North Korea Sunday blasted the United States and South Korea as "warmongers" on the eve of their largest-ever joint air exercise, saying it could trigger a nuclear war.
North Korea blasts 'dangerous' US-South military drill
On Sunday Iran opened an extension of its southeastern Chabahar Port, which Tehran hopes will help the country become a key transit route to land-locked Afghanistan and Central Asia.
Iran launches 1st phase of Chabahar hub
The Iranian Foreign Ministry has condemned an attack by Pakistani Taliban militants on a university in the northwestern city of Peshawar, stressing the importance of remaining vigilant and united in the face of measures by terrorist groups and their allies.
Iran condemns Taliban attack on university campus in NW Pakistan
Cyclone Ockhi has left 13 people dead in Sri Lanka and killed an equal number in India's Kerala and Tamil Nadu states since Friday as it churns in the Arabian Sea.
India, Sri Lanka cyclone kills 26
Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday paid an unscheduled visit to Tehran and met her Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Iran, India FMs meet ahead of Chabahar project inauguration
Pope Francis on Friday used the word “Rohingya” for the first time during his current trip to Asia to refer to refugees who have fled in large numbers from violence in Myanmar.
Pope uses word 'Rohingya' in public for first time on Asia trip
Japan's Emperor Akihito will step down on April 30, 2019, the country's prime minister announced Friday, the first retirement in more than two centuries in the imperial family believed to be the world's oldest.
Abe: Japan emperor abdication date set for April 2019
Pakistani Taliban militants have attacked the campus of an agriculture university in the northwestern city of Peshawar, killing at least nine people.
Pakistani Taliban attack university campus, killing 9
The American public and international community must pressure the United States to avoid a military conflict with North Korea, since a war would be devastating for both sides, a human rights expert and peace activist says.
US must avoid military conflict with North Korea: Human rights expert
A roadside bomb has claimed the lives of at least five anti-Taliban fighters and wounded two others in an area of the troubled northwestern Pakistan, intelligence sources say.
Roadside bomb kills five anti-Taliban fighters in Pakistan

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