A man slashed seven people in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou in the latest of a series of attacks.
Thailand's hand-picked legislature has given a veneer of legitimacy to coup leader Prayuth Chan-ocha.
Indian yoga guru BKS Iyengar, who helped popularise yoga around the world has died at age 95.
The world's oldest man, newly named, and the world's oldest woman both live in Japan.
Landslides triggered by torrential rain have killed at least 27 people, including several children, in Japan.
A US woman whose body was found stuffed in a suitcase on Bali was reportedly abused by her daughter who has been arrested in her killing.
Heinz forced to recall infant food products in China after excess levels of lead found.
Action superstar Jackie Chan's son is latest celebrity caught in huge Chinese crackdown.
A Kiwi couple has told of a desperate swim to safety and drinking urine to survive, after their tourist boat sank in Indonesia.
Thirteen more people are rescued after Indonesian tourist boat sank, but two people still missing. | Relief as Kiwis survive
Tens of thousands of pro-China demonstraters, wearing red and waving Chinese flags, protested in Hong Kong.
Two Australian Bali Nine drug mules on death row may have their sentences reduced to life.
Twins who came from eggs donated by an Australian woman were among 21 babies documented in a Bangkok "baby factory".
Pope Francis says Asian governments should not fear Christians as they do not want to ''come as conquerors''.
The death toll from landslides and flooding triggered by torrential monsoon rains in Nepal and northern India has climbed to at least 77.
Case of a young couple's alleged involvement in a brutal murder complicated by claims the teen is pregnant.
North Korea said on Friday its firing of three short-range rockets had nothing to do with Pope Francis' visit.
Remains of the first Malaysian victims of MH17 will arrive in Malaysia on August 22, declared a day of mourning.
A nervous passenger being comforted mid-flight by a steward says the 'nice' gesture turned into assault.
Gang rapists in India are posting videos online to shame and silence their victims.