[MANILA] Philippine Vice President Leni Robredo said she will resign as housing secretary on Monday after President Rodrigo Duterte ordered her to stop attending Cabinet meetings, a development that...

THE Ministry of Finance is seeking views and suggestions from Singaporeans in preparation for Budget 2017, it said on Sunday.

MINISTER for Defence Ng Eng Hen said on Sunday that it is "neither possible nor strategically necessary" to contain China's rise. He said this while speaking at the Reagan National...

[SINGAPORE] The People's Action Party (PAP) must continue to be close to all segments of society and serve the people, never taking voters for granted, Prime Minister and party secretary-general...

[OAKLAND, United States] Up to 40 people were feared dead in a huge fire that tore through a rave party in a warehouse near San Francisco, as the authorities warned of a prolonged search and...

[ROME] Italians vote on Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reform which will decide the political future of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who has promised to resign if he loses.

[SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba] The convoy carrying the ashes of Cuba's late communist leader Fidel Castro ends an island-wide journey on Saturday in the cradle of his revolution for a big ceremony...

[BEIJING] US President-elect Donald Trump's call with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen was a "petty action" by Taiwan, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Saturday, Hong Kong-based...

[BERLIN] A pastor's daughter raised behind the Iron Curtain, Germany's Angela Merkel has defied predictions to become Europe's most powerful politician and, some argue, the new "...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia described the violence against Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority as "ethnic cleansing" on Saturday, ahead of a planned solidarity march in Kuala Lumpur...