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Asia

30 May
Authorities said, floods and landslides triggered by monsoon rains have killed 177 people in Sri Lanka, as a cyclone formed in the Bay of Bengal hits Bangladesh, with more torrential downpours forecast. ...
30 May
Two women alleged of killing the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader arrived in court on Tuesday. Tuesday's hearing saw the prosecutors' request that the two women be tried jointly and for...
29 May
Flooding and mudslides have killed more than 150 people in Sri Lanka as rescue teams rush to distribute aid. Grace Lee from reuters reports.  Chaotic scenes as residents are pulled to safety from flooded...
29 May
Two women suspected of murdering the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are due to appear in a court in Malaysian court on May 30. Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong and Indonesian Siti Aishah face...
29 May
Residents of Tokyo expressed their concerns after North Korea fired what appeared to be a short-range ballistic missile on Monday. The missile was believed to be a Scud-class ballistic missile which appeared to...
28 May
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system. He also ordered its mass production and deployment throughout the country, the state news agency reported on Sunday....
28 May
The Philippines government determined to eradicate terrorism.             Martin Andanar, Presidential Communications Office   "Violent extremism...
26 May
Hundreds of residents fled a southern Philippine city on Friday. Government troops continued to clash with Islamic militants. Marawi City has been under attack since a failed attempted to capture one of Asia...
25 May
South Korea's ex president Park Geun-hye arrived at the Seoul Central District Court on Thursday for her second trial. She has been accused of allegedly on bribery charges over a corruption scandal that...
25 May
Philippine president vows determination against militants with alleged IS ties.             Philippine President, Rodrigo Duterte     ...

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