A white tiger killed a young man who either fell or climbed into the animal’s enclosure at New Delhi zoo.
Rival candidates in the bitterly disputed Afghan presidential election have signed an agreement on a unity government.
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.
Explosive allegations surface of a frenzied scramble to offload baby Gammy when he was born, including abandoning him.
A freight truck lost control and crashed into a bus stop in a Chinese city, killing eight people and injuring six others.
Authorities rush to evacuate thousands ahead of a possible deadly eruption by the Philippines' most active volcano.
American man arrested after being caught trying to swim across a river from South Korea into North Korea.
Al-Qaeda's South Asia wing has claimed responsibility for hijacking a Pakistani naval ship and fire rockets.
Murdered British tourist David Miller struggled violently with his attacker or attackers in the sea.
A British man has returned to the murder scene of two of his fellow backpackers on a scenic Thai resort island and is being questioned by police.
South Korean marines arrested a man swimming towards North Korea who wanted to meet the North Korean leader, said Korean media.
The first dolphins of the season have been slaughtered in the small Japanese town of Taiji, campaigners say.
A Thai women has taken her own life by leaping into a pond of crocodiles at a farm popular with tourists.
More than 12,000 people evacuate from the foot of the Phillippines' most active volcano, amid fears of an eruption.
The naked bodies of two British tourists have been found on a Thai beach, sparking a murder probe on the popular resort island of Koh Tao.
Reaching the century mark remains relatively rare but it is increasingly less so in Japan.
North Korea sentenced US citizen Matthew Todd Miller to six years hard labour for committing "hostile acts" as a tourist to the isolated country.
A ferry with at least 84 passengers and crew onboard sank off the coast of central Philippines.
Indian Kashmir police have been collecting bodies floating in the streets as accusations mount over a bungled rescue operations.
Massive flood that's killed more than 450 people pours into Pakistan plains, sending a major river over its banks and threatening hundreds of thousands more.
Schapelle Corby has denied that Bali drug suspect Ben Panangian is her boyfriend.
There is a perception of "growing irritation" among Malaysian and Australian diplomats about the passive position of the Dutch investigation into MH17.
The family of an Australian man missing in the surf off Indonesia is preparing to go home without him.
Visiting US national security adviser told to end "close-in reconnaissance" less than a month after spat over spy plane.
Large number of high-energy objects smashed through flight MH17, causing it to break up in mid-air, preliminary crash report finds.
A rescue official says a mosque has collapsed in eastern Pakistan, killing at least 10 worshippers.