Malaysia has said it does not plan to take any response against the ban on palm oil entering Europe by boycotting products from European countries.
The leader of a French mercenary group has revealed a military plan to invade Qatar. The plan was put in place by the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain in 1996 after the failure of the coup attempt in Doha that year.
Scientists launched a vast project on Thursday to map the genetic code of all 1.5 million known species of complex life on earth, aiming to complete the work within a decade.
The slow pace of fitting out regional airports risks delaying Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious plan to launch more flights connecting smaller towns and cities and get millions more people using air travel.
Swiss voters will learn on Sunday if their country will be the first in the world to introduce a radical new financial system that would bar commercial banks creating money each time they made a loan.
Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday announced the start of production at the Kaikias field in the US Gulf of Mexico, around one year ahead of schedule.
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Wednesday introduced a controversial proposal in parliament to redraw electoral boundaries that critics say will give the ruling coalition an easy win in the upcoming elections.
Global tech giants including Facebook and Twitter on Thursday expressed concern about a possible Singapore plan to bring in a new law to tackle the threat of fake news, saying sufficient rules are already in place.
Afghanistan is considering training and arming 20,000 civilians to defend territories where Islamic militants have been driven out, officials say, sparking fears the local forces could become another thuggish militia.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Sunday unveiled a new plan to prevent terrorist attacks, especially those conducted with vehicles in crowded public places.
The Trump administration intends to unveil this week a plan to trim regulations it believes constrain US manufacturing growth, potentially affecting environmental permits, worker safety and labour rules ...