Troops deployed across fire-hit Australia after horror weekend

COOMA, Australia: A long exposure picture shows a car commuting on a road as the sky turns red from smoke of...

$25m raised as Australia reels from fire fury

BEMBOKA, Australia: Residents commute on a road through thick smoke from bushfires in New South Wales state yesterday. - AFP

After Indonesia’s deadly floods, few hear climate ‘wake-up call’

This aerial handout picture shows a landslide area at Pasir Madang village in Bogor, after torrential rains began to hit the...

Shock, fear and sadness grip Australia’s ‘bushfire refugees’

Evacuees from Mallacoota arrive on the navy ship HMAS Choules at the port of Hastings, Victoria, Australia, yesterday.-Reuters

Indonesia flood toll rises to 53

Villagers commute through the mud in a landslide area at Sukaraksa village in Bogor, after torrential rains began to hit the...

Duterte ‘outraged’ by maid’s death in Kuwait as Manila mulls ‘partial’ deployment ban

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is "outraged" by the death of Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende, an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) in...

Philippine FM wants ‘head of maid’s killer’

MANILA: Kuwait's Ambassador to Manila Musaed Saleh Ahmad Al-Thwaikh meets Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodor Locsin Jr in this photo posted...

Scores trapped in Australia by dangerous fires

COBARGO, Australia: A man stands amongst rubble after fires devastated this New South Wales town yesterday. - AFP

Philippines typhoon toll climbs to 50

This undated handout image received courtesy of Jung Byung-joon shows damage caused by Typhoon Phanfone outside Kalibo International Airport in Kalibo,...

Kim urges ‘positive and offensive’ security measures ahead of deadline

SEOUL: People watch a television news program showing the latest pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, at a railway...

N Korea’s Kim holds top party meeting ahead of US deadline

PYONGYANG: This picture taken on December 28, 2019 and released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) yesterday shows...

More than 235,000 civilians flee intense bombing in NW Syria

HASAKEH: An elderly Syrian woman carries a toddler as others gather at the Washukanni camp for internally displaced persons (IDP)...

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