Tens of thousands of Nepalis have returned to the quake zone to help reconstruct villages, including many living abroad.
North Korea said it has developed the technology to mount a nuclear warhead on a missile.
The Chinese navy repeatedly warned a US surveillance plane to leave airspace around disputed islands in the South China Sea.
Indonesia has become a major consumer of the world's wheat as appetites change.
Australia has been criticised by Indonesia for shirking its responsibilities under the UN Convention of Refugees.
Li Hejun began the day as China's second-richest man but was almost $US14 billion poorer by 11am.
The Casanova was busted after doctors contacted his "loved" ones - all of them.
In a major breakthrough, Indonesia and Malaysia have offered to temporarily take in thousands of migrants.
Japan's association of zoos and aquariums will stop buying dolphins taken in a controversial hunt made famous in an Oscar-winning documentary.
The US has cast doubt on North Korea's claims it can miniaturise nuclear warheads saying photos showing a missile launched from a submarine were manipulated.
China is set to open the world's longest and highest see-through walkway.
Australian cattle are being killed with sledgehammers in Vietnamese abattoir.
Angela Ford left her quake relief work to attend her father's investiture.
Former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra was banned from travelling at the start of her trial in court.
US Secretary of State John Kerry threatened tougher sanctions on North Korea to "ramp up" the pressure on the "grisly" regime.
Spoiler alert: They aren't fans of the savoury spread.
An Air India pilot has been caught drunk, just minutes before he was to pilot an international flight.
Survivors of a boat that sank off Indonesia have described a bloody struggle for dwindling supplies of food on board.
The wreckage of a US military helicopter lost on an earthquake relief mission found.
More than 1000 people fleeing persecution in Myanmar and poverty in Bangladesh have came ashore in different parts of Southeast Asia.
Rohingya Muslims cry for help as their boat was turned away from Thailand after a horror two-month voyage.
PM says Japan would "never become entangled in a war being fought by the US".
At least a dozen bombs exploded in southern Thailand, wounding several people in a region where ethnic Malay insurgents are active.
Thousands of migrants adrift in Southeast Asian seas have nowhere to go after Thailand declined permission for a boat to land.
Military helicopters and a drone are hunting for a US Marines Huey chopper missing in Nepal.
Most of the victims were trapped in the factory and died of suffocation.
The UN will assess a claim by underwater explorers that they have found treasure on the wreck of a ship belonging to a pirate near Madagascar.
There's still no sign of a US military helicopter that was being used in relief operations.
North Korea reportedly executes its defence chief for sleeping on the job.
At least 5 people are dead after armed men raided a guesthouse in Kabul.