Bodies and dirty money line the rat routes into Thailand
For some, smuggling is a matter of course but for others, illegal activities are far more dangerous.
Tropical depression Mulan triggers flash floods at Thai-Myanmar border towns
The flood water inundated more than 2,000 households in Mae Sai township in Thailand's northern Chiang Rai province as well as Myanmar's Tachilek border town, local media reports.
Higher wall, Covid policy make US border more deadly
To the already imposing obstacles for people trying to enter the US, Covid-19 adds another: a quick-fix health rule called Title 42 that allows authorities to remove anyone simply because they might be carrying the disease.
NZ welcomes Australian visitors as border restrictions ease
New Zealand had some of the toughest border controls in the world during the Covid pandemic as part of government efforts to keep the coronavirus out.
Singapore reopens borders after two-year Covid closure
The aviation hub, a key gateway for people arriving in Asia, joins other countries in the region that have recently dropped travel curbs as they shift to living with Covid-19.
No toll for 7 days at Johor-Singapore border
This is to facilitate the movement of traffic with the reopening of the Malaysia-Singapore land border beginning April 1.
Nigerian forces kill children in airstrike over border in Niger, official says
The airstrike occurred in a region where banditry is common and where both governments fear that Islamist insurgents linked to Islamic State are gaining ground.
Health ministry has 2-3 weeks to present proposals, SOPs for border reopening, says PM
He says a decision will be made on whether to fully reopen the borders or with restrictions in place.
Cabinet to discuss border reopening, says Hishammuddin
He nonetheless welcomes the proposal by the National Recovery Council for borders to be reopened from March 1.
US to open border with Canada from early November
This follows the move by Canada on Aug 9 to allow fully vaccinated US visitors into the country for non-essential travel.
US veep tells would-be migrants, ‘Do not come, do not come’
Even as Harris made the case for reforms, those very migrants she hoped to help were still streaming north for America.
Indian, Chinese troops in new border brawl, reports say
In June, troops from the two sides fought with fists and wooden clubs in the Galwan valley of Ladakh region.