Maldives President Yameen extends state of emergency by 30 additional days. Refuses to pay heed to warnings by @MEAIndia

Map. History of Asia conflict

25 April 2018
2 month ago
KCNA: "Hong Jun Phyo, Jo Won Jin and other die-hard conservatives' wild vituperation to check the trend for the national reconciliation and unity will only disclose their true nature as despicable imbeciles in human shape, to say nothing of being worth fellow countrymen."
2 month ago
KCNA: "The thoughtless acts of the conservative group including the 'Liberal Korea Party' are nothing but last-ditch struggling of the rejects of the times driven into the cliff of destruction, being marginalized by the strong trend for national reconciliation and unity."
US Department of State: U.S. disappointed by reports that state of emergency extended in Maldives. U.S. continues to call on President Yameen to end the state of emergency and uphold the rule of law.
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 82km NW of Laiwui, Indonesia
2 month ago
KCNA: "Leader Kim Jong Il was awarded a diploma from the United Left Party of Venezuela on his birth anniversary. The diploma was conveyed on Feb. 14 to the DPRK ambassador to Venezuela bygeneral coordinator of the Federal Political Secretariat of the Party."
Stratfor: According to reports, India's army chief visited Bhutan on Feb. 6-7 to discuss strategic issues on the Doklam Plateau. The fact that the visit took place shows New Delhi is still working quietly to maintain its influence in the neighboring country.2 month ago
Stratfor: According to reports, India's army chief visited Bhutan on Feb. 6-7 to discuss strategic issues on the Doklam Plateau. The fact that the visit took place shows New Delhi is still working quietly to maintain its influence in the neighboring country.
2 month ago
Pakistan and Russian FMs N Moscow talks reiterated that there is no military solution to Afghan conflict and a negotiated settlement is only option for peace.They agreed that unchecked proliferation of Da'esh in Afghanistan, is a threat to peace in the entire region: statement
2 month ago
President Yameen has failed to gain numbers in Parliament to ratify the state of emergency; the state of emergency is illegal and void: Statement by Joint Opposition in Maldives
2 month ago
South Korea launches WTO trade challenge against U.S. duties
Kanpur: Rotomac Pens owner Vikram Kothari being taken for questioning by CBI earlier today
Hyderabad: Police have arrested two people D Nagendra and M Laxma Reddy who indulged in bank fraud with the help of fake documents and cheated amount of 1.5 crores from Andhra Bank, Marredpally Branch, Secunderabad
Maldives President Yameen  extends state of emergency by 30 additional days. Refuses to pay heed to warnings by @MEAIndia2 month ago
Maldives President Yameen extends state of emergency by 30 additional days. Refuses to pay heed to warnings by @MEAIndia
DPRK Reaper hackers have expanded beyond ROK targets to Japan and Middle East, according to @FireEye.
2 month ago
South Korea starts WTO complaint vs USA over anti-dumping duties
2 month ago
Maldives parliament approves extension of state of emergency by 30 days, opposition says approval for extension is illegal
Philippine leader bans news site from covering his events over 'fake news'
Bangladesh, Myanmar officials visit Rohingya trapped at border
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 4km NNE of Jinping, China
Court in Bangkok grants a Japanese man sole custody of 13 children born through surrogate mothers amid increasing concerns on surrogacy in the country
2 month ago
German Ambassador to Pakistan visits CMH Sialkot, meets citizens injured by Indian shelling
2 month ago
At around 18:00 hours militants fired bullets and lobbed grenades at Malangpora water point outside Awantipora Air Force station, firing was retaliated by Defence Security Corps (DSC) guards. The militants ran away, no loss of life/property reported
North Korea poised to launch large-scale cyberattacks, says new report
2 month ago
Indonesia seizes record 1.6 tonnes of crystal methamphetamine
2 month ago
BSF trooper deployed on a Forward Defence Location in Tangdhar area of Kashmir sniped by Pakistan Army this evening. Gunshot wound is in stomach, condition believed to be serious. Being evacuated on foot right now
2 month ago
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has tested positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the Russian Olympic Committee says
2 month ago
Lavrov: US and NATO military are trying to deny facts about the presence of ISIS in Afghanistan.
