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Kim or Trump? Hanoi barber offers leaders'...

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un have become the latest style icons in Hanoi, a week before their...

Feb 20, 2019

Thai princess' political bid sunk by her brother,...

Thai politics took two astonishing turns when the king's sister sought to make a historic bid to...

Feb 8, 2019

Thai princess finds tumult in politics, like life

The Thai princess who tried to buck tradition to jump into the political arena has always been a...

Feb 8, 2019

Thai military chief urges loyalty ahead of...

Thailand's military has held its annual Armed Forces Day parade as the country prepares for...

Jan 18, 2019

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Travel

Heavy smog, worsened by weather, raises alarm...

Jan 14, 2019

Unusually high levels of smog worsened by weather patterns are raising alarm across Asia

Tropical storm's rain, surging seas strike Thai...

Jan 4, 2019

Rain, wind and surging seawater from a tropical storm are buffeting coastal villages and...

Thailand braces for powerful storm at southern...

Jan 4, 2019

Ferry services suspended, people evacuated ahead of a tropical storm expected to pound Thailand's...

Stealth Indonesia tsunami turns perfect night...

Dec 25, 2018

The tsunami that roared ashore in Indonesia hit with no warning and turned a seemingly perfect...

Alba the albino orangutan returned to jungle in...

Dec 21, 2018

The world's only known albino orangutan climbed trees, foraged for food and began building a nest...

Indonesian airline whose plane crashed a low-cost...

Oct 29, 2018

Indonesian airline whose plane crashed a low cost high flyer

Health

Bangkok flies drones as PM warns of costs in pollution fight

Drones are spraying water to try to reduce air pollution around Bangkok while the governor invited critics to brainstorm better ideas to improve air quality in the Thai capital

Feb 1, 2019

Bangkok schools closed over air pollution concerns

More than 400 schools in Thailand's capital, Bangkok, have been shut due to increasing concern over dangerously unhealthy air pollution

Jan 30, 2019

Heavy smog, worsened by weather, raises alarm across Asia

Unusually high levels of smog worsened by weather patterns are raising alarm across Asia

Jan 14, 2019

UN finds 486 million in Asia still hungry, progress stalled

A United Nations report says some 486 million people are malnourished in Asia and the Pacific and progress in alleviating hunger is stalling

Nov 2, 2018

Former No. 1 Wozniacki has rheumatoid arthritis

Caroline Wozniacki says she was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis before the U.S. Open

Oct 25, 2018

US defense secretary sees the enduring costs of Vietnam War

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sees first-hand the enduring costs of fighting the Vietnam War

Oct 17, 2018