The killers of two British tourists are likely to have fled a Thai resort island amid false police leads and a contaminated crime scene.
Japan vows to continue hunting whales, despite the International Whaling Commission voting in favour of a NZ-led resolution.
Thai Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha apologised for criticising tourists who wear bikinis in Thailand, comments that sparked an international outcry.
Two teachers at the prestigious Jakarta International School have been held since July as bizarre details emerge of the child sex allegations being made against them.
Chinese security agents want to enter New Zealand to interrogate the wife, child, mistress and associates of one of China's highest profile corrupt officials.