US Treasury Dep. seeking to fine Asian banks for their alleged involvement in working with Iran to bypass sanctions prior to the signing of JCPOA , Bloomberg reports.
2 month ago
Lavrov: we must prevent the infiltration of ISIS fighters from Afghanistan into Central Asia and Russia
2 month ago
Militants have fired upon guards at the Airforce station, Malangpora in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Guards retaliated and militants have escaped. Massive search operation and cordon launched.
2 month ago
Militants fire at guards at Air Force station in Pulwama
2 month ago
Russia awaits US response on unidentified helicopters in Afghanistan - Lavrov
CBI has found a new farmhouse of Nirav Modi in Alibagh near Mumbai where searches are underway: Central Bureau of Investigation
President Duterte says palace just acted on the complaint of the South Korean firm which said it wasn't being allowed to complete the Navy frigate contract. He says this is what the palace does, act on complaints
Duterte: Philippines National Police chief Ronald Dela Rosa will have an extended term
Duterte: Just pay the right taxes, and you will be protected
South Korea wins gold in women's 3,000m relay short track
Duterte: I will give you time and space to talk about corruption
Duterte to businessmen: If you experience extortion and corruption, tell me about it
Russian Olympic Committee confirms curler tested positive for meldonium
President of the Philippines Duterte: My paradigm never shifted from being a mayor to being president
President Duterte says, prior to this event, he had a meeting with U.S. Ambassador Sung Kim for a briefing with a CIA official
2 month ago
Afghan nomads trapped, hungry as Pakistan blocks access to grazing land
President Duterte leads the oath taking of the new officials of the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce Philippines
Delhi: Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash's complaint letter to Police over yesterday's incident2 month ago
Delhi: Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash's complaint letter to Police over yesterday's incident
2 month ago
It is important that Maldives quickly returns to the path of democracy and the rule of law so that the aspirations of Maldivian people are met and the concerns of the international community are assuaged: Indian MEA
2 month ago
After revocation of Emergency, democratic institutions including judiciary should be allowed to function independently and in fair and transparent manner in accordance with Constitution. Order issued by Maldives SC on 1 February 2018 should be implemented in letter and spirit: Indian MEA
2 month ago
State of Emergency declared in Maldives on 5 February 2018 comes to an end this evening. It is our expectation that the Government of Maldives will not be seeking extension of the State of Emergency so that the political process in Maldives can resume with immediate effect: Indian Ministry of External Affairs
Pakistan, Central African Republic and Afghanistan are the worst countries for newborns while Japan, Iceland and Singapore are the best, days @UNICEF
West Bengal: Left trade unions protest in Kolkata against central and state governments over various issues like unemployment, minimum wages, FRDI Bill etc. Heavy Police deployment in place
2 month ago
Meeting between Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash and Home Minister Rajnath Singh underway in Delhi
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 48km W of Manado, Indonesia
2 month ago
Ex-U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon elected to lead green growth body
Pakistan summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner and condemns the unprovoked ceasefire violations by Indian troops along line of control that killed an 8-year old boy yesterday
10 killed after an overloaded passenger vehicle skids off the road in east China's Jiangxi Province
Indonesia suspends infrastructure projects after string of accidents
Our Army responded to Pakistani operation and after intervention from our side Pakistani guns were silenced and since then there is no firing in the area. From 2 villages some people have been evacuated to safer locations and situation is normal: SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector yesterday2 month ago
Our Army responded to Pakistani operation and after intervention from our side Pakistani guns were silenced and since then there is no firing in the area. From 2 villages some people have been evacuated to safer locations and situation is normal: SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector yesterday
Yesterday there was unprovoked firing by Pakistan troops targeting civilian population in which 1 lady was injured. She was evacuated to hospital. 3 others people also sustained minor injuries who were locally treated: Imtiyaz Hussain, SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector2 month ago
Yesterday there was unprovoked firing by Pakistan troops targeting civilian population in which 1 lady was injured. She was evacuated to hospital. 3 others people also sustained minor injuries who were locally treated: Imtiyaz Hussain, SSP Baramulla on ceasefire violation in Uri Sector
2 month ago
KCNA: "The world has witnessed the U.S. bluffing before the weak but being left helpless before the DPRK, a strong country. Trump's hysteric act will only reveal the servile face of the weak. Words will not work on the U.S. going reckless."
