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Japan's new Emperor Naruhito will take part in a ritual feast with a sun goddess on Thursday night as part of a centuries-old ceremony to celebrate his ascension to the throne.
Hong Kong looked set for another long day of violent clashes and travel chaos Thursday with protesters occupying several universities across the city amid growing concern over what might happen next.
Hayabusa2 has begun its yearlong journey back to Earth with valuable data and soil samples in tow. After traveling about 180 million miles, the spacecraft will finally arrive back to its terrestrial home.
More than 2,000 birds have been found dead around India's largest inland salt lake --and authorities don't yet know why they died.
Hong Kong woke to a third consecutive day of travel chaos and debris littering the streets Wednesday, following fiery clashes across the city overnight and a prolonged and violent standoff at a university campus.
Afghanistan is to "conditionally" release three high-ranking Taliban prisoners in exchange for two American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) professors who were kidnapped by the group three years ago, President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday.
Fifty-one children and three teachers were injured at a kindergarten in southwest China when a man attacked them with a corrosive chemical, state media reported Tuesday.
At least 12 people have been killed and around 100 others injured after two trains collided in eastern Bangladesh in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Hong Kong is preparing for another day of turmoil Tuesday after a man was shot by a police officer and another set alight following a confrontation with protesters in one of the most dramatic days in over five months of protests.
Protests are raging across Hong Kong after a police officer shot a protester earlier in the morning. Follow here for the latest
At least 10 people are dead and millions have been evacuated from their homes after deadly Cyclone Bulbul smashed into India and Bangladesh over the weekend.
A 21-year-old protester was shot in the chest with a live round by a police officer in Hong Kong early Monday morning, as traffic stalled and clashes broke out across the city.
Japan's newly crowned emperor and empress were cheered by tens of thousands of spectators during an imperial parade through the heart of Tokyo Sunday.
Domestic workers living in Hong Kong and Singapore are being targeted by ISIS. Alienated and vulnerable, they are easy prey. Some have become suicide bombers.
Around 500,000 people have been evacuated from Bangladesh's coastal region, as the nation waits for Cyclone Bulbul to hit on Saturday evening, the country's disaster management minister said.
India's Supreme Court is set to deliver a ruling Saturday in a fierce dispute over a religious site that's claimed by both Hindus and Muslims.
For years, Jolly Joseph talked about how her house was cursed, neighbors said.
An American man is in a coma in Thailand after dramatically breaking free of police custody and then shooting himself in the head as police closed in on him and his girlfriend, according to authorities.
A 22-year-old Hong Kong university student who suffered a severe head injury after falling in a parking garage close to the scene of protests has died, hospital authorities confirmed Friday, a development that could further inflame tensions in the semi-autonomous Chinese city.