• Tue, 14 May 2019 01:00
    Are Palestinians condemned to wander the Earth forever?
    The tragedy of the ongoing Palestinian dispossession has been played out in full view of the world ever since the creation of Israel.
    opinion
  • Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00
    That muffled boom from Theatre 6 is China launching a war
    The sun is in its death throes, expanding to vaporise neighbouring planets. People all around the world join hands to build giant thrusters to drive Earth out of its orbit on a path to a new star system. Yet the journey is fraught with unforeseen dangers, and in order to save humanity on the wandering Earth, a group of young people must fight for everyone’s survival.
    opinion
  • Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:12
    Earthquake rattles northeast India, Tibet
    New Delhi - A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck India's northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh early Wednesday and was felt in neighbouring Tibet.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 23 Apr 2019 14:12
    New quake strikes as Philippines hunts for survivors
    Philippine rescuers were scrambling Tuesday to reach some two dozen people feared buried under a building near Manila that collapsed a day earlier in a strong earthquake, as a powerful new tremor hit the nation.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
    Starbucks introduces reusable cup to reduce waste
    TO ENCOURAGE reusability on Earth Day, and to inspire its customers to make more sustainable choices all year long, Starbucks yesterday launched reusable hot and cold cups in Thai stores.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
    Push for sustainable travel to save the planet
    AS THE world marked Earth Day yesterday (April 22), digital travel platform Booking.com released findings from its annual sustainable travel report. Research reveals that almost three-quarters (72 per cent) of travellers believe that people need to act now and make sustainable travel choices to save the planet for future generations.
    Tourism
  • Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:36
    Clark International Airport shut down after quake
    CITY OF SAN FERNANDO — All flights in Clark International Airport were canceled following a magnitude 6.1 tremor that jolted parts of Luzon on Monday afternoon.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:16
    Five dead as buildings collapse in Philippine quake: official
    Manila - Five people were killed when at least two buildings collapsed as a strong earthquake rocked the northern Philippines, a local official said.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:41
    5.7 earthquake strikes parts of Luzon
    CASTILLEJOS, ZAMBALES — A magnitude 5.7 tremor jolted parts of Luzon on Monday afternoon.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:44
    Travellers must make sustainable choices: survey
    As the world marks Earth Day today (April 22), digital travel platform Booking.com has released findings from its annual sustainable travel report. Research reveals that almost three quarters (72 per cent) of travellers believe that people need to act now and make sustainable travel choices to save the planet for future generations. 
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:29
    Urgent : Strong 6.0 quake hits Taiwan, shakes buildings in Taipei
    Taipei - A 6.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, shaking buildings and disrupting traffic.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 14 Apr 2019 02:16
    People return home after 6.9-magnitude earthquake in Central Sulawesi
    The situation in Banggai Raya in Central Sulawesi has returned to normal following a 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit the province on Friday evening, as people have started to return to their homes after seeking higher ground in anticipation of a tsunami.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:00
    Tsunami warning lifted after strong quake hits off Indonesia
    Luwuk, Indonesia - A strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia Friday, the United States Geological Survey said, triggering a brief tsunami warning that sent panicked residents fleeing to higher ground.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 19:51
    Urgent : Strong 6.8 quake hits off eastern Indonesia, triggering tsunami warning
    A strong 6.8-magnitude earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia Friday (April 12), the United States Geological Survey said, triggering a tsunami warning and sending panicked residents running from their homes.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    China’s ‘cabbage strategy’ is destroying national – and natural – sovereignty
    Within Philippine territorial waters in the West Philippine Sea lies the Verde Island Passage, a pristine marine sanctuary considered to be one of the earth’s most important regions of biodiversity, especially for smaller species of fish; nearby is a small mangrove reserve.
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