A Catholic bishop in India's southern state of Kerala was arrested Friday in the alleged rape of a nun, according to a police official.
The man accused of raping a 7-year-old girl in New Delhi, India, deserves to be hanged, the victim's mother said.
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang died on Friday aged 61 at a military hospital in the capital Hanoi following a period of illness, state media ...
India is to launch a national register of sex offenders in a bid to combat a rise in reports of sexual violence against women and children, following ...
Mr. Quang, whose role was largely ceremonial, was a former chief of the country’s powerful Ministry of Public Security.
James Ricketson is granted a royal pardon after he was jailed in Cambodia on spying charges.
China’s clout has kept Taiwan out of the United Nations. But as the General Assembly convenes in New York, the democracy of 23 million still intends to be heard.
A nanny who killed her employer and three children in a house fire is executed in Zhejiang Province.
China tells the US to withdraw sanctions on its military over Russian weapons purchases.
The footage appears to show a man deliberately running down several birds with his car.
Prof. Anne-Marie Brady had conducted research into the breadth of the Chinese Communist Party’s influence in Western countries.
Philippine police say survivors under rubble after the deadly landslide used phones to ask for help.
A Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur was forced to turn back Thursday after around 30 passengers complained of nose and ear bleeds due to low ...
Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been hit with 25 more corruption-related charges over allegations that he siphoned off $681 million from the public.
They clutched hands, their wives at their sides, at the top of a sacred peak in what appeared to be a fitting end to a three-day summit.
Rescuers at the site of a landslide on the resort island of Cebu in the Philippines can hear shouting from beneath the rubble as they attempt to shift debris covering more than 20 homes, officials say.
A 24-year-old Indian man was killed in front of his pregnant wife because of his caste, she says.
President Moon Jae-in said that Kim Jong-un, the North’s leader, saw a formal end to the conflict as an important step toward denuclearization.
A new ordinance criminalizing the practice has raised debate about how deeply the government should reach into marital and religious issues.
Shinzo Abe’s victory in a Liberal Democratic Party election reflects fatigue in Japan over a conveyor belt of leaders.