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AirAsia plane veers off runway upon landing in Brunei

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 19:02

An AirAsia flight from Malaysia to neighbouring Brunei veered off the runway upon landing today but all 109 people aboard were safe, the Malaysian budget carrier said.

AirAsia plane veers off runway upon landing in Brunei

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 16:00

An AirAsia flight from Malaysia to neighbouring Brunei veered off the runway upon landing Monday but all 109 people aboard were safe, the Malaysian budget carrier said.

Celebrities boycott Brunei-owned hotels over sharia law

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 13:26

Celebrities including Virgin group founder Richard Branson have vowed to boycott a hotel chain linked to Brunei`s sultan after he introduced a controversial Islamic penal code in his country.

Brunei sultan pushes ahead with tough sharia code

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 14:09

The sultan of oil-rich Brunei announced that tough Islamic criminal punishments would be introduced tomorrow, pushing ahead with plans that have sparked rare domestic criticism of the fabulously wealthy ruler and international condemnation.

Brunei delays introduction of tough Islamic law

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 13:42

Brunei has postponed its implementation of harsh Islamic punishments, due to begin today, that have earned condemnation from the United Nations and sparked rare criticism at home.

Brunei detains Indonesian on terror suspicions: Report

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 11:52

Brunei authorities have detained an Indonesian national with links to Southeast Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) for alleged "terrorist-related activities" in the oil-rich sultanate, a media report said Thursday.

Brunei sultan hits back at rare criticism over sharia

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 18:05

Brunei`s all-powerful sultan, stung by rare criticism, has ordered social media users to stop attacking his plans to introduce harsh Islamic criminal punishments in the placid oil-rich kingdom.

Chinese restrictions in South China Sea are provocative: US

Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 09:15

The latest Chinese moves to restrict fishing in contested waters of the South China Sea is a "provocative and potentially dangerous act," the United States has said.

PM leaves for home after 4-day visit to Brunei, Indonesia

Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 09:29

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh concluded his four-day visit to Brunei and Indonesia and left for home, expanding India`s `Look East` policy to beyond economic ties.

China seeks to boost cooperation with Brunei

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 09:31

Brunei is ready to work with China for further development of Brunei-China and ASEAN-China relations.

India, ASEAN formulating plan to combat terrorism: PM

Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 20:25

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said India and ASEAN countries were in the process of formulating a "work plan" to deal with international terrorism.

India to set up separate ASEAN Mission: PM

Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 14:01

Eyeing greater cooperation with South East Asian countries on economic and security issues, India announced a separate Mission for ASEAN region to be set up in Jakarta with a full-time resident Ambassador.