Wednesday, 4th May 2016
International
  • US-ASEAN Summit wraps up with Sunnylands Declaration
    18th February 2016
    The US-ASEAN Summit held in Sunnylands, California, on February 15-16, yielded the Sunnylands Declaration on Tuesday. The declaration was released following the conclusion of the meeting hosted by US President Barack ...
  • Prince William appears to back Britain`s EU membership
    17th February 2016
    Prince William on Tuesday said that Britains tradition of international cooperation was "essential" to its security, in a speech interpreted by British media as supporting its continued membership of the European Union (EU). ...
  • Former UN Chief Boutros Boutros-Ghali dies
    17th February 2016
    Former UN secretary-general Boutros Boutros-Ghali, who led the world body during one of its most difficult periods, with failed missions in Rwanda and Bosnia, died Tuesday in Cairo. He was 93. The Egyptian diplomat became ...
  • Jokowi shares Indonesia`s experiences in counterterrorism
    17th February 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) shared Indonesias experiences in dealing with terrorism and extremism during a session of the US-ASEAN Summit here on Tuesday. He specifically cited the handling of the Jakarta attack last ...
  • US F-22 stealth fighters fly over S. Korea in show of force toward DPRK
    17th February 2016
    Four U.S. F-22 stealth fighters flew over South Koreas airspace on Wednesday in an apparent show of force toward the Democratic Peoples Republic of Koreas (DPRK) recent nuclear test and rocket launch. The nuclear-capable ...
  • ASEAN-US Summit ends with Sunnylands Declaration
    17th February 2016
    The ASEAN-US Summit at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, concluded on Tuesday with the Sunnylands declaration. The special ASEAN-US Leaders Summit was the first ever to be held in the United States and the very ...
  • China deploys missiles on disputed South China Sea Island: Report
    17th February 2016
    China has deployed a surface-to-air missile system on one of its contested islands in the South China Sea, a report said Tuesday just as President Barack Obama called for "tangible steps" to reduce tensions in the region. ...
  • Obama calls for `tangible steps` to lower South China Sea tensions
    17th February 2016
    President Barack Obama on Tuesday called for "tangible steps" to reduce tensions in the South China Sea, after a two day summit with Southeast Asian leaders concerned at Beijings military build-up. "We discussed the need ...
  • Former UN chief Boutros Boutros-Ghali dead at 93
    17th February 2016
    Former UN secretary-general Boutros Boutros-Ghali, who led the world body from the hopeful times that emerged at the end of the Cold War to the massacres in Rwanda and Bosnia, has died at the age of 93, the United Nations ...
  • RI`s stand on South China Sea conflict remains unchanged: President Jokowi
    17th February 2016
    Indonesias stand on the South China Sea conflict remains unchanged, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated. "Of course, we will discuss the South China Sea issue. Indonesia is not a claimant state in this conflict," he ...