Four missiles meant to target Syrian rebel positions reportedly go off course.
It's a driver's nightmare come true, as thousands of cars bring a 50-lane highway to a standstill.
Japanese women now outpace American women in participation in the labor force.
Amnesty International says New Zealander Philip Blackwood is a prisoner of conscience in Myanmar.
A Chinese museum may have forgotten to do some fact-checking.
Death of elderly woman at Hong Kong McDonald's outlet sparks concern for the country's homeless 'McRefugees'.
India's capital, New Delhi, set to impose pollution tax, car-free days in effort to improve air quality.
Hong Kong's former leader, Donald Tsang, has been charged with two counts of misconduct in public office.
Villagers think they're in luck after a buffalo was born with skin like a crocodile.
Malaysia has ordered all schools to close for two days as haze is on track to become the worst on record.
At least six people are dead as winds of up to 180km hit the country's south coast.
A Japanese man has live-streamed himself accidentally burning down his room.
Islamic State has used its official Twitter account to claim responsibility for the shooting death of a Japanese man in Bangladesh.
At least 16 people have been killed, and dozens missing after an apparent US air strike that hit an Afghan hospital.
Blocks of concrete rained down on a street and narrowly missed passing motorists, after an apparent gas explosion in China.
A passenger plane carrying 10 people is missing on a domestic flight in eastern Indonesia.
Indian forest officials were forced to tranquilize a thirsty leopard after the animal's head got caught in a metal water pot.
Thai government websites attacked in protest against plans to introduce a single internet gateway for the country.
Otago University graduates are helping scan ocean floor for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
A series of package bombs exploded in the southwestern Chinese city of Liuzhou, killing at least seven people.
Two Japanese citizens have been arrested in China over spying allegations.
Children as young as nine are risking their lives working in gold mines in the Philippines.
Japanese PM says Japan needs to develop a stable and amicable relationship with China.
Two people are dead and hundreds injured after typhoon slams Taiwan.
President Xi Jinping says China will contribute 8000 troops for UN peacekeeping standby force.
"I know that I shouldn't do this," the 76-year-old prostitute said. But she needs the money for arthritis treatment.
Police believe a suspect in the deadly Bangkok bombing was involved in previous attacks.
President Abdulla Yameen escaped unhurt in an explosion on his speedboat but his wife and two aides were injured.
Hillary Clinton calls out Xi Jinping for hosting UN summit on women's rights while "persecuting feminists".
Indian PM chokes up while describing his humble beginnings at event hosted by Mark Zuckerberg.