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World 02 Aug 2017 | 8:58 PM

EU says mulling 'range of actions' on Venezuela but sanctions unlikely now

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is considering a "whole range of actions" in response to rising tensions in Venezuela, a spokeswoman said on Wednesday after the head of the bloc's parliament called for targeted sanctions against President Nicolas Maduro.

World 02 Aug 2017 | 8:23 PM

Italy begins naval mission to help Libya curb migrant flows

ROME (Reuters) - Italy began a limited naval mission on Wednesday to help Libya's coastguard curb migrant flows, which have become a source of political friction before national elections expected early next year.

World 02 Aug 2017 | 7:48 PM

'No more waiting!' Syrians stuck in Greece protest at German embassy

ATHENS (Reuters) - Syrian refugees stranded in Greece chanted "no more waiting!" and protested outside the German embassy in Athens on Wednesday against delays in reuniting with their relatives in Germany.

World 02 Aug 2017 | 1:09 PM

UAE says measures against Qatar do not violate WTO agreements

DUBAI (Reuters) - Economic sanctions imposed on Qatar by three fellow Gulf states do not violate World Trade Organisation agreements, a United Arab Emirates official said, after Doha launched a wide-ranging legal complaint at the Geneva-based body this week.

Thailand 02 Aug 2017 | 9:44 AM

Floods in Thailand’s northeast kill 23

BANGKOK: Heavy rains have brought some of the worst floods for years to Thailand’s rural northeast where 23 people have died over the past month, officials said Wednesday.

Nation 02 Aug 2017 | 12:00 AM

New facility to help 80,000 PTPTN borrowers

KUALA LUMPUR: Some 80,000 borrowers are set to benefit from the National Higher Education Fund Corporation’s (PTPTN) new “overlapping” facility.

AseanPlus News 02 Aug 2017 | 12:00 AM

Great Wall to get deepest high-speed rail station

BEIJING: Chinese workers are building the world’s deepest and Asia’s largest underground high-speed railway station beneath the Great Wall at the Badaling section in Beijing.

World 01 Aug 2017 | 7:16 PM

SDF advances against Islamic State in southern Raqqa

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The U.S-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are on the verge of seizing full control of the southern neighbourhoods of Islamic State-held Raqqa, a Kurdish official said on Tuesday.

World 01 Aug 2017 | 1:52 PM

Etihad Airways says assisting Australian police with plane attack probe

SINGAPORE/DUBAI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways said on Tuesday it was helping Australian Federal Police with an investigation that police began into an "Islamic-inspired" plot to bring down a plane and resulted in stricter security screening at Australian airports.

Nation 01 Aug 2017 | 7:07 AM

Shahidan: No plans to help Rohingya refugees understand local customs

KUALA LUMPUR: The Government has no intention to introduce programmes for Rohingya refugees to help them assimilate with local customs as the move could be seen as trying to give them citizenship.