asia

India censors BBC documentary that 'questioned Modi's leadership'

Directions to block the clips from being shared have been issued using emergency powers available to the government under the country's information technology rules.

By REUTERS
22/01/2023

No hope of any survivors in Nepal's deadliest crash in 30 years, officials say

The worst plane crash to hit the country in 30 years had a fatal end.

By REUTERS
17/01/2023
Great Wall of China

Ancient reeds reveal secrets of the Great Wall of China - study

The study provides support for existing archeological theories which speculate that certain parts of the wall were altered or repaired long after they were originally built. 

100 best cities of 2022 for travel

This is the second time in a row that Paris has taken first place.

By WALLA! TOURISM
03/01/2023

How did Ancient Greek letters get engraved in mountains in Tajikistan

Due to the hard-to-reach area, local residents have offered to help the archaeologists by gathering information and reporting back to them.

2022 deadliest year for Rohingya at sea in years as 180 presumed drowned

Nearly 1 million Rohingya from Myanmar are living in crowded facilities in Muslim-majority Bangladesh.

By REUTERS
26/12/2022

Euro-Asian Jewish Congress today: A word from its partners in the Jewish World

What is the future of Jewish life in post-Soviet countries? Summarizing the 2022 Euro-Asian Jewish Congress' annual conference with The Jerusalem Post.

North Korea threatens Japan over 'very dangerous' military buildup

Japan last week announced its biggest military build-up since World War Two as tension with China and a hostile North Korea and Russia's Ukraine invasion stoke fears of war.

By REUTERS
20/12/2022

India reports injuries on both sides in minor border clash with China

Scuffle in northeastern Indian state of Arunachal on Dec. 9 • India says Chinese troops prevented from entering Indian land

By REUTERS
13/12/2022

South Koreans are set to become a year younger - this is why

South Korea is set to adopt the international standard for age counting, which will see every Korean gain a year or two of their lives on official documents.

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