Four years on, Rohingya stuck in Bangladesh camps yearn for home

Four years after 750,000 Rohingya fled military offensive, many see no hope of returning to their…

US: Video shows white Louisiana policeman pummelling Black man

The May 2019 beating left Black motorist Aaron Larry Bowman with a broken jaw, ribs, wrist…

China slams US ‘scapegoating’ before COVID origin report release

China decries US 'politicisation' of efforts to trace origin of the virus ahead of release of…

India rushes teacher vaccinations as some physical classes resume

Health minister urges the states to vaccinate all school teachers before September 5.

Afghans kept in wretched conditions at US base in Qatar

Pentagon says the US was working on improving conditions for Afghan evacuees at the US base…

Zimbabwe to use IMF funds to support beleaguered currency

The government will hold back $500m of the $961m IMF funds to support the currency which…

Palestinian shot by Israeli army in Gaza Strip dies

Osama Khaled Deaih died after being shot by Israeli forces during demonstrations on Saturday, Gaza health…

How Brazil’s Indigenous rights hinge on one tribe’s legal battle

The Xokleng were cleared off their traditional hunting grounds over a century ago to make room…

Central American nations ask: Can Bitcoin cut remittance costs?

Central American countries may adopt Bitcoin if the cryptcocurrency cuts costs substantially for El Salvador.

Tokyo 2020 Paralympics sees record number of LGBTQ athletes

At least 28 out-and-proud Paralympians participating, more than three times the number of Olympians at Rio…

Israeli leader to meet with Biden as tensions grow in Middle East

Naftali Bennett's first state visit to US comes amid heightened tensions with Iran and fresh Israeli…

US, allies scramble to evacuate thousands from Afghanistan: Live

More than 20,000 evacuated in the last 24 hours as the US and allies rush to…

South Korea faces resistance to proposed ‘fake news’ bill

Media watchdogs have called on government to withdraw the bill, saying it could be used to…

US, EU warn of influx of Eritrean troops in Ethiopia’s Tigray

Large numbers of Eritrean forces are re-entering Ethiopia after June withdrawal, says US secretary of state.

US’s Kamala Harris continues Vietnam trip despite health threat

Before vice president leaves, US gov't says possible Havana syndrome case in Hanoi which can cause…

Airbnb and other US firms step up to help with Afghan refugees

Airbnb said it will work with resettlement agencies to provide temporary housing to 20,000 Afghan refugees…

US Supreme Court reinstates Trump-era ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy

Biden administration says its regrets the court's decision but will will comply with the order 'in…

Hong Kong lawyers attacked by pro-China media lose heated poll

Traditionally low-profile race at Law Society unusually fraught amid pressures of sweeping national security law.

Coup, COVID take toll on young people’s mental health in Myanmar

Deaths from violence and disease trigger depression and anxiety among young survivors in Myanmar.

Japanese court sentences yakuza boss to death for ordering murder

Head of the 'Kudo-kai' crime syndicate in southwest Japan denied accusations of ordering violent assaults.