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As a young girl, Tamara Sloper Harding was enchanted by the women who had served in the French Resistance during World War II.
Although this is still low compared to the pre-ABSD proportion of 19 per cent [SINGAPORE] Private home purchases fell across the board in the first three months of this year to just over 2,000 units - the first time in more than five years that the number has dropped below 3,000 homes.
Tourism is bringing rapid development to the islands of Langkawi, which puts pressure on the marine ecosystem.
Tak immigration police have arrested two monks reportedly from the controversial Wat Phra Dhammakaya sect for allegedly smuggling 30 illegal immigrants into Thailand.
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah says the future of Southeast Asia remains unpredictable.
A Chinese relative of passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 reacts as he attends a meeting at the Metro Park Hotel in Beijing on April 21, 2014.
General Gun Maw, vice chief of the staff of Kachin Independence Army, speaks during nationwide ceasefire talk with the Burmese government peace making group on April 5, 2014, in Rangoon.
Electoral workers examine a ballot as they count votes at a polling station during the parliamentary elections in Jakarta, Indonesia earlier this month.
Win Tin, an uncompromising Burmese journalist who helped Aung San Suu Kyi launch a pro-democracy movement against the brutal military regime and then endured nearly two decades in jail as one of his country's longest-serving political prisoners, died April 21 in Rangoon.
U.S. president Barack Obama makes a statement to the media in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington on April 17, 2014 .
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received a delegation led by Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Hun Sen. Azerbaijani president stressed the historical importance of the first visit of the Cambodian prime minister to Azerbaijan in terms of development of bilateral cooperation between the two countries, expressing ... (more)
A new joint leadership exchange programme for youths in Singapore and Brunei will be set up in the second half of this year.
Marine biologist Choo Poh Leem is involved in an Anti-Fish Bombing campaign to stop the harmful method of harvesting fish.
File photo of Tun Razak Highway, also known as Segamat-Kuantan Highway, runs from the town of Segamat, Johor, to Gambang near Kuantan, Pahang.
A photo of Kwon Ji-yeon, who was rescued from the sunk South Korean ferry, was circulated on Twitter to find her relatives.
Police said the attack occurred on Highway 401 at Ban Bannang Kuwae in tambon Bannang Sata of Bannang Sata.