Map. History of Asia conflict

16 August 2018
Ropucha class large landing ship "Oslabya" ​​of the Pacific Fleet ran aground during exercises near Vladivostok
China files new complaint at WTO over US tariffs, Xinhua says
1 month ago
Jammu And Kashmir: Militants hurl grenade at joint camp of CRPF and Rashtriya Rifles in Pulwama's Tahab. No casualties/injuries reported. Security personnel retaliated with aerial firing.
Duterte says will not seek second term under new constitution
RuAF Tu204 from Vienna to Sochi 1455z. Foreign Minister Lavrov has been meeting ministers from China/France/Germany/UK/Iran to discuss 2015 Nuclear Accord.
At least 10 people are believed buried alive by landslide in Hiroshima Prefecture as heavy rainfall continued in wide areas of Japan.
Nagpur: Two youth killed after being struck by lightning in Ramtek
1 month ago
Nawaz Sharif says he is returning to Pakistan, will go to jail, asks people of Pakistan to support him
South Korea OKs local cable broadcaster's trip to North Korea
Srinagar: Militants lob grenade at CRPF party in Pantha Chowk1 month ago
Srinagar: Militants lob grenade at CRPF party in Pantha Chowk
12 missing as heavy rain continues in western Japan
Thai divers prepare to go in cave for save soccer team
'Major fire' at Rangoon Road area, Singapore1 month ago
'Major fire' at Rangoon Road area, Singapore
Duterte: I am not the enemy of the Moro. I cannot kill a Moro. I cannot fight a Moro. I can only talk to a Moro about peace
No interference in Najib's graft case, says Dr Mahathir
President Zheenbekov tells parliament that Kyrgyzstan is consulting with Russia on construction of Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan-China railway.
Latest death toll from Phuket boat accidents: 33 dead, 23 missing. Search suspended for today, to resume tomorrow morning. Most people are Chinese tourists
1 month ago
[email protected]: "I'm going to get one of those little kits and in the middle of the debate when [@SenWarren] proclaims that she's of Indian heritage because her mother says she has high cheekbones. That's her only evidence, that her mother said she had high cheekbones."
Pakistan anti-corruption court sentences former PM Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison.
1 month ago
Kazakhstan's deputy foreign minister Roman Vasilenko notes that official Astana's position regarding Caspian Sea has always been that it is supposed to be a demilitarized area.
21 dead, 35 missing, in Phuket boat accidents, according to governor
1 month ago
Jammu And Kashmir: Militants lob a grenade at the residence of former National Conference leader Mohammad Ashraf Bhat in Pulwama's Tral. No injuries/casualties reported
North Korean, Russian entrepreneurs to discuss trade in Vladivostok next week
Hundreds of thousands evacuated in Japan as 'historic' rain falls; four dead
1 month ago
Chinese spies attempted to bribe members of Germany's Bundestag for information in the form of "analyses," a German newspaper reported on Friday.
3 Naxals killed in an encounter with security forces in Dantewada-Sukma border; one Jawan injured: DIG Sundarraj P
Deaths in Thailand tourist boat accident rises to 27
U.N. aid chief to visit North Korea, first visit since 2011
China's Premier Li says China will protect interests of foreign companies in China and their intellectual property rights and will treat them the same as Chinese companies
China's Premier Li says no matter how international environment may change China has a huge market and potential for growth
China Premier Li says if one insists on waging a trade war it would hurt others and themselves
China Premier Li says if any party resorts to increase in tariffs, China would take measures in response to protect China development interests and safeguard multilateral trade government and rules
China's Premier Li says China will be committed to further opening up its market to foreign companies (not countries)
China's Premier Li says no one will emerge as a winner from a trade war
China's Premier Li says trade war is never a solution and China will never start one
1 month ago
Moscow and Beijing want to save Iran nuclear deal: RIA cites Russian foreign minister
First images of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arriving in Pyongyang, North Korea. Secretary Pompeo is   meeting with  Vice Chairman Kim Yong Chol. (Photos: Pool)1 month ago
First images of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arriving in Pyongyang, North Korea. Secretary Pompeo is meeting with Vice Chairman Kim Yong Chol. (Photos: Pool)
China's retaliatory tariffs on US goods took effect at 12:01 PM Friday at the same value and tax rate as US tariffs on Chinese goods - Xinhua
Xi Jinping may be heading to Pyongyang in September for the 70th anniversary of the DPRK's founding
Thai authorities say the death toll in the boat accident has climbed to 40; search and rescue still underway, local media reports
Zakir Naik will not be deported: Malaysia PM
Iran and China FMs met in Coburg Hotel in Vienna ahead of ministerial joint commission session on JCPOA. UK FM not to attend the session. Minister Alistair Burt will represent him.1 month ago
Iran and China FMs met in Coburg Hotel in Vienna ahead of ministerial joint commission session on JCPOA. UK FM not to attend the session. Minister Alistair Burt will represent him.
Divers report multiple bodies in hull of sunken Thai vessel: navy
North Korea denounces U.S. over human rights criticism.
Malaysia PM Mahathir to raise 'unfair' contracts in August visit to China
Pakistani court is due to rule in a corruption case against ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif over the ownership of luxurious London properties that could see him jailed if found guilty
Fire and rescue officials are battling to contain a blaze at three oil storage tanks of the Tipco Asphalt refinery in Malaysia's northern town of Kemaman
1 month ago
National Accountability Court Lahore has handed over former Principal Secretary of Prime Minister Fawad Hassan Fawad to NAB authorities on a fourteen days physical remand
China foreign ministry did not offer details on implementation of tariffs on US goods, though confirmed tariffs on some products kicked in
Photo: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Pyongyang to press Kim Jong Un for a more detailed commitment to denuclearisation following the North Korean leader's summit with President Trump
China Daily, which reported earlier that China's retaliatory tariffs against the US took effect, changed its story and cites commerce ministry as saying China will take action
China foreign ministry says China always opposes unilateralism, trade protectionism
China foreign ministry says tariffs have been implemented on some U.S. goods by customs
China's foreign ministry says unilateral pressure will be futile, when China's interests are impacted we will fight back
Ganderbal: Two pilgrims injured after the bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims from Baltal base camp to Srinagar skidded off the road near Kangan's Ganiwan on Srinagar-Leh highway, shifted to nearest hospital. Jammu And Kashmir1 month ago
Ganderbal: Two pilgrims injured after the bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims from Baltal base camp to Srinagar skidded off the road near Kangan's Ganiwan on Srinagar-Leh highway, shifted to nearest hospital. Jammu And Kashmir
Water-logging inside Nagpur Vidhan Sabha compound following heavy rain in the city
The death toll in the boat accident off the coast of Phuket has climbed to 15 and is expected to rise, at least 10 were Chinese tourists
The death toll in the boat accident off the coast of Phuket has climbed to 10 and is expected to rise, all 10 were Chinese tourists
New Zealand says China's rise in the Pacific threatens national security
Thailand PM sends condolences on plane crash, death of cave rescuer, and Chinese tourists dead and missing in Phuket
1 month ago
Afghan Taliban rule out talks with the gov't and the group's spokesman says in a statement Taliban will not talk to "powerless side". Taliban spox Zabihullah Mujahid says "foreign invasion is a fundamental issue" and they want to solve the problem with invaders
Thai authorities say death toll in Phuket boat accident has climbed to seven
China chides Iran over threat to block oil exports through Strait of Hormuz
Hundreds of thousands evacuated in Japan as 'historic' rain falls; two dead
Asia shares steady as U.S. hikes tariffs on China
Pompeo in Pyongyang to flesh out summit deal
1 month ago
Ambassador Harris to arrive in South Korea this weekend: US embassy
1 month ago
(LEAD) South Korea braces for fallout from U.S.-China trade war
Officials in Beijing have accused Washington of launching the "largest trade war in economic history" as the U.S. places a 25% tax on $34bn (£26bn) worth of Chinese imports
Death toll climbs to 17, as rescuers rec: over 16 more bodies on Friday after two tourist boats capsized off Phuket Island of Thailand; victims' nationalities to be identified
1 month ago
US Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in North Korea
China promised not to fire the first shot, but in order to defend our interests, we are forced to make necessary counterattacks, Chinese Ministry of Commerce said Friday as $34 billion US tariffs on China's goods take effect.
Pompeo: Next stop: Pyongyang. I look forward to continuing my meetings with North Korean leaders. There's much hard work ahead but peace is worth the effort.1 month ago
Pompeo: "Next stop: Pyongyang. I look forward to continuing my meetings with North Korean leaders. There's much hard work ahead but peace is worth the effort. "
1 month ago
KCNA: "We will becomedeath-defying corps politically, ideologically and devotedly defending the respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, who represents our destiny and future, cherishing deep in our mind the immutable truth that the final victory is in store for us guided by him."
1 month ago
KCNA: "All the participants swore as followsWe, members of the youth vanguard, will become genuine Kimilsungists-Kimjongilists whocarry forward the idea and cause of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il, holding them in high esteem as the eternal sun of Juche."
1 month ago
KCNA: "Members of the youth vanguard met before the statues of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il on Mansu Hill on Thursday, where they pledged to hold the President in high esteem forever and build a powerful socialist nation."
Japan executes Shoko Asahara, leader of Aum Shinrikyo cult, whose 1995 attack on the Tokyo metro killed 13 people
1 month ago
KCNA: "Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Thursday sent a congratulatory message to Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador upon his election as president of the United Mexican States."
1 month ago
KCNA: "Members of UNICEF, UNPF, FAO of the UN and WFPvisited the statues of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Ilwith the approach of theanniversary of the President's demise. They laid floral baskets before the statues of the great leaders and paid tribute to them."
Heather Nauert, asked if US is softening on NK: "Nothing could be further from the truth. Our policy toward North Korea has not changed. We are committed to a denuclearized North Korea, and Secretary Pompeo looks forward to continuing his consultations with North Korean leaders"
Chinese consulate-general in Songkhla said it has activated its emergency procedures and urged the local government to make all-out efforts to rescue Chinese citizens after two boats carrying over 130 tourists overturned off Thai tourist island Phuket on Thursday.
Governor in southern Thailand province of Phuket says 49 missing from tourist boat that overturned in rough seas
Pompeo heads to North Korea for nuclear talks
Chinese Premier LiKeqiang on Thursday arrived in Bulgaria for an official visit to the country and the seventh meeting of heads of government of China and 16 Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) in Sofia
Ford says no plans to hike China prices despite new tariffs
At least 14 school children injured, some seriously, when their van collided with a truck in Shamli district: police.
Phuket governor says 90 tourists from China, Taiwan and Russia have been rescued, but seven people remain missing
Police in southern Thailand resort of Phuket say at least seven missing as rough seas overturn two tourist boats
Dozens missing in boat capsize off Thai tourist island: disaster office
1 month ago
Hong Kong court ruling granting visas to gay expatriate workers' spouses will help fuel LGBT groups' push for other Asian hubs to change policies
4 cult group members slain in police operations
Malaysians still support me, says Najib. He said: "In the past 24 hours, I have seen support from Malaysians for me, whether they were present outside the MACC building, in court or on social media."
1 month ago
Arrests in Vietnam over 'terrorist' bomb at police post
Trade war could hurt these economies far more than U.S., China
A Japanese victim of state kidnapping by North Korea urges PM Shinzo Abe to hold direct talks with Kim Jong Un to bring all abductees back
1 month ago
Hope for peace, reconciliation found through inter-Korean basketball games: Seoul official
1 month ago
Singapore proposes fines on Grab, Uber, says merger harms competition
1 month ago
Jammu and Kashmir: Two Over Ground Workers(OGW) arrested by security forces in Anantnag, ammunition including a live grenade and a Chinese pistol recovered
Philippine Army retakes Maguindanao town after 12-hour standoff with BIFF.
The two top executives of a Tokyo university suspected of involvement in graft scandal that led to the arrest of a senior education ministry official.
1 month ago
Moon vows housing support for newlyweds
Malacañang: No mandate to kill those in narco list
The NAB confirms arrest of Fawad Hassan Fawad, former secretary to then prime minister Nawaz Sharif.
Special investigation task group probing the death of Gen. Tinio Mayor Ferdinand Bote elevated to the regional police level
Police authorities verified a shooting alarm at Barangay Lorega Public Market, Cebu City
1 month ago
A rocket fired by insurgents wounded two people including a policeman in Asadabad
Chinese President XiJinping will deliver a speech at the opening ceremony of the eighth ministerial meeting of China-Arab States Cooperation Forum (CASCF) in Beijing on July 10 to promote ties with Arab States, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson announced Wed
1 month ago
Turkey to sell four corvette ships to Pakistan: defense minister
Seven suspected drug offenders were arrested and an estimated $197,000 worth of heroin, cannabis and Ice (methamphetamine) were seized in two Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) operations in Singapore1 month ago
Seven suspected drug offenders were arrested and an estimated $197,000 worth of heroin, cannabis and Ice (methamphetamine) were seized in two Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) operations in Singapore
Authorities advise over 16,000 people in western Japan to evacuate, in fear of mudslides due to heavy rain continuing for days.
After China introduced a ban on imports of foreign trash, many plastic recyclers have had little choice but to move abroad
Eight members of an outlawed Moro group linked to Islamic State militants and a government soldier were killed in separate clashes here and in Shariff Saydona Mustapha town
U.S. 'opening fire' on world with tariff threats, China says
Bank freezes accounts belonging to Najib's daughter and grandson
Heavy rains force evacuation of thousands in Japan; one killed
Pakistan hopes Afghan Taliban will make use of peace talks offer
Jharkhand: 9 naxals surrendered before Police in Latehar earlier today. They said,"There are lots of problem in the naxal camps and principles of naxalism are no longer followed by the seniors over there."
NATO @ResoluteSupport commander in Afghanistan @Commander_RS along with UK Ambassador @NicholasK111 and some other diplomats and Afghan ministers visited Kunduz province1 month ago
NATO @ResoluteSupport commander in Afghanistan @Commander_RS along with UK Ambassador @NicholasK111 and some other diplomats and Afghan ministers visited Kunduz province
1 month ago
Reports of an bomb blast in Pasuruan (near Surabaya) in East Java. 6yr old child and a woman have been injured
Karachi: Fire erupts in foam factory1 month ago
Karachi: Fire erupts in foam factory
Jammu and Kashmir: Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairs a high level review meeting in Srinagar.1 month ago
Jammu and Kashmir: Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairs a high level review meeting in Srinagar.
An unidentified person died in a road mishap in Barangay Pakigne, Minglanilla town, Cebu at past 12 noon today (July 5). The victim was hit by a trailer truck
North Korea berates Japan for violating human rights of Korean students
China says US tariffs will hit global supply chains as Washington prepares to enforce a 25 percent tariff on $34 billion worth of Chinese imports from Friday
Japanese emperor resumes official duties after suffering nausea
Following the killings of two mayors over the past few days, Duterte claims he has not killed anyone
Oil falls as Trump urges OPEC to cut prices; potential China duty on U.S. crude looms
NAB decides not to arrest any electoral candidate before polls
Air Intelligence Unit officers at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport arrest a passenger for possession of US$ 1,48,500 concealed inside a cardboard roll he was carrying.
Sukma: A Naxal carrying a reward of Indian rupees 1 lakh on his head was arrested and sent to police remand yesterday. Chhattisgarh
Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday met Afghan Ambassador Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal at the General Headquarters (GHQ)
1 month ago
Vatican's top diplomat voices optimism for ongoing peace efforts on Korea Peninsula
1 month ago
School bus kills 2 year-old in Gurugram
North Korea leader Kim unlikely to attend inter-Korean basketball event
1 year ago
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.
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