The top U.N. human rights official has said he would not be surprised if a court one day ruled that acts of genocide had been committed against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar,
Indonesia’s constitutional court narrowly rejects a petition to bar all consensual sex outside of marriage in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country.
Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha denies US claims that North Korean companies are doing business with Thailand.
One death has so far been linked to the program, which the govt rolled out faster than it was advised to.
A steady trickle of Chinese money into casinos swells to a tide that promises to remodel a city touted as the first port of call on China’s ‘Belt and Road.’
Thai police arrest four members of a Hells Angels biker gang accused of drug crimes, violence and posing a threat to society, the Tourist Police said.
An annual poetry contest aims to break down barriers with Singaporean society by showcasing migrant workers’ literary talents.
North Korea warns that the largest-ever joint aerial drills between the US and South Korea could push the peninsula to the ‘brink of nuclear war.’
Pope Francis calls for decisive measures to resolve the political reasons that caused mostly Muslim refugees in Myanmar to flee to Bangladesh.
‘Legally, they are just ordinary citizens, they are no longer special officials who receive diplomatic passports,’ said an Interior Ministry undersecretary.
Former foreign minister and Asean secretary-general Surin Pitsuwan died of an acute heart attack on Thursday.
Gives airlines a window to get tourists out while authorities step up efforts to get thousands of villagers to move to safety.
Hun Sen asks for more aid from China, which has shielded his govt from international criticism of its crackdown on the opposition ahead of 2018 elections.
Thai authorities arrest 16 protesting against the construction of a coal-fired power plant, drawing criticism of the military govt from activists.
Authorities heighten flight warnings around Mt. Agung as eruptions send a plume of volcanic ash and steam some 6,000 meters into the sky above the island.