ASEAN summit begins without Myanmar after top general barred

Myanmar not at ASEAN summit after Ming Aung Hlaing was excluded over his failure to end…

Australia unveils 2050 net zero target ahead of Glasgow summit

Climate laggard commits to a target of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 but will not…

Top US official meets Myanmar’s shadow government

US National Security Adviser met representatives from the NUG, promising support for the restoration of democracy.

Officials: Iran behind drone attack on US base in Syria

Pro-Iran outlets say drone attack on Americans, Syrian allies at al-Tanf was in response for Israeli…

US unveils new coronavirus rules for international travel

Starting November 8, adult visitors to the US will need to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19…

Palestinians in Gaza call to save seven hunger-striking prisoners

Solidarity protest in Gaza demands release of seven prisoners held without charge or trial who are…

US says it will evaluate ‘entire relationship’ with Sudan

The Biden administration announces pausing $700m in aid to Sudan after military takeover and arrest of…

Facebook pours billions into ‘metaverse’ as ad business falters

Shares of the company were up about 2 percent at $336 in volatile extended trading on…

Sudan’s military fires on anti-coup protesters, killing several

Thousands protest after Sudan's military seizes power in a coup and arrests interim PM Abdalla Hamdok.

Dow, S&P 500 close at records as earnings season kicks off

Earnings have been good so far, with most topping analysts' expectations.

Facebook will fuel more unrest, whistle-blower tells UK lawmakers

Social media giant needs to stop its algorithms from pushing divisive content, Frances Haugen tells British…

‘New normal’: Venezuela reopens schools after COVID-19 closures

'For us the return to classes is important, but we have doubts,' said an official with…

One killed in explosion on bus near Ugandan capital: Police

Several people were injured the police said on a bus travelling from Kampala to western Uganda.

Apple once threatened to ban Facebook over Mideast maid abuse: AP

Facebook said it would crack down on such pages, but its promise seems to have had…

Jury selection begins in trial against Charlottesville racists

Lawsuit on behalf of victims of deadly right-wing rally in Virginia cites 1871 law to counter…

Lebanese Forces leader summoned to testify about Beirut clashes

Lebanese Christian politician Samir Geagea denies responsibility for killing of Hezbollah supporters in Beirut clashes.

Silwan: Palestinian neighbourhood turns into a nightly warzone

Displacement, nightly raids, arrests, beatings, and harassment have taken their toll on Palestinian residents.

Israel holds largest-ever military drill with UAE participation

While UAE aircraft are not flying, the country’s air force chief is expected to arrive on…

Efforts to restore Iran deal entering ‘critical phase’: US envoy

Robert Malley says Iran's official reasons for refusing to resume Vienna talks are 'wearing very thin'.

Saudi Arabia to set up investment fund for carbon capture

Climate change is an economic opportunity, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on Monday.