Category Archives: Asia

Commonwealth Games: Delegate accused of assaulting athlete Australian police say they are investigating an accusation of assault made against an international delegate at the Commonwealth Games. The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) described...

By Latest The News on Apr 4th, 2018

Indian woman Rupali Meshram fights off tiger with stick A young Indian woman was lucky to survive, doctors say, after she fought off a tiger which attacked her goat. Rupali Meshram, 23, said when she heard the goat scream she ran out of her...

By Latest The News on Apr 4th, 2018

US plans 25% tariffs on 1,300 Chinese imports The US has published a list of about 1,300 products from China it plans to hit with a 25% tariff. The White House says the proposed extra tax on the imports is a response to unfair Chinese practices...

By Latest The News on Apr 3rd, 2018

MasterChef UK: Outrage in Malaysia over 'crispy' chicken rendang comment When a chicken dish eliminated a Malaysian-born woman from reality TV show MasterChef UK last week because it was just not crispy enough, a nation saw red. Judges...

By Latest The News on Apr 3rd, 2018

Chinese father finds lost daughter after 24-year search A Chinese father has been reunited with his daughter after looking for her for 24 years. Wang Mingqing’s tireless search included becoming a taxi driver in Chengdu city, in the...

By Latest The News on Apr 3rd, 2018

White House criticises China for $3bn tariffs on US imports The White House has criticised China after it imposed retaliatory tariffs against the US on a range of goods including pork and wine. Beijing has introduced duties of up to 25% on...

By Latest The News on Apr 3rd, 2018

Commonwealth Games 2018: India boxing coach denies doping The coach of India’s men’s boxing team at the Commonwealth Games has denied doping has taken place after syringes were found in the athletes’ village. Santiago Nieva...

By Latest The News on Apr 2nd, 2018

Seven dead in massive India caste protests Seven people have died amid violent protests involving tens of thousands of protesters from the Dalit (formerly untouchable) community across India. They have taken to the streets to protest against...

By Latest The News on Apr 2nd, 2018

Kim Jong-un 'moved' by K-pop peace concert in Pyongyang Media playback is unsupported on your device North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was deeply moved by a concert in Pyongyang featuring South Korea artists, the North’s state...

By Latest The News on Apr 2nd, 2018

Tiangong-1: Defunct China space lab comes down over South Pacific Media playback is unsupported on your device China’s defunct Tiangong-1 space lab mostly broke up on re-entering the Earth’s atmosphere above the South Pacific,...

By Latest The News on Apr 2nd, 2018