[SINGAPORE] From Beijing's gridlocked ring-roads to Delhi's urban sprawl, Asia is home to three of the planet's five most-polluting countries, as well as more than one-third of its wealthiest...

[HONG KONG] Groups of China supporters pulled down "Lennon Walls" of anti-government protest messages across Hong Kong on Saturday, raising the possibility of clashes with democracy supporters and...

[BANGKOK] More Chinese manufacturers are looking to Thailand as a production base to avoid US tariffs, based on trends in demand for the South-east Asian nation's industrial estates.

[HONG KONG] As one of Hong Kong's protests became increasingly violent last month, Ventus Lau ventured near the front lines where demonstrators had ripped down smart lampposts and surrounded a...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump on Friday approved sending American troops to bolster Saudi Arabia's air and missile defenses after the largest-ever attack on the kingdom's oil facilities,...

[WASHINGTON] The unrest in Hong Kong should start letting up after three months of protests as the city's chief executive Carrie Lam makes a concerted effort to address the concerns raised by the...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump has nominated Barbera Hale Thornhill to be ambassador to Singapore.

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump on Friday announced new sanctions on Iran that he said were the toughest-ever against another country but indicated he did not plan a military strike,...

[MONTREAL] Racism or youthful indiscretion? Images published one week into Canada's general election showing Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface mark a low point in his political career,...

[WASHINGTON] Ratings agency S&P Global on Friday upgraded Spain's sovereign debt to "A" from "A-", pointing to rosier prospects for economic growth and a shrinking budget deficit.