ANN Desk (Asia)

The members of the ANN News Desk is located in several Asian countries. Stories under this lable are written by the ANN Team.

COLOMBO (The Island/ ANN) - UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention at press conference at the conclusion of official visit in Colombo yesterday

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) – But per capita income still only 3.8 per cent that of South Korea

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) - If the BJP registers a win in Gujarat, it will be a huge victory for Narendra Modi, who has been battling the ire of many in his home state as well as other parts of the country.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) – Doctors Without Borders reports massive toll from Rakhine violence 

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) – Reporters arrested in ongoing information clampdown over Rohingya crisis

NEW DELHI (ANN Desk) All 10 members of Asean – Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam – have accepted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invite to attend India's 69th Republic Day.

BEIJING (ANN Desk) – Island is being used as leverage to obstruct China’s peaceful rise, says Chinese Embassy in Washington 

Jakarta (ANN Desk) – President Widodo boosted as coalition partner elects ally as new chairman

NEW DELHI (DataLEADS/ANN) – Japan is the best country in Asia for older people to live, according to the Global Watch Index report. Japan reports high satisfaction with social connectedness, safety and civic freedom, according to the index which measures the quality of life — using income security, health, personal capability and enabling environment — for people aged 60 and older.

BANGKOK (ANN Desk) – But brutal military operation driving out more than 600,000 Rohingya Muslims threatens to derail Myanmar’s fledgling industry