Outrage over the rape and murder of two low-caste girls in northern India last week draws attention to tensions over attempts to reinforce traditional hierarchies.
Six members of a religious cult are arrested over the beating death of a woman at a McDonald’s restaurant in eastern China.
Thailand’s military government deploys thousands of troops and police in the capital’s central shopping district to deter protesters opposed to its seizure of power.
Thousands of people march through downtown Hong Kong to mark the 25th anniversary of the bloody crackdown on the Tiananmen Square protests in Beijing.
A document shows that regarding a coup in Thailand, “the door was neither open nor closed” months ahead of the military’s May 22 takeover.
China detained another activist amid increasingly intense efforts to suppress commemorations of next week’s 25th anniversary of the crackdown on the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests.
Two police officers are among four men suspected of raping and murdering two teenage girls in northern India.
Military junta will send officials to Singapore and Japan to seek tighter censorship of social media from Facebook, Google Inc and instant messenger service Line.
Thailand’s military chief is due to meet a team of advisers for the first time to plan security measures and address a stumbling economy.
Barack Obama articulates a sweeping vision for US foreign policy but makes no mention of a signature of his administration’s diplomacy: the “pivot” to Asia.
Cambodia’s Somaly Mam, a famous anti-sex trafficking activist, resigns after an investigation uncovered discrepancies in the shocking personal history she used to raise funding.
No country has been able to curb obesity rates in the last three decades, according to a new global analysis.
Propaganda videos distributed by Thailand’s new military junta meant to assure the public that all those it is holding in custody are being treated well.
Data used to determine the path of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is released in response to a clamor from passengers’ relatives for greater transparency.
A growing number of Rohingya live and work clandestinely in Thailand, unable to register as migrant workers because they are not recognized Burmese nationals.
Millions of Indians watch the elaborate swearing-in ceremony of their new prime minister, who has promised to kick-start the country’s economy.
Thailand’s military rulers will settle down to work at their Bangkok headquarters on Tuesday, firmly in charge after royal endorsement but facing small protests.
Chief of Staff of Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Gen. Shigeru Iwasaki arrived in the capital of Naypyidaw on Monday to meet his counterpart
A Chinese fishing vessel rammed and sank a Vietnamese fishing boat in the disputed South China Sea, according to Vietnamese state media reports.
Protestors against the Thai military’s staging of a coup d’état take to the streets of Bangkok, denouncing the seizure of power.