Miss USA has apologized after comments she made about two fellow Miss Universe contestants' English-language abilities sparked backlash online. Source link
It is a chilly winter's morning and a weak blue fog has settled over Rawalpindi as we arrive at the city's St. Joseph's Cathedral. A security guard, wrapped in navy shawls and a purple balaclava ushers us in,...
Desperate efforts are underway to locate more than 20 people who are thought to be missing on New Zealand's White Island after a deadly volcanic eruption earlier on Monday. Source link
The father of a 21-year-old British woman who disappeared after a beach party on a Cambodian island fears she has been kidnapped. Source link
She's a top economics professor who studied at Harvard and has served on government committees -- but to one South Korean politician, she hasn't done enough for the nation if she hasn't given birth. Source link
With general elections due by May, India will embark on the world's biggest exercise in democracy over the coming months. Source link
North Korea asked for only a partial lifting of sanctions during a meeting this week with US President Donald Trump