ANN Desk (Asia)

The members of the ANN News Desk is located in several Asian countries. Stories under this lable are written by the ANN Team.

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - The informal summit was held at the Black Sea resort of Sochi less than a month after Modi's similar meet with Xi in Wuhan.

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - The meeting between the two leaders is the first since the re-election of Putin as the President of Russia.

ISLAMABAD (The Nation/ANN) - International media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the disruption in distribution of Pakistan's oldest newspaper Dawn after it published an interview suggesting that Pakistani militants were behind the 2008 Mumbai attacks.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - But he also warns that N. Korea may be decimated like Libya if no deal is reached

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - ​India’s Supreme Court orders one-day-old Karnataka chief minister to prove majority.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Core body to be sworn in on Monday and be enlarged from 10 to 13; PM Mahathir takes on education portfolio

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - India sends minister to Pyongyang, a first in 20 years.

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) - Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad has become world’s oldest head of state. How does he compare to other Asian leaders?

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ ANN) - President Rodrigo Duterte signed on Tuesday a presidential proclamation declaring parts of the Philippine Rise as a marine protected area during his visit to the resource-rich continental shelf.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - President Joko Widodo has condemned the suicide bombings in Surabaya, and said he will push through new anti-terror laws if Parliament continues to drag its feet on proposed legislative revisions.