Filipino President threatens to burn down the UN

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, known for his colorful rhetoric, has threatened to “burn down” the United Nations Headquarters in New York over mounting international...

Australian mosque declares fatwa on Christmas

Sheikh Yahya Safi, the head imam at Lakemba mosque in Sydney's western suburbs, has declared a fatwa on Christmas and telling his followers to...

Two Australians sentenced for planning terrorist attack in Sydney

Australian men Omar Al-Kutobi, 25, and Mohammad Kiad, 27, have both been sentenced to a minimum of 15 years in jail for each pleaded...

Indonesian police make further arrests in West Papua protestors

Indonesian police have made more mass arrests on West Papuans who last week protested for self-determination in Jakarta. Over two hundred people were arrested in...

Trump risks China rift by speaking to Taiwan’s president

US President-elect, Donald Trump, has risked a China rift by being the first President or President-elect to speak to a leader of Taiwan since...

Vanuatu pushes for position on UN committee to counter Indonesian colonization

Former Prime Minister of Vanuatu, Barak Sope, wants his country to become a member of the United Nations Special Committee on Decolonisation to counter...

West Papuan’s send solidarity to Standing Rock

West Papua’s independence leader Benny Wenda in a letter of solidarity and friendship that the protestors in Standing Rock and West Papua have a...

Indonesian police violently suppress West Papua independence protest

West Papuan protesters clashed with police in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta on Thursday as they made calls for the regions independence. Organizers claimed that police...

Japanese protest against US base in Okinawa

People have begun a sit-down protest against US plans to move a Marine Corps base to the pristine islands of Japan's Okinawa prefecture. The Futenma...

India threatens to cut water to Pakistan

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that he is "committed" to cutting the water supply to Pakistan because of hostilities in the volatile...