Imran Khan says he is against military rule in Pakistan

Imran Khan tried to play down the suspicion that he was paving way for a military takeover through his anti-government protests and said martial law is not a solution to the country`s problems.

Most Thais are happy with military rule: Survey

Most Thais are happy and relieved that they do not have to worry about their safety anymore after the military junta took over administration of the country over a month ago, a poll showed here.

142,000 Cambodian workers return home from Thailand: Official

More than 140,000 Cambodians had fled jobs in Thailand to return home as of Monday, fearing a crackdown on illegal migrants under junta rule, an official said.

Hilton inks deal for more Myanmar hotels

Hilton Worldwide has signed a contract to operate five hotels in Myanmar, which is emerging as a popular Southeast Asian tourist destination after military rule was lifted in 2011.

Myanmar hosts summit of South-east Asian leaders

Myanmar hopes its first-ever hosting of a summit of Southeast Asian leaders on Sunday will help showcase progress made since the country emerged from a half-century of military rule.

Myanmar reaches deal with rebels to ease tensions

Myanmar`s government reached an agreement with ethnic Kachin rebels to work to end a bloody conflict that has cast a shadow over the country`s progress in moving away from almost half a century of repressive military rule.

Egyptian critic of military rule beaten in street

A video posted on social networks showed a small crowd punching and kicking Nawarah Negm, and hurling abuse at her.

‘Gilani given last lifeline by SC to end stand-off`

Pak media warned beleaguered PM Gilani-led govt that it has been granted a last lifeline by the SC to end its confrontation with the judiciary.

Long queues for historic Egypt polls

The vote is a milestone many Egyptians hope will usher in a democratic age after decades of dictatorship.

Niger to vote after one year of military rule

Niger`s voters choose a new, civilian president as their head.

B`desh court wants safeguards against military rule

The Supreme Court has denounced the declaration of martial law in the past.