Tag Archives: Asian people

28Jul/17

Pakistan PM resigns after court order to disqualify him: statement

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif resigns from his post hours after the country’s Supreme Court disqualified him over corruption claims against his family. Ryan Brooks reports. Continue reading

23Jan/17

Miss Universe candidates visit Duterte

Miss Universe candidates pay a courtesy call to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and take part in a charity event ahead of their competition. Continue reading

11Dec/16

Nobel laureate Satyarthi questions world’s stand on children education

Indian child rights activist and laureate Kailash Satyarthi questions the world’s stand on children’s education, saying the countries around the globe were spending money on weapons and wars instead of investing in education.

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22Mar/15

Modern Singapore’s founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, dies at 91 – official

Singapore’s first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew has died on Monday, aged 91, according a government statement.

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