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The beauty queen could be the junta's most feared enemy yet.
The 33-year-old Htar Htet Htet represented Myanmar at the Miss Grand International beauty pageant in 2013. Now, she is a rebel fighter wielding an assault rifle and rallying her people to topple down the military junta that forcefully took over the government in ...
 
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Almost nothing gets past Israel's Iron Dome defense system.
Tensions are high as Israel and Palestine inch closer to a state of all-out war. Violence between Israelis and Palestinians escalated on May 10 as rocket attacks on Israeli cities countered by airstrikes in the Gaza Strip displaced thousands of people and left dozens wounded. The bombardments from ...
 
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The census report comes once in a decade.
China is still the world’s most populous country, according to the latest census of its National Bureau of Statistics, which releases the census once every 10 years.  It eclipses India’s 1.36 billion population, the world’s second-largest population. In 2010, China had a population ...
 
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Agent Orange was one of the most horrific weapons ever devised by humanity.
Agent Orange was meant to be an herbicidal chemical to kill forests and crops on enemy territory. It was extensively used by the United States on Asian countries during the Vietnam War. The chemical was tested and used in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, ...
 
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Rulings and resolutions play a major role in international relations. 
One of the major rhetorics against the 2016 arbitral ruling victory of the Philippines against China concerning issues about the West Philippine Sea is that the ruling is impossible to enforce. But looking at the history of the U.N.-backed resolutions and rulings, we ...
 
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The giant pink cephalopod cost P13 million.
A Japanese town is in hot water after it was discovered it used stimulus funds meant for COVID response to build a giant squid sculpture. The unsettling sculpture cost the town of Noto in the Ishikawa Prefecture a staggering P13 million ($274,000). Noto ...
 
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As many as 9,000 people may have been sampled with used nasal swabs. 
Airport workers at Indonesia’s Kualanamu International Airport were arrested after they were discovered reusing nasal swabs for COVID-19 testing on travelers. As many as 9,000 people received used swabs, according to a report by the Washington Post. According to local police, the staff ...
 
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#IndiaNeedsOxygen trends on Twitter. 
The coronavirus has effectively crippled India’s healthcare system. The situation in COVID hospitals in India is so grim, patients want to get out. Trainees in medical schools are being asked to help fight the world’s largest surge of COVID cases. Patients are ...
 
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It's ScarJo's third wedding.
Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost have tied the knot a year after engagement.Meals on Wheels America announced Thursday on Instagram that Johansson and Jost married over the weekend in an intimate ceremony. The post said the couple's wedding followed the COVID-19 safety ...
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