Close ASEAN, Russia's cooperation will increase Russia's political role in Asia – Thai expert

May 12, 2016 6:15 am· Comments Off on Close ASEAN, Russia's cooperation will increase Russia's political role in Asia – Thai expert 

BANGKOK, May 11 — Close cooperation between Russia and the ASEAN will bring economic benefits and greater political presence of the country in Asia, Thailand's political analyst Dr Paradon Rangsimaporn told Russia's TASS news agency on Tuesday.

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US-India Defense Cooperation Act introduced in Senate

May 12, 2016 6:15 am· Comments Off on US-India Defense Cooperation Act introduced in Senate 

Washington, May 11 — Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's expected visit here next month, two top American senators have introduced a legislation which if passed by Congress would elevate the status of the Indo-US defence relationship on par with that of America's closest allies like NATO and Israel.

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Post-sanction Iran, Malaysia trade volume to hit USD 1 B

May 12, 2016 6:15 am· Comments Off on Post-sanction Iran, Malaysia trade volume to hit USD 1 B 

TEHRAN, May 11 — Following the removal of sanctions against Iran, malaysia is intended to help increase the volume of trade exchanges with the Islamic Republic to USD 1 billion, says a Malaysian trade official.

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China hopeful about new Philippine government

May 11, 2016 3:53 am· Comments Off on China hopeful about new Philippine government 

BEIJING, May 10 — China is hoping for a fresh start in diplomatic relations with the Philippines' new government.

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Airstrikes kill 10 in rebel-held city in Syria's Idlib

May 11, 2016 3:53 am· Comments Off on Airstrikes kill 10 in rebel-held city in Syria's Idlib 

DAMASCUS, May 10 — Warplanes carried out two airstrikes on a rebel-held city in the countryside of Syria's northwestern province of Idlib on Tuesday, killing 10 people and wounding tens others, a monitor group reported.

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China rejects EU accusation over steel overcapacity

May 11, 2016 3:53 am· Comments Off on China rejects EU accusation over steel overcapacity 

BEIJING, May 10 — china on Tuesday refuted accusation by an EU diplomat that its inefficiency in decapacity of steel industry harmed European manufacturers.

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IS claims downing Syrian military helicopter in Homs

May 11, 2016 3:53 am· Comments Off on IS claims downing Syrian military helicopter in Homs 

DAMASCUS, May 10 — The Islamic State (IS) claimed to have downed a Syrian military helicopter in the countryside of the central province of Homs on Tuesday.

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Obama to visit Hiroshima: Japanese gov't

May 11, 2016 3:53 am· Comments Off on Obama to visit Hiroshima: Japanese gov't 

TOKYO, May 10 — The Japanese government announced on Tuesday that U.S. President Barack Obama will make a visit to Hiroshima during his stay in Japan for the Group of Seven (G7) summit.

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China to relocate over 2M poor people

May 11, 2016 3:53 am· Comments Off on China to relocate over 2M poor people 

BEIJING, May 10 — China plans to relocate more than two million impoverished people to less disadvantaged areas this year, in the latest effort to deliver on the government's target of eliminating poverty by 2020.

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2 confirmed dead as tornadoes touch down in Oklahoma

May 11, 2016 3:53 am· Comments Off on 2 confirmed dead as tornadoes touch down in Oklahoma 

HOUSTON, May 10 — At least two people were killed and several others hurt as tornadoes hit near Oklahoma City, capital of the U.S. state of Oklahoma, and the rolling hills south of the city Monday afternoon.

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