The Bangladeshi coast guard prevented 125 Rohingya Muslims from entering its territory as the group attempted to escape violent unrest in neighboring Myanmar.
Shunned by Myanmar's new government and its Buddhist hierarchy, a nationalist monk blamed for whipping up at times bloody anti-Muslim fervor said he feels vindicated by U.S. voters who elected Donald Trump to be president.
Cambodian rowers on wooden boats compete during the annual water festival on the Tonle Sap river in front of Royal Palace in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Monday, Nov. 14.
The Myanmar Press Council (MPC) and four other media organizations have issued a joint statement calling for a quick resolution to the detention of Eleven Media Group's CEO and chief editor in accordance with that country's Media Law.
The wreckage of an ultralight aircraft that disappeared in Nepal last year with two people on board has been found, an aviation official said Monday.
Hundreds of buildings in Rohingya villages in western Myanmar have been torched, according to new satellite images released on Sunday as fresh fighting flared in the strife-torn region.
An Asian news network on Saturday called for the release of two Myanmar media executives jailed for alleged defamation, the latest case to highlight limits on free speech under the country's new democratic government.
The skies of central Myanmar were set ablaze this week with the beginning of the Taunggyi fire balloon festival, one of the most beautiful and dangerous celebrations in Asia.
Bangladesh Supreme Court orders demolition of long standing illegal building of the country's apparel exporters' headquarters.
A gunman who killed 10 people in an attack on a police station in Kazakhstan's largest city Almaty this summer has been sentenced to death, a court said Wednesday.