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7 dead as Myanmar police open fire to disperse...

Myanmar police open fire at hundreds of protesters angry about a ban on a local festival, killing...

Jan 17, 2018

Michelin star boosts chef at outdoor Thai kitchen...

A Thai chef who has spent over 30 years wielding her wok in an unassuming outdoor, coal-fired...

Jan 12, 2018

American evangelist leads rare event in communist...

More than 10,000 Vietnamese have filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by...

Dec 9, 2017

Bali volcano emits wispy plume of steam, flights...

Gushing ash from a Bali volcano dissipated into a wispy plume of steam, and Australian airlines...

Dec 4, 2017

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Michelin star boosts chef at outdoor Thai kitchen...

Jan 12, 2018

A Thai chef who has spent over 30 years wielding her wok in an unassuming outdoor, coal-fired...

Bali volcano emits wispy plume of steam, flights...

Dec 4, 2017

Gushing ash from a Bali volcano dissipated into a wispy plume of steam, and Australian airlines...

Remembering 1963 eruption, Bali's elderly wary of...

Dec 4, 2017

Indonesia's glowering Mount Agung has seemingly quieted, but some survivors of the volcano's...

Stranded in Bali tourists lampooned online for...

Dec 1, 2017

Australian tourists who complained about being stranded on tropical Bali when volcanic ash closed...

Bali flights resume, but volcanic ash still...

Nov 30, 2017

Flights trickled out of Bali a day after its airport reopened but the erupting volcano there shut...

The Latest: Flights trickle from Bali after...

Nov 30, 2017

Bali's airport is operating at far from its usual capacity after reopening while ash from the Mount...

Health

Diphtheria deaths in Indonesia spark immunization campaign

Indonesia has begun a campaign to immunize 8 million children and teenagers against diphtheria after the disease killed 38 people, mostly children, since January

Dec 11, 2017

The Latest: Chemist found VX on Vietnamese woman's clothing

A chemist has told a Malaysian court he found traces of VX nerve agent and its precursors on the clothing of the Vietnamese suspect in the murder of the half brother of North Korea's leader

Oct 5, 2017

The Latest: VX-tainted samples examined in Malaysia trial

Prosecutors and defense lawyers examined samples where VX nerve agent was found in the death of the half brother of North Korea's leader

Oct 4, 2017

The Latest: Post-mortem found VX caused Kim Jong Nam's death

A post-mortem report submitted as evidence in the trial of two women accused of murdering the half brother of North Korea's leader shows the VX nerve agent used to kill him was found not just on his face and eyes but also in his body and on his clothing

Oct 3, 2017

Vietnam battles dengue outbreaks with 42 percent more cases

Vietnam is battling raging dengue fever outbreaks with more than 10,000 new infections reported over the past three weeks stretching its medical system.

Aug 18, 2017

Thailand's chunky monkey on diet after gorging on junk food

A morbidly obese wild monkey who gorged himself on junk food and soda left behind by tourists has been rescued and placed on a strict diet of lean protein, fruits and vegetables

May 19, 2017