[HONG KONG] Anger soared in Hong Kong on Monday over a vicious assault against pro-democracy protesters by a mob of suspected triad gangsters that left dozens wounded, one critically, in a...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka's police declared Tuesday a nationwide curfew for a second night running, after anti-Muslim riots killed one man and left dozens of shops, homes and mosques damaged.

THE speaker of Sri Lanka's Parliament, Karu Jayasuriya, has warned his country could descend into political violence if the legislature remains suspended throughout a leadership struggle that...