2 month ago
Chinese warships enter East Indian Ocean amid Maldives tensions
2 month ago
KCNA: "It is foolish to think of bringing to knees through 'maximum pressure' the DPRK that has risen as a world-level nuclear power and military power, the commentary jeers, and goes on:"
2 month ago
KCNA: "How hysterically Trump may run amuck, it is taken as nothing but as the shriek made by the mentally deranged man to get rid of the extreme uneasiness before his logic of strength no longer working and before the DPRK that has towered as a strategic state."
Pakistan condemns Indian ceasefire violations along LoC
Defeats in Middle East driving Islamic State fighters to Philippines - separatist
Police reaches Delhi Secretariat2 month ago
Police reaches Delhi Secretariat
2 month ago
Fire broke out at a factory in Patparganj Industrial area, 7 fire tenders at the spot
2 month ago
Koreas ex-president Lee's asset manager arrested
2 month ago
Lawyer opens fire outside a court, killing two rival lawyers in Lahore
2 month ago
Earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale struck Jammu and Kashmir at 12.41pm
Malaysian deputy minister says potholes fixed after photos of him 'praying' went viral
North Korea making progress on new nuclear reactor: report
2 month ago
South Korea to announce joint military drill plan with U.S. before April
Bajaur agency on road for killed student Ahmad shah of Karachi University demanding justice in his extra judicial killing
Budget 2018 a 'strategic and integrated financial plan' to build 'better future': Singaporean PM2 month ago
Budget 2018 a 'strategic and integrated financial plan' to build 'better future': Singaporean PM
President of the Philippines Duterte to let military decide on peace talks with Reds
Four killed as car plunges into sewerage nullah in Gujranwala
It was President Duterte who ordered the Presidential Security Group (PSG) to bar Rappler reporter @piaranada from entering Palace, Malacañang's internal house affairs head tells Ranada
2 month ago
South Korea, Slovenia sign social security agreement
Former US military commander warns against 'bloody nose' strike on North Korea
2 month ago
Nazarbayev orders about-turn on Latin alphabet - diacritics replace apostrophes
US President Donald Trump's son @donaldjtrumpjr arrives in Delhi. He is on a week-long visit to India, reports ANI2 month ago
US President Donald Trump's son @donaldjtrumpjr arrives in Delhi. He is on a week-long visit to India, reports ANI
2 month ago
Kazakhs charged Kyrgyz MP with following criminal offenses: 1) moving large amount across customs border of Eurasian Economic Union of goods or items by person authorized to perform public functions); 2) participation in transnational organized crime group
Thai ex-PM Thaksin calls for party unity ahead of promised election
It appears that following SECDEF Mattis's visit to Jakarta a few weeks ago, US might be set to resume training Indonesian Army Special Forces (Kopassus)
Iwo-yama of Kirishma mountain range eruption warning level raised to "2"
UML, Maoist Centre to unify; party to be named Communist Party of Nepal
Rappler not allowed to enter New Executive Bldg in Malacañang. PSG barring Rappler's Malacañang reporter from entering premises
2 month ago
South Korean military to press ahead with joint drills with U.S. this year
2 month ago
South Korea to order Patriot missile defense upgrades: DAPA
2 month ago
KCNA: "The Trump group's racket for resuming the war exercises is a wild act of ruthlessly trampling even a small sprout of peace that has been seen on the Korean peninsula, and it is a provocative act of chilling the active efforts of the DPRK."
2 month ago
KCNA: "A typical example is the recent bluffing made by the U.S. charge d'affaires a.i. to south Korea, who at the instigation of the Trump group openly hinted that the joint military exercises with south Korea would be conducted as usual after the Winter Olympics."
2 month ago
KCNA: "Displeased with the atmosphere for detente being created on the Korean peninsula thanks to the peace-loving and proactive measure taken by the DPRK, the U.S. is openly going against it."
Trump Jr. will give a foreign policy speech in India
US and Thai marines slurp snake blood and eat scorpions in a jungle survival programme as part of the two nations' annual Cobra Gold war games
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