Thursday, 27th July 2017
International
  • Saudi Arabia says no negotiations over Qatar demands
    28th June 2017
    Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday that there would be no negotiations over demands by the kingdom and other Arab states for Qatar to stop supporting terrorism. Asked by reporters on a visit to Washington if ...
  • Obama visits Tirta Empul Temple in Bali
    28th June 2017
    Former president of the United States, Barack Obama, along with his wife, Michele, and two daughters, Sasha and Malia, visited Tirta Empul Temple in Tampaksiring village, Gianyar district, on Tuesday afternoon. Michele ...
  • Remains found of kidnapped Mexican journalist - official
    28th June 2017
    A Mexican journalist who was kidnapped last month in the violent Western state of Michoacan has been found dead, the states chief prosecutor said on Monday.A body discovered on June 14 was identified with DNA tests as that of ...
  • US says it appears Syria planning another chemical weapons attack
    27th June 2017
    The White House said on Monday it appears the Syrian government is preparing for another chemical weapons attack and it warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad he and his military would "pay a heavy price" if it conducts such an ...
  • Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo released on medical parole
    27th June 2017
    Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winning rights activist Liu Xiaobo has been released from prison on medical parole and is being treated in hospital for late-stage liver cancer, his lawyer said on Monday. Liu, 61, was jailed ...
  • Barack Obama and family enjoys rafting on Ayung River, Bali
    26th June 2017
    Former US president Barack Obama enjoyed rafting down the Ayung River, which is a popular tourist spot in Bali, Indonesia. Barack and Michelle Obama, along with their daughters Sasha and Malia, arrived at Banjar Dinas ...
  • Indonesia condemns bomb attacks in Mecca
    26th June 2017
    Indonesia has condemned a suicide bomb in Mecca on Saturday, June 24, the foreign ministry said in a press release received here on Monday. Although the attempt failed, the bomber showed defiance towards security forces ...
  • Malaysian prime minister arrives in Bali for vacation
    26th June 2017
    Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and his family arrived in the Indonesian island resort of Bali on Monday for a five-day vacation. The Airbus A-319 aircraft, carrying the Malaysian prime minister and his family, landed ...
  • On Korean War anniversary, South urges North to end weapons development
    25th June 2017
    South Korea marked the anniversary of the start of the 1950-53 Korean War on Sunday with a call for the North to halt development of its missiles and nuclear programmes. "The North continues provocative military actions ...
  • Obama family to spend five-day holiday in Ubud, Bali
    23rd June 2017
    Former US president Barack Obama and his family are scheduled to spend their holidays in Ubud, Gianyar District, Bali Province, on June 23-28. The family would likely stay at the Four Season Hotel in Sayan Village, Ubud, ...