Posted 1 day ago
12 hot spots detected in Riau, concerns on haze recurring

PEKANBARU, FEB 22: A total of 12 hot spots were detected in the Riau region ahead of the coming dry season when...

Posted 3 weeks ago
Thousands paid their last respect in commemoration of U Ko…

YANGON, Myanmar, JAN 31: Thousands had paid their last respects in commemoration of U Ko NI, 65, a legal advisor...

Posted 4 weeks ago
HSBC closes 117 branches this year

LONDON, JAN 25: HSBC is planning to close 117 branches and reducing up to 380 employees this year in Britain in a...

Posted 2 months ago
Fireworks market explosion: 29 dead, 70 injured

MEXICO CITY, DEC 21: A firecracker market in the Mexican capital city exploded, killing at least 29 people and...

Posted 2 months ago
6.6 magnitude quake shook Banda Sea

KUALA LUMPUR, DEC 21: An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale shook Banda Sea, Indonesia at 8.17 am, on...

Posted 2 months ago
Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot dead

ANKARA, DEC 20: Russia’s Ambassador to Turkey, Andre Karlov was shot dead in an art gallery in...

Posted 2 months ago
Oil price highest in 18 months since 2015

NEW YORK, DEC 13: Oil prices soared to record highs on the morning of December 13, its highest in the last 18...

Posted 3 months ago
Earthquake at the Solomons affect hundreds

WELLINGTON, DEC 10: An earthquake struck the Solomon Islands two days in a row, the most recent being a 6.9...

Posted 3 months ago
A 6.4 magnitude earthquake rocks Acheh

INDONESIA, DEC 7: A strong earthquake at 6.4 magnitude struck Acheh coastal areas in northern Sumatera early this...

Posted 3 months ago
160,000 Rohingya without food and medical aid

SHAH ALAM, NOV 23: About 160,000 Rohingya, who should have received food aid and medical supplies, have not been...

Posted 3 months ago
1.4 metre tsunami hits Japan’s coast after a 7.4 magnitude…

TOKYO, NOV 22: A tsunami measuring one metre (3 feet) struck the coast of Japan near the FUkushima nuclear power...

Posted 4 months ago
World oil prices fall significantly

NEW YORK, NOV 1: Crude oil prices fell significantly on the morning of November 1, and hit a one-month low due to...