ANALYSIS: Cunning timing was behind North Korea's new missile test.
Chinese toddler ran into traffic and sat low enough for two cars to pass over her.
US president accuses Pyongyang of "disrespecting" China with its most recent ballistic missile test.
After the hype, did the dropping of the most powerful non-nuclear bomb in the US arsenal achieve anything?
The boy survives thanks to quick thinking from passersby in the Russian city of Tomsk.
Darren Lee Wong could face years in prison after police allegedly found illicit party drugs hidden in his iPad case.
Otto Warmbier is in a labour camp in North Korea. His parents don't know "if he still exists".
Magnitude-7.2 earthquake strikes off the coast of the Philippines, triggering tsunami warnings.
US issues dire warning on North Korea, as China and Russia caution against military force.
President Trump says a US-North Korea war is "absolutely" possible, amid calls for peaceful solution to ongoing crisis.
Propaganda video simulates attack on White House while saying "enemy is in sight".
An Australian holidaying in Bali is dead after crashing her scooter, days after posting a video apologising for not wearing a helmet.
Four of China's "most wanted" for corruption believed to be hiding in Auckland.
Australian woman found face down in the gutter and pronounced dead, following a scooter accident.
Man found after a month and a half lost on a mountain, his foot covered in maggots and 30kg lighter.
Donald Trump's Muslim travel ban attempts helping the cause of extremists, says David Cameron.
The woman was sentenced to jail in China after pleading guilty to espionage in a case involving "state secrets".
A Filipino lawyer is calling for his president, Rodrigo Duterte, and other officials to face charges of mass murder.
Globally, wind power capacity installed in 2016 reached 54 gigawatts, which should rise to 60 GW this year.
As North Korea bristles, the US has started sending a controversial anti-missile defence system to South Korea.
Thai man films himself killing 11-month-old daughter in two video clips, before committing suicide.
Schoolyard bullying has led to a high rate of suicide among students in Japan after being harassed in person and online.
Kiwi man sentenced for methamphetamine possession also thought to be the same man who robbed an Aussie bank dressed as Santa.
Country reportedly marks 85th anniversary of the founding of its military with enormous live-fire drill.
OPINION: Instead of threatening North Korea, Donald Trump should open dialogue.
Maoist rebels kill at least 24 Indian paramilitary soldiers and injured six others in central India.
US could strike North Korea if it attacks a US military base or tests a missile, UN ambassador says.
"What's only laid for aggressors is dead bodies and deaths" a defiant North Korea says as a US aircraft carrier heads for Korean waters.
North Korea's neighbours on edge ahead of Anzac Day, when the state could carry out another missile or nuclear test.
A $53m NZ pavilion at World Expo 2020 in Dubai chance to grow trading partners, Govt says.