China issues super typhoon ‘red alert’

SHANGHAI, 9 Aug 2019:  China’s weather bureau issued a red alert early today as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing flight cancellations in Taiwan …

Jokowi embarrassed by transboundary haze

JAKARTA, 7 Aug 2019:  Indonesian president Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said the haze caused by forest fires in Indonesia has been an embarrassment for him to face Malaysia and Singapore as …

Australia says no to hosting US missiles

SYDNEY, 5 Aug 2019: US intermediate-range missiles will not be deployed in Australia, prime minister Scott Morrison said today – after the US revealed ambitions to site missiles in the …