuesday to deliver Brexit by the end of October whatever happens, only to be accused once again of trying to avoid scrutiny.
Former US special counsel Robert Mueller is to testify in public about his report into alleged Russian electoral interference, paving the way for a historic television moment in which Democrats will attempt to make the case for President Donald Trump's impeachment before the American people.
A firefighter sprays water on the cupola of the Berlin Cathedral during a fire drill on Wednesday in Berlin, Germany. The exercise was organized to train for firefighting and rescue operations.
“The US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, strict economic sanctions against Iran and increasing US military presence in the Persian Gulf all show that Washington has many preconditions over talks with Iran,” said Iranian ambassador to China.
The newly appointed UN envoy in Somalia on Wednesday lauded the critical role played by the African Union troops in ongoing efforts to stabilize Somalia.
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Wednesday that he will attend the Group of 20 (G20) summit in Osaka, Japan, to demonstrate Thailand and ASEAN's support for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
Two people including a district police chief were killed in a roadside bomb in the eastern Ghazni province on Wednesday, provincial governor's spokesman Aref Nuri said.