Thursday, 5th May 2016
International
  • Strong 7.8 earthquake hits off coast of Ecuador
    17th April 2016
    A strong earthquake of magnitude 7.8 struck off the coast of Ecuador late on Saturday, sending confused residents streaming into the streets of the capital Quito and spurring warnings of strong waves on the Andean nations ...
  • China expresses anger at G7 statement on East, South China Seas
    12th April 2016
    Chinas expressed anger on Tuesday after foreign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies said they strongly opposed provocation in the East and South China Seas, where China is locked in territorial disputes. ...
  • US Navy officer charged with spying possibly for China, Taiwan
    11th April 2016
    A US Navy officer with access to sensitive US intelligence faces espionage charges over accusations he passed state secrets, possibly to China and Taiwan, a US official told Reuters on Sunday. The official, speaking on ...
  • Government urged to increase ambulances in Saudi Arabia
    11th April 2016
    Commission VIII on Religious Affairs of the House of Representatives has called on the government to increase the number of ambulances at its Hajj medical center in Saudi Arabia. "All ambulances should be able to operate, ...
  • ukraine pm yatseniuk resigns - (d)
    11th April 2016
    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk tendered his resignation in a televised broadcast on Sunday (April 10) and signalled support for parliamentary speaker and presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman to take over his ...
  • Over 80 Killed, 250 Injured in Major Fire at Temple in Southern India
    10th April 2016
    Over 80 people, including some policemen, were killed and 250 injured in a major fire caused by festive firework at the famous Puttingal Devi temple in Paravur, Kollam of the southern Indian state Kerala early Sunday morning, ...
  • Azerbaijani envoy asks Armenia to withdraw its military forces
    9th April 2016
    Azerbaijans Ambassador to Indonesia Tamerlan Garayev asked Armenia to withdraw its military forces from the occupied territory of Nagorno-Karabakh. "We agree to seek a peaceful solution, but there must be withdrawal of all ...
  • Taiwan president-elect`s brother named in panama papers, but did not wrong - Lawyer
    6th April 2016
    An older brother of Taiwan President-Elect Tsai Ing-wen was named in the so-called Panama Papers as setting up an offshore company in 2008, his lawyer said on Wednesday, stressing that he had done nothing illegal.But the news ...
  • Asian African Business Forum explores continental cooperation
    6th April 2016
    The Asian African Business Forum is an effective medium for countries in the regions to explore continental cooperation, South African Ambassador to Indonesia Pakamisa Augustine Siguba stated at the Forum on Foreign Policy ...
  • Mantan PM Selandia baru ingin jadi Sekjen PBB
    5th April 2016
    Mantan Perdana Menteri Selandia Baru, Helen Clarck, mengemukakan keinginannya berkampanye untuk pemilihan Sekretaris Jenderal Perserikatan Bangsa Bangsa (PBB) dan berjanji akan meningkatkan keterbukaan. Clark, yang memimpin ...