The number of structures destroyed by lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano rose to 82 late Friday, local media reported.
From Manila’s iconic jeepneys to Kuala Lumpur’s motorbike taxis, Southeast Asian capitals are on a drive to clean their streets of vehicles that cause pollution and traffic jams, while experts defend the vital role they play in cities without adequate public transit.
An elderly Australian nun facing deportation after angering Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte launched a last-minute appeal against the order yesterday, the deadline for her to leave the country.
Though it is welcoming turncoats from Bilawal Bhutto’s Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Nawaz Sharif’s Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N), Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) is also worried about losing its leaders.
Scottish nationalists rebooted their case for independence yesterday with a study claiming that Scots could be £4,100 per person better off annually outside the United Kingdom.
US President Donald Trump dangled the possibility yesterday that a June 12 summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un, could still take place, just a day after he cancelled the meeting citing Pyongyang’s “open hostility.”
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday sought co-operation from the international community to mount pressure on the Myanmar government to take back close to 1.1mn Rohingya refugees sheltered in her country.