World Bulletin / News Desk
Iran should be part of the solution to the Syria crisis, international mediator Kofi Annan said on Friday, a week before a planned crisis meeting that is in doubt because of Western objections to the Islamic Republic's participation.
Annan told a news conference that he wanted states with influence on both sides of the conflict to be involved in the peace process and said some countries had taken national initiatives that risked unleashing "destructive competition".
Leni Robredo says had been warned of plot to steal vice presidency, acknowledges ‘differences’ with President Duterte
Protesters accuse Malaysia gov’t of meddling in Myanmar internal affairs by organizing rally in support of Rohingya Muslims
MILF says ISIL-affiliated group complicated situation in Muslim south amid delay in establishing autonomous region
Latest fatalities, including 3 children, bring official death toll from floods to at least 65 since October
Australia downplays concerns that US president-elect could scrap refugee resettlement arrangement with US
Considering buying, deploying advanced US anti-missile system amid increasing concern about North Korea’s growing arsenal
Authorities believe police aircraft crashed in waters off Batam island where debris has been recovered
Leaflet distributed during rally organized by gov’t says Myanmar should ‘immediately stop military violence’ in Rakhine
Of 181 miners working underground at time of gas explosion, 149 managed to escape in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
Thai police have arrested a student pro-democracy activist for sharing a story about the country's new king that was posted on Facebook by the Thai-language service of the BBC.
South Korea’s three opposition parties said Friday that they would vote Dec. 9 on a motion to impeach President Park Geun-hye whilst thousands have marched in Seoul demanding the ousting of the president
FM describes call from Taiwanese leader to US president-elect as ‘petty action’
Police in Bangkok have arrested a key suspect wanted by Interpol and Pakistani authorities for Baldia factory incident, which caused more than 250 deaths
Malaysia described the violence against Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority as "ethnic cleansing"
The blast occurred late Tuesday at the private mine in Qitaihe City, Heilongjiang province, trapping 22 workers, Xinhua news agency said.
McKinney Tsai made Tw$225 million ($7 million) from investment service fees.