Afghan leader Ashraf Ghani and the head of the country's peace process will meet President Joe Biden at the White House on Friday, as the planned American military withdrawal accelerates.
DUBAI: Aviation giant Emirates said on Sunday (Jun 20) that it will resume flights from India from next week, after Dubai lifted a ban imposed when COVID-19 cases spiked. The United Arab Emirates, which includes Dubai, suspended all flights from India - including for transit passengers - in April ...
Sri Lanka's military launched an investigation on Sunday (Jun 20) after social media posts showed soldiers forcing civilians to kneel on the streets as a punishment for flouting COVID-19 lockdown rules.
Pope Francis on Sunday (Jun 20) appealed to Myanmar's military leaders to allow aid to reach displaced, hungry people who have fled fighting since the Feb 1 coup and to respect religious sites as places of sanctuary.
SHANGHAI: Hong Kong's strategy to strengthen the city's global financial hub status is through greater integration with mainland China, now that Beijing has helped restore "stability" in the city, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Sunday (Jun 20). Contributing to China's financial reform and ...
On Sunday, Ho Chi Minh City banned public gatherings of more than three people and imposed lockdown orders on some virus-prone areas.
South Korea will relax social distancing rules and allow private gatherings of up to six people in the greater Seoul area from the current four starting on Jul 1, the government said on Sunday (Jun 20).