Military Chief says government forces launched the assaults against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Movement in February.
Assad said IS has been gaining more recruits and expanding it's stronghold.
Singaporeans bid farewell to leader Lee Kuan Yew, in a three hour long state funeral.
During a week of national mourning that began on Monday after Lee's death, some 450,000 people queued for hours for a glimpse of the statesman's coffin at Parliament House.
The report is based on information available from December 24, 2014, to March 25, 2015.
The attacker, a friend of the deceased, has been arrested and remanded till April 8, police said.
Stampede broke out during a Hindu religious gathering in Bangladesh, cause unclear.
Two passenger trains collided north of Thailand's capital Bangkok, injuring more than 20, authorities said.
A Chinese anti-discrimination civic group said it is considering legal action over a police raid on the group's offices.
South Korea urged North Korea to immediately release two of its citizens detained in the country over alleged espionage.
A roadside bomb has struck a bus carrying police officers in southern Pakistan, wounding at least 10 people.
A Thailand newspaper reported that country's junta leader vowed to take legal action against companies using forced labor.
Chinese construction is aimed at bolstering its claims to virtually the entire South China Sea, says Philippines.
The State Department blacklisted Thailand last year for failing to meet minimum standards in fighting human trafficking.
This group is a part of senior health trend that has filled squares and apartment courtyards across China.
Police says at least 14 people were killed and 28 others were injured in the incident.
Sri Lanka's new president has held talks with Chinese leader Xi Jinping amid efforts to recalibrate pro-China policies.
Singaporeans will be able to pay their last respects to the founding premier round the clock till Saturday.
Thousands marched through the Afghan capital demanding justice for a woman who was beaten to death by a mob
AirAsia India too has rolled out an all inclusive one-way fare starting from as low as Rs 1,390 for flights from Bengaluru to Kochi.
China today condoled the death of former Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, describing him as an Asian statesman of unique influence. President Xi Jinping praised Lee as an “old friend of the Chinese people”. Xi said Lee, who was ethnically Chinese, was “widely respected by the international community as a strategist and a statesman” […]
Singapore mourned longtime leader Lee Kuan Yew with raw emotion and a blanket of relentlessly positive coverage on its tightly scripted state television on Monday, mythologizing a man who was as respected as he was feared. The government announced that Lee, 91, “passed away peacefully” several hours before dawn at Singapore General Hospital. The increasingly […]
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The government declared seven days of national mourning and ordered flags to fly at half-staff on state buildings.
The study says Labour has been more likely to select non-white candidates in seats the party hopes to gain.
In its 70th anniversary year, the UN will be undertaking several campaigns to help achieve this goal.
The United Nations has imposed sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs.
The 1,500 pound smuggling service was offered by an east London people smuggler.
Friday's attack was the first on a Bohra mosque in the southern port city since an incident three years ago
US first lady Michelle Obama was treated to the serene Japanese tradition as she ended her visit to Japan.
Foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan are set to meet in Seoul for their first trilateral talks in 3 years.
United Nations asked PM Nawaz Sharif government to reinstate the moratorium on death penalty as soon as possible.
The sacked employees could not clear the Personnel Reliability Programme that was started in mid-2003/04.
The refusals and security are two main reasons hampering anti-polio drive in Pakistan.
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