This place is the pits: China opens luxury hotel in quarry

A hotel development sunk into a disused quarry in China opened its doors Thursday to deep-pocketed clientele.

Thai child fighting culture sparks debate after 13-year-old's death

The death of a 13-year-old has lit up a sensitive debate over whether child boxing competitors start too young in ...

Central American caravan gains speed, more migrants reach border

Hundreds more migrants reached the U.S.-Mexico border Wednesday.
November 15, 2018 | 08:22 am GMT+7

China sends written response to US trade reform demands: US government sources

China has delivered a written response to U.S. demands for wide-ranging trade reforms, three ...
November 15, 2018 | 08:01 am GMT+7

No pickles please: India's trafficking survivors dream of drums and saws

Getting the chilli-turmeric ratio in mango pickle right, learning to thread an eyebrow or honing ...
November 14, 2018 | 10:18 am GMT+7

Most SE Asia stocks fall in line with broader Asia; Indonesia climbs 1 pct

Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Tuesday, tracking broader Asia after a selloff on Wall ...
November 14, 2018 | 09:34 am GMT+7

Ohio family arrested for killing eight people

Police in the U.S. state of Ohio arrested a husband and wife and their two sons Tuesday over the ...
November 14, 2018 | 09:25 am GMT+7

Beijing wants South China Sea code finished in three years

A rulebook to settle disputes in the hotly contested South China Sea should be finished in three ...
November 13, 2018 | 08:03 pm GMT+7

China scours social media, erases thousands of accounts

China's top cyber authority has scrubbed 9,800 social media accounts of independent news providers ...
November 13, 2018 | 02:03 pm GMT+7

Northern California wildfire kills 42 to rank as deadliest in state history

Search teams have recovered the remains of at least 42 people killed by a devastating wildfire that ...
November 13, 2018 | 10:59 am GMT+7

US think tank identifies at least 13 undeclared missile bases in N Korea

A U.S. think tank said on Monday it had identified at least 13 of an estimated 20 undeclared ...
November 13, 2018 | 09:41 am GMT+7

Stan Lee, creator of Spider-Man and other Marvel superheroes, dead at 95

Stan Lee, who dreamed up Spider-Man, Iron Man, the Hulk and a cavalcade of other Marvel Comics ...
November 13, 2018 | 07:43 am GMT+7

Hong Kong domestic helpers jump in deep end

Every Sunday in Hong Kong the city's army of domestic helpers packs into parks or onto pavements, ...
November 12, 2018 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese Australian woman arrested over strawberry needle scare

A woman has been arrested after a "complex" investigation into an Australian strawberry scare where ...
November 12, 2018 | 08:50 am GMT+7

Activists call for movement on transgender rights law in Vietnam

As more than 1,000 Vietnamese joined Hanoi's Gay Pride parade Sunday to support the LGBT community, ...
November 12, 2018 | 08:20 am GMT+7
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