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The United States will suspend a number of military exercises with South Korea that were due to take place over coming months, amid ongoing negotiations with North Korea, the US Department of Defense announced on Friday.
Five female anti-trafficking activists were gang-raped in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand, police said Friday, the same region where two teens were raped and then set on fire last month.
North and South Korea agreed on Friday to allow 100 people from each side who were separated from their families during the Korean War to meet in August.
Researchers have uncovered the skull and jaw of a now-extinct, but never-before-seen genus of gibbon, which they've named Junzi imperialis.
An extremist Indonesian cleric was found guilty of inciting terrorism and sentenced to death by a Jakarta court Friday.
A Japanese city official has been docked half a day's pay for repeatedly leaving his desk a few minutes too early, sparking a heated debate on social media over the severity of the punishment.
The US Navy's newest aircraft carrier is regarded as the world's most-advanced warship -- but for how much longer?
Little Cuz is a 9-year-old Indian boy who loves painting his nails and wearing lipstick.
Touring Singaporean shipyards one day, visiting Chinese agricultural exhibitions and traffic control centers the next, Kim Jong Un's engagement with the region has had a decidedly economic air of late.
The search effort for more than 190 people presumed drowned after a tourist ferry sank on a crater lake in Indonesia earlier this week has been extended a further four days, amid growing anger over the government's failure to prevent the tragedy.
Members of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police join yogis the world over on June 21, to celebrate International Yoga Day.
India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has pulled out of a coalition government in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, potentially destabilizing the already restive region ahead of national elections in 2019.
Adolescent Rohingya girls in camps in Bangladesh are being kept in stifling conditions, unable to go out and facing prospects of early marriage, a report says.
Rescuers continue to search for missing passengers in Lake Toba in Northern Sumatra in Indonesia, where a ferry sank on Monday with more than 200 people aboard.
North Korea will hold its famous Mass Games for the first time in five years in September, a Western-run tour group told CNN.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is visiting China Tuesday and Wednesday, Chinese state media announced.
On Monday, at least 65 activists were greeted by hundreds of well-wishers as they made their way across Kabul with chants of "We Want Peace!" and "No War!"
Billions of dollars worth of assets held by the Thai Crown have been transferred directly to Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, a move that will vastly increase his personal wealth and tax liability.