Asia

Afghanistan: At least 17 killed in Eid car blast

The explosion came on the eve of a ceasefire declared by the Taliban during the festival of Eid.

China floods: Huai river alert level raised amid heavy...

Heavy rains have swept across China for weeks, from the southwest to the east coast.

China says a US travel ban on Communist Party members would...

US media earlier reported the Trump administration was considering a travel ban on party members.

TikTok to exit Hong Kong 'within days'

The move by the short-form video app comes after China imposed its new security law on the city.

India coronavirus: Life-saving Covid-19 drugs sold on Delhi...

Desperate Indian families searching for remdesivir are paying excessive sums to black market dealers.

Microsoft and Zoom join Hong Kong data 'pause'

Firms join others in saying they are not currently complying with government requests for user data.

Coronavirus updates: Melbourne tower block lockdown 'like...

A resident of a Melbourne tower block that was put into complete lockdown says they had no notice.

Coronavirus in Australia: Melbourne returns to lockdown...

Five million residents of the Australian city are again told to stay at home, as state borders close.