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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

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

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

Jan 14, 2019

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

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

Jan 4, 2019

Thailand braces for powerful storm at southern...

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

Jan 4, 2019

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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

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

Muslims pray for strength in quake-hit Indonesian city

As the sun slipped behind the mountains and a gentle breeze blew onshore, hundreds of Muslims gathered on a beach to pray and remember those they lost, a week after a massive earthquake and tsunami ravaged an Indonesian city and killed over 1,500 people.

Oct 5, 2018

Rare Sumatran tiger caught in animal trap dies

Authorities say a critically endangered Sumatran tiger pregnant with two cubs was found dead in the Indonesian province of Riau after being caught in a pig trap

Sep 27, 2018