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The force is female: India's women cops take a stand

All-female police units are shaking up the male-dominated force in conservative northwest India, hitting the streets to combat sex crimes and a ...

Cambodian court sentences Vietnamese man to 18 years in shocking child rape case

Videos of a naked two-year-old boy being tortured shocked the world in December.

Financial sector not using its full power to fight human trafficking: report

'Human trafficking is both big business and a serious crime.'
July 12, 2017 | 03:34 pm GMT+7

Australian police arrest Vietnamese nationals in cannabis farming investigation

Bank accounts holding $760,000 have been frozen after police spotted suspicious financial transactions.
June 15, 2017 | 03:13 pm GMT+7

Leaked documents show US vote hacking risks

'For over 15 years, I and a lot of other people have said we had never seen a confirmed hack of voting systems. We're not going to say that anymore.'
June 07, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man demands $880,000 for decade on death row under wrongful murder conviction

‘I was sentenced to death so every day in prison was like my last, and I could never get a good night's sleep.’
May 23, 2017 | 03:06 pm GMT+7

Indian woman cuts off penis over rape attempt

An Indian woman cut off a man's penis after he allegedly tried to rape her at her house in the southern state of Kerala, police said on Saturday.
May 21, 2017 | 10:28 am GMT+7

Online videos of killings pose tricky problem for Facebook

Critics say the social media giant has been too slow to react, and questioned whether Facebook Live should be disabled.
April 28, 2017 | 09:10 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man arrested for growing cannabis in Hong Kong - report

If convicted, the man can be in jail for up to 15 years.
April 27, 2017 | 02:57 pm GMT+7

Jilted Dubai man arrested for killing Vietnamese girlfriend after breakup - report

He allegedly strangled her to death after she said she wanted to end the relationship.
April 26, 2017 | 11:33 am GMT+7

Thai man broadcasts baby daughter's murder live on Facebook

Videos of a man killing his daughter before committing suicide were visible online for 24 hrs before they were taken down.
April 26, 2017 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Ohio nightclub shooting leaves 1 dead, 14 wounded, police say

'Just a lot of chaos when the shots went off.'
March 26, 2017 | 05:44 pm GMT+7

White rhino killed by poachers at French zoo

It was the first ever such incident in Europe.
March 08, 2017 | 11:45 am GMT+7

Indian police find 19 female foetuses dumped in sewer

Abortion of girls are still common in India, despite that the sex ratios are skewed towards males across the country.
March 06, 2017 | 04:40 pm GMT+7

Philippine police 'reload', rejoin drug war

Filipino authorities resumes the war on drug with a more sophisticated campaign than the last which has been ceased for over a month due to corruption within police force.
March 06, 2017 | 03:35 pm GMT+7