Row over who represents coup-hit Myanmar at UN

Myanmar’s ambassador to the UN Kyaw Moe Tun making a three-finger protest salute on February 26,…

Indonesia volcano belches huge ash column

A farmer tends to a farm as Mount Sinabung spews ash into the sky, as seen…

Myanmar security forces fire on anti-coup protesters

A policeman kicks part of a barrier set up by protesters on a road during a…

Governor: All 279 kidnapped Nigerian students released

GUSAU, Nigeria: All 279 girls kidnapped from their boarding school in northern Nigeria have been released…

China’s billionaires club swells as market rally offsets virus pain

A general view taken from Victoria Peak shows commercial and residential buildings in Kowloon (back) and…

CO2 pollution bounces back, climate goals at risk — IEA

PARIS: Global CO2 emissions have returned to pre-pandemic levels and then some, threatening to put climate…

US father and son handed to Japan over Ghosn’s escape

Former Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn (pictured September 2020) was arrested in November 2018 and had been…

Suu Kyi hit with two new criminal charges

A tear gas canister is seen on the ground in Yangon, as security forces continue to…

Bali kicks off drive-thru virus jabs for hospitality workers

JAKARTA: Indonesian resort island Bali has launched a drive-thru vaccination campaign targeting thousands of hospitality workers,…

Thousands in Lebanon rally in support of Maronite patriarch

Lebanese protesters carry the portrait of Lebanon’s Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros al-Rahi (or Rai) ahead of…