Saturday, September 22, 2018
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Asia-Pacfic

North Korea marks 70th anniversary without ballistic missiles

Pyongyang celebrates birthday with huge military parade focussing on peace and economic development.

Li Zanshu

Read more: North Korea marks 70th anniversary without ballistic missiles

   

Global climate protests call for united action as talks stall

Demonstrators across the planet say that too little is being done to combat climate change to ensure a stable future.

Read more: Global climate protests call for united action as talks stall

   

Rescuers continue search for survivors after Japan quake

Dozens still missing after an earthquake triggered landslides on Japan's Hokkaido island, killing 16.

Read more: Rescuers continue search for survivors after Japan quake

   

Moon, Kim agree to third summit to discuss denuclearisation

Leaders of North and South Korea to meet in Pyongyang amid deadlock on the North's nuclear weapons programme.

Read more: Moon, Kim agree to third summit to discuss denuclearisation

   

Japan: Dozens missing as powerful quake triggers landslides

At least eight dead and dozens missing after earthquake triggers multiple landslides in Hokkaido island.

Read more: Japan: Dozens missing as powerful quake triggers landslides

   

Death toll rises as Typhoon Jebi batters Japan

At least 10 dead while thousands stranded at Kansai airport being evacuated in the wake of strongest storm in 25 years.

Typhoon Jebi

Read more: Death toll rises as Typhoon Jebi batters Japan

   

Philippine mayor on Duterte's 'drug list' shot dead by gunmen

Mariano Blanco of the town of Rondo was the 11th mayor killed since Duterte came to power in June 2016.

Read more: Philippine mayor on Duterte's 'drug list' shot dead by gunmen

   

Philippines' Duterte orders arrest of opposition senator

Senator Antonio Trillanes has criticised the president's anti-drug war and challenged him to explain his wealth.

Read more: Philippines' Duterte orders arrest of opposition senator

   

Typhoon Jebi: Nine dead as strongest storm in 25 years hits Japan

Japan's government issues evacuation advisories for more than a million people following the storm's landfall on Shikoku.

Typhoon Jebi

Read more: Typhoon Jebi: Nine dead as strongest storm in 25 years hits Japan

   

Malaysia: Women caned in public for lesbian act

Condemnation in Malaysia after officials in conservative Muslim state whip two women for having sex.

Pan-Malaysian Islamist

Read more: Malaysia: Women caned in public for lesbian act

   

Page 4 of 7

North Korea's Kim agrees to 'disman...

Read More

Philippines rescuers dig for Mangkh...

Read More

Thai cave diver sues Tesla's Elon M...

Read More

South Korean leader in Pyongyang to...

Read More

Leaders of new Thai party charged o...

Read More

Philippines: Rescue efforts under w...

Read More

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page

Israel pounds Gaza

India's Kerala state devastated

Capturing life under apartheid