Friday, 3rd July 2015
International
  • Death toll soars to 5,489 in Nepal earthquake
    30th April 2015
    The death toll from a powerful earthquake in Nepal climbed to 5,489 and a total of 10,965 others were injured, the Home Ministry said on Thursday. Sindhupalchowk is the worst-hit district with 1,587 people killed after the ...
  • Bandung to send solidarity team to Nepal
    29th April 2015
    Bandung, West Java - Bandung, as the capital city of solidarity of the Asian-African region, will send a solidarity team to Nepal dubbed #FromBandungToNepal to identify the needs of victims of the earthquake in the country. ...
  • Saudi-led airstrikes damage airport in Yemen`s capital
    29th April 2015
    Saudi-led warplanes on Tuesday pounded the Sanaa international airport in the Yemeni capital, destroying its main runway and fuel station that may halt humanitarian aid shipment, a security official told Xinhua. "The air ...
  • China `extremly concerned` by ASEAN statement on disputed sea
    28th April 2015
    Chinas foreign ministry said on Tuesday that it was "extremely concerned" after leaders of Southeast Asian countries expressed worry about land reclamation and navigational freedom in the disputed South China Sea. Chinas ...
  • Nepal pm says toll could rise to 10,000
    28th April 2015
    The death toll from Nepals devastating earthquake could reach 10,000, the prime minister said on Tuesday, as residents frustrated by the governments slow response used their bare hands to dig for signs of their loved ones. ...
  • Former Indonesian President Yudhoyono cancels trip to Australia
    28th April 2015
    Former Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has cancelled his plan to visit Perth, Australia. He cited concern for security ahead of the execution of two Australian drug convicts on death row, Myuran Sukumaran and ...
  • UN peacekeepers must protect cultural sites: UNESCO Chief
    28th April 2015
    UN culture chief Irina Bokova urged the Security Council to task peacekeepers with protecting cultural sites and to help prosecute those who destroy historical treasures. International alarm has been growing over the fate of ...
  • Indonesia to send assistance to Nepal soon
    27th April 2015
    - The Indonesian government will dispatch a donation of US$1 million and a rescue team to Nepal when the airport of the country, which was hit by a massive earthquake, is repaired and able to receive airplanes."We will donate ...
  • Indonesia to donate US$1 million to Nepal
    27th April 2015
    The Indonesian government will donate US$1 million for the victims of a powerful earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday, (April 25). "We will donate US$1 million and send a SAR team to Nepal," Vice President Jusuf M. ...
  • President Joko Widodo attends ASEAN Summit dinner
    26th April 2015
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo along with other ASEAN heads of state and delegations attended a gala dinner held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center on Sunday ahead of the ASEAN Summit to be opened on Monday.The Indonesian ...