Authorities in the countries directly affected by the Southeast Asian migrant crisis are becoming increasingly concerned about anti-migrant sentiment on social media.
Southeast Asian nations faced increasing pressure to deal with the growing migrant crisis Monday, as the countries involved continued to blame their neighbors for the issue.
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is urging China to halt increasingly assertive actions it is taking in the South China Sea.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Filipino shadow play performer El Gamma Penumbra has won the grand prize of the first season of “Asia’s Got Talent,” the pan-Asian talent search in Singapore.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Officials say the death toll in a rubber slipper factory fire in a suburb of the Philippine capital climbed to 18 after police retrieved another 15 charred bodies from the gutted building, but dozens more remain missing and feared dead.
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