Turkey skeptical Bangkok bomb suspects are Turks

BANGKOK: Turkey expressed skepticism yesterday over reports that its nationals were involved in the Aug. 17 bombing of a Bangkok landmark that killed 20...

Philippine children stunted by malnutrition: welfare report

MANILA: Children in the Philippines suffer from “sub-Saharan levels” of malnutrition that stunts growth in a people who have traditionally been considered short because...

China, plunging oil threaten world economy: IMF

WASHINGTON/PARIS: China’s slowdown, volatile financial markets and tumbling raw-materials prices have raised the risks to economic growth around the world, the International Monetary Fund...

Chinese militants killed in Pakistan

BEIJING: Pakistan has eliminated “almost all” militants from China’s Uighur ethnic minority on its territory, the country’s president said yesterday, as China conducts a...

Communist Party takes star role in China’s war parade

BEIJING: The undoubted star of China’s giant military parade marking 70 years since Japan’s World War II defeat-and countless television shows on the conflict-will...

Thai PM says main suspect in shrine bombing arrested – Police looking into a...

BANGKOK: Thailand’s prime minister said yesterday that authorities have arrested a man they believe is the main suspect in a bombing at a shrine...

Thai police award themselves $84K for arrest of suspect – Saturday’s arrest was thanks...

BANGKOK: With much fanfare, Thai police had offered an $84,000 reward for tips leading to arrests in the Bangkok bombing. Yesterday, they handed out...

Thai police hunt more suspects – Nationality, identity of arrested man unclear

BANGKOK: Police probing Thailand’s deadliest bombing raided a second location and widened their search for more suspects yesterday after a foreigner was arrested and...

Mahathir calls for ‘people power’ movement to topple PM – Malaysia’s Deputy PM warns...

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad, joining anti-government protesters for a second day yesterday, called for a “people’s power” movement to topple Prime...

Bangkok bombing proves bad reputation of police – Legacy of corruption, brutality and political...

BANGKOK: Investigating a crime with little forensic evidence, no clear motive and no claim of responsibility - like the Bangkok bombing that killed 20...

US stocks surge after China cuts rates – European markets recover losses

NEW YORK: Stocks surged yesterday morning on Wall Street, erasing some of the heavy losses of a day earlier, after China cut interest rates...

US military depot blast and steel plant blaze hit Tokyo – Metal canisters-shooting out...

SAGAMIHARA: A blast ripped through a warehouse at a US military post yesterday and started a fire, while a blaze broke out at a...

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