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US will not allow China to 'coerce' nations in Asia, says Trump administration

China is involved in a widening maritime dispute with several Southeast Asian countries over islands in South China Sea

Feb 16, 2018, 21:00 PM IST

Strengthen surveillance against Zika, WHO tells southeast Asia

The WHO has declared the recent clusters of microcephaly and other neurological abnormalities reported in the Americas as a public health emergency of international concern.

Feb 02, 2016, 22:57 PM IST

Southeast Asian countries urged to prevent polio resurfacing

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday urged the southeast Asian countries to ensure all necessary steps are taken to prevent the resurfacing of polio cases in the region.

Jan 12, 2016, 18:46 PM IST

Details out: What Rahul Gandhi did during his two-month-long sabbatical

As per a report, the Congress MP travelled to four Southeast Asian nations between February-April 2015.

Nov 25, 2015, 10:30 AM IST

Dengue epidemic likely to be more severe next year

 A major increase in cases of dengue will likely occur throughout Southeast Asian countries early next year, researchers have warned.

Oct 07, 2015, 11:32 AM IST

48th ASEAN foreign ministers' meet starts in Malaysia

The 48th ASEAN foreign ministers` meet opened here on Tuesday, drawing representatives from 10 Southeast Asian countries.

Aug 04, 2015, 13:29 PM IST

26th Asean Summit ends, three declarations adopted

The 26th ASEAN Summit concluded here on Monday with the adoption of three declarations, including the Kuala Lumpur Declaration on a People-Oriented, People-Centred Asean, which aims to establish a regional community by the end of this year.

Apr 28, 2015, 01:00 AM IST

Drug-resistant malaria spreading in Southeast Asian countries

International experts raised the alarm Wednesday over the spread of drug-resistant malaria in several Southeast Asian countries, saying it endangers major global gains in fighting the mosquito-borne disease that kills more than 600,000 people annually.

Nov 13, 2013, 12:41 PM IST

New predictive method pinpoints arsenic hotspots

European and Chinese researchers have built a model to predict the presence of arsenic groundwater contamination in China and elsewhere where millions are at risk, according to a work published.

Aug 23, 2013, 09:31 AM IST