Search teams have recovered the remains of at least 42 people killed by a devastating wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, making it the deadliest single wildland blaze in state history, authorities said on Monday (Nov 12).
Formed by 10 member states in South East Asia, the 51-year-old Association holds many interesting facts that you might know little about.
China and Singapore have signed a slew of agreements, including the upgrade of a bilateral free trade pact, which will allow greater market access for Singapore companies.
Economic ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Monday (Nov 12) signed an agreement to facilitate cross-border e-commerce transactions within the region.
In perhaps the most historic milestone of the 2018 mid-term elections, the United States Congress will soon welcome its first two Native American women members.
A group of United Nations agencies has issued a joint statement calling for a ban on tests meant to assess the virginity of a girl or a woman, which is a common practice in at least 20 countries.
After taking India by storm, the #MeToo movement has come to Nepal. Can it bring change?
Senior vice president of mobile product marketing Justin Denison provided a brief glimpse of a concept device made with its "Infinity Flex Display" on stage during a keynote presentation.
Americans head to the polls on Tuesday (Nov 6) for mid-term elections with President Donald Trump's Republican party seeking to retain control of the House of Representatives and the Senate.
Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) said on Monday (Nov 5) an airspeed indicator of a Boeing Co 737 MAX plane that crashed last week killing all 189 people on board was damaged for its last four flights.
The United States is reimposing punitive measures targeting the Iranian oil and financial sectors in what U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called "the toughest sanctions ever placed" against Iran.
President Xi Jinping pledged to widen access to China's economy, as he kicked off the first China International Import Expo (CIIE 2018) in Shanghai on November 5.
Indonesian authorities on Sunday extended by three days the search for victims and a black box from the wreckage of a Lion Air passenger jet that crashed near Jakarta last week, killing all 189 people on board.
The U.N. General Assembly on Thursday (Nov 1) called for an end to the decades-old U.S. embargo on Cuba, adopting a resolution by an overwhelming majority and rejecting U.S. moves to criticise Havana's human rights record.
Indonesian divers have retrieved a black box from a crashed Lion Air jet and brought it back to a ship on the surface, one of the divers told media on Thursday (Nov 1).
Eight bodies were recovered and six survivals were rescued by emergency workers on Wednesday (Oct 31). The victims were trapped inside a government building inundated by a wall of mud and rocks, as Yutu typhoon swept across the Philippines.
U.S. President Donald Trump, shrugging off thousands who protested his visit as unwelcome, offered condolences on Tuesday (Oct 30) at the Pittsburgh synagogue where 11 Jewish worshipers were shot to death during Sabbath prayers.