Filipino Muslims mark Eid amid ruins of war-torn Marawi

Muslim residents of a southern Philippine city devastated by last year's bloody militant siege are celebrating the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr in gunfire-riddled mosques while many whose homes were […]

Pakistan picks former chief justice as caretaker premier

Pakistan's ruling party and the opposition have selected a former chief justice as the country's caretaker prime minister for an interim two-month period. Source : Auteur : Date de […]

Longtime AP Sydney bureau chief Peter O'Loughlin dies at 78

Peter O'Loughlin, who helped cover the closing days of the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and was founding president of the Foreign Correspondents' Association of Australia, has died after […]

China politician Sun Zhengcai sentenced to life for graft

A Chinese court has sentenced former political high-flyer Sun Zhengcai to life in prison for taking more than $26 million in bribes. Source : Auteur : Date de parution […]

Latvian woman’s decomposed body, detached head found a month after going missing from yoga retreat

Liga Skromane, 32, a Latvian woman living and working in Ireland, was found in India more than a month after going missing from a yoga retreat. Source : Auteur […]

Philippines checking reported killing of extremist leader

Philippine military officials say they're checking intelligence reports that a Libya-educated commander of the Abu Sayyaf extremist group linked has died after being wounded in an artillery strike in the […]

Israeli PM talks Iran, trade with Japanese counterpart

Israel's prime minister has discussed Iran's nuclear program and developing trade ties with Japan in a meeting with his Japanese counterpart who is visiting the Middle East. Source : […]

Jordan, Israel, Palestinians in rare Japan-hosted meeting

The Japanese foreign minister has presided over a rare meeting of Israeli, Palestinian and Jordanian officials to push ahead with an agro-industrial park intended to enhance cross-border trade and cooperation. […]

Korean summit starts with a handshake, after year of tension

After a year of tensions, the first North-South Korea summit in more than a decade began Friday with a handshake. Source : Auteur : ERIC TALMADGE Date de parution […]

North Korea's Kim meets Chinese envoy after deadly bus crash

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has met with China's ambassador at a hospital where Chinese tourists were being treated after a deadly bus crash. Source : Auteur : […]

Russian sex guru and followers make Thai court appearance

A Russian sex guru and his followers, one of whom claims to have evidence of Moscow's interference in the 2016 U.S presidential election, have emerged briefly for a Thai court […]