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Indonesian militant arrested after release
A radical IS cleric is back in custody just a day after being granted early release.


'No politics involved' in HK jailings
Hong Kong Justice Secretary Rimsky Yuen reportedly ignored the advice of senior prosecutors in pushing for jail terms for three democracy activists.


US still expected to impose steel tariffs
US steel stocks have fallen 10 per cent since July's probe delay, but US president Donald Trump is still expected to impose a tariff on imports.


Asian stocks join global retreat
Concerns US President Donald Trump won't be able to fulfil his economic agenda are sending Asian markets down in early trade.


Indonesia launches online 'peace envoys'
The Indonesian government has deployed "peace envoys" in its latest bid to combat radical views online.


US soldier killed in Afghan blast, 20 hurt
An American soldier has been killed and up to 20 US and Afghan troops injured in a blast in Afghanistan as the White House ponders its next steps in the war.


N.Korea posters boast US in 'strike range'
North Korea has released colourful posters and defiant slogans crowing that the US is within the striking range of its missiles, in a show of defiance.


Raped 10-year-old Indian girl has baby
A ten-year-old rape victim is recovering in hospital in India after giving birth to a baby girl.


Jailed HK democracy campaigner defiant
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong and two other student leaders have been sentenced to prison in connection with pro-democracy protests in 2014.


Jail times cut for Aussies in Bali
Four Australians doing jail time in Bali have received sentence reductions.


Bloody Philippines drug law intensifies
A drug crackdown in Manila overnight has resulted in the deaths of at least 26 people.


Drug mule Renae Lawrence has sentence cut
Bali Nine drug mule Renae Lawrence is among a group of Australians to have their sentences reduced as part of Indonesia's Independence Day celebrations.


China,India troops hurl stones in skirmish
Chinese and Indian troops have resorted to throwing stones and abuse at each other during an encounter in Indian-controlled Kashmir.


Law threatens Mumbai's fishing villages
Changes to India's Coastal Regulation Zone rules have lifted a land reclamation ban for commercial purposes, allowing tourism in ecologically sensitive areas.


N.Korean nuclear ICBM a 'red line': Moon
Marking his first 100 days as South Korean president, Moon Jae-in has again warned North Korea not to put a nuclear warhead on an ICBM.


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