A Malaysian family is suing the government and Malaysia Airlines for negligence in the mysterious disappearance of flight MH370..
Eight-year-old stabbed to death and two classmates seriously injured in the latest attack on school children in China.
Christchurch reporter Anna Pearson spent two weeks in Afghanistan, documenting a Kiwi-led agricultural aid project.
Toll reduced to over 100 as official says no hope of finding survivors in Sri Lanka landslide.
For some of China's wealthy, the terrestrial trappings are worthless compared to bounty from outer space.
A major mudslide at a tea plantation in Sri Lanka has killed about 100 people, with the victims buried alive.
Two teachers from the prestigious Jakarta International School told they will face trial in an Indonesian court.
India's top counter-terrorism agency has uncovered a suspected plot by a banned militant group to assassinate the prime minister of Bangladesh.
Forty years since her inception, Hello Kitty is far from just kids stuff these days.
Chinese ports are pumping out pollution virtually unchecked, according to a report by a US environmental group.
Kiwi family of man killed in Indonesia grow increasingly concerned about handling of murder investigation.
The inquiry into downing of MH17 will be lengthy and difficult but needs to be done, Malaysia PM says.
South Korea's spy agency believes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had surgery to remove a cyst from his ankle.
A photo which should be unremarkable depicts a mother accused of murdering her husband posing with their sons.
Prosecutors charge two people with defaming Thai monarchy in a stage performance at a university last year.
First body found in three months is recovered from sunken South Korean ferry, increasing official death toll to 295.
A Japanese town has become the first to approve the restart of a nuclear power station, a step towards reviving the industry.
Indian officials are preparing to evacuate residents as they braced for another cyclone due to slam into the country's west coast and neighbouring Pakistan.
A woman has met with her son for the first time since she was accused of murdering her husband - his father - in Bali.
Three journalists were roughed up in Hong Kong after being confronted by pro-government protesters.
An Indonesian woman arrested for organising a hit on her Australian husband claims he kept her poor, but neighbours disagree.
Man crawled for three days to a village after crash off a Malaysian highway into ravine left him injured and passenger dead.
Japan's industry minister is under renewed pressure over his stake in operator of Fukushima nuclear plant that he oversees, just a day after admitting his underlings spent office cash at sex bar.
Australian man recovering in Thai hospital after fending off attack in tourist petting enclosure.
Eight Shi'ite members of Pakistan's ethnic Hazara minority were killed and one wounded after gunmen opened fire on a bus.
Two Australians agree to pay fine for flying in Indonesian airspace without permits, but will not be free to leave immediately.
Indonesians warned too look out for wreckage from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
Man found dead and wrapped in plastic in Bali was trying to extract himself from his marriage.
Thirty-five bodies have been pulled from the snow since last Tuesday, but eight remaining bodies still not found.
Fighter jets force down an Australian light aircraft in Indonesian airspace without permission.