A small project to get books into Papua New Guinea has grown to 100,000 of reading material a year
Seven day window to locate and rescue trapped survivors, as the death toll in Banda Aceh passes 100.
Bodies "burned beyond recognition", debris scattered after plane crashes in mountains.
Death toll nears 100 after Indonesian earthquake and expected to rise.
Torrential rain and rough seas have hit the Andaman Islands, with one man tweeting an SOS to the Indian PM.
Lights on inside North Korea's unfinished Ryugyong Hotel fuel rumours the skyscraper is being revived.
Anyone finding debris from doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 could receive a financial reward, victims' families say.
Donald Trump told his 16.6 million Twitter followers that he wouldn't be told by China whom he should or shouldn't talk to.
President-elect's communication with Taiwan was months in the making, say insiders.
Pakistani cricketers escape as fire sweeps through four-star hotel, killing at least 11.
China has lodged a diplomatic protest after Trump entertained Taiwan's call, calling Taiwan "petty."
A Thai activist is the first to be arrested for a "royal insult." His crime? Sharing a BBC article.
China's streets are prone to the rare phenomenon, caused by underground erosion.
Eighteen people are dead after bus plunges off a road and into a lake in China.
You too may soon be able to feel what it was like to hit an iceberg on the Titanic.
The country's crown prince has formally taken the throne to succeed his much-revered late father.
Myra Lynne William was detained in Bali after making a scene in the immigration queue and testing positive for methamphetamine.
Witness thought David Taylor had been in a fight on the night a Bali police officer was killed.
Delivery driver demonstrates a unique way of unloading freight carrying trike without getting off his vehicle.
Chinese firefighters had to dismantle a washing machine in order to free a two-year-old girl.
A road which was patched up in days after being swallowed by a massive sinkhole is showing signs of sinking.
Videos shows the moment an out-of-control scooter crashes into an elderly man in China.
Thailand's parliament is expected to invite the Crown Prince to become the new king.
A proposed spa-themed amusement park will allow visitors soak in hot pools while riding on rollercoasters.
The world's largest cluster of sinkholes has been discovered across a sprawling city and forest area.
A Chinese developer is building a new $100 billion city in the sea that's bordering Singapore.
A Japanese theme park which froze 5000 fish in its rink wanted to give visitors the illusion of skating above the sea.
Australian embassy in Cambodia under fire for giving passports to babies with false documents.
Earthquake in China kills at least one person, destroys houses and severs a railway line.
He's been dead 27 years. But the burial of Ferdinand Marcos has sparked outrage in the Philippines.