[SINGAPORE] Singapore's skies were clearer on Friday and air quality improved as smog from Indonesian forest fires drifted away, easing fears that this weekend's Formula One race may be affected...

[BEIJING] China's environment ministry said on Friday that it will set stricter targets for cities that had higher PM2.5 concentration in the last autumn-winter season.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia closed more than 1,000 schools nationwide Wednesday and air quality worsened in Singapore days before the city's Formula One race, as toxic haze from Indonesian forest...

[JAKARTA] Massive forest fires in Indonesia that have caused a toxic haze to spread as far as Singapore and peninsular Malaysia are also seriously affecting endangered orangutans and their habitat...

[PEKANBARU] Indonesia is battling forest fires causing toxic haze across southeast Asia with aircraft, artificial rain and even prayer, President Joko Widodo said during a visit to a hard-hit area...

[SINGAPORE] Government agencies are ready to tackle the impact of the haze, the National Environment Agency (NEA) said in a statement on Tuesday.

EDITORIAL

AFTER a haitus of a few years, the haze is back. It hit Singapore at the weekend when the air pollution index crossed into the unhealthy range.

[JAKARTA] Indonesia has arrested nearly 200 people over vast forest fires ripping across the archipelago, police said Monday, as toxic haze sends air quality levels plummeting and sparks flight...

[PARIS] Big cities beset with gridlocked traffic, major regions producing coal, pockets of heavy industry encased by mountains - Europe's air pollution hotspots are clearly visible from space on...

[HONG KONG] As millions of people in Asia choke under polluted skies, authorities have turned to water-dispersing drones and outdoor air purifiers to improve air quality, while companies have...