DR Congo Ebola outbreak: WHO in emergency talks as cases spread
5/18/2018 11:31:42 AM (GMT+7)
 The World Health Organization (WHO) is to hold an emergency meeting to discuss the risk of Ebola spreading from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Dementia exercise programmes 'don't slow brain decline'
5/18/2018 3:10:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Exercise programmes for people with mild to moderate dementia "don't work", according to researchers writing in the British Medical Journal.

China car app Didi updates safety measures after murder
5/18/2018 2:01:00 PM (GMT+7)
 China's leading car-hailing firm is overhauling its service following the murder of one of its users.

Cannes 2018: Jane Fonda talks #MeToo, Grace and Frankie and HBO documentary
5/17/2018 3:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Jane Fonda has successfully combined Oscar-winning Hollywood celebrity and firebrand political activism with a fitness video empire.

Facebook privacy: MEPs to press Zuckerberg
5/17/2018 1:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Facebook has confirmed its chief executive will meet leading members of the European Parliament to discuss privacy concerns in Brussels.

Lachlan Murdoch to claim family empire
5/17/2018 11:00:29 AM (GMT+7)
 Elder son Lachlan Murdoch has been named as the heir to Rupert Murdoch's business empire.

Malaysia's Najib Razak has home searched by police
5/17/2018 11:52:48 AM (GMT+7)
 Malaysian police have searched the home of ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak, one week after he lost the national election.

India flyover collapse kills at least 18 in Varanasi
5/17/2018 10:08:00 AM (GMT+7)
 At least 18 people have been killed and dozens trapped in the Indian city of Varanasi after a flyover collapsed, crushing vehicles beneath it.

Facebook details scale of abuse on its site
5/16/2018 4:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Facebook says it deleted or added warnings to about 29 million posts that broke its rules on hate speech, graphic violence, terrorism and sex, over the first three months of the year.

Japan's economy shrinks for first time in two years
5/16/2018 2:06:18 PM (GMT+7)
 Japan's economy shrank in the first quarter of 2018 for the first time in two years, ending the longest stretch of economic growth since the 1980s.

North Korea threatens to cancel Trump summit
5/16/2018 1:32:20 PM (GMT+7)
 North Korea has said it may pull out of a summit with US President Donald Trump if the US insists it gives up its nuclear weapons.

Tension in Gaza as Palestinians begin to bury 58 dead
5/15/2018 5:22:17 PM (GMT+7)
 Funerals are being held in Gaza for 58 people killed on Monday when Israeli troops opened fire on Palestinian protesters, in the deadliest day of violence there since a war in 2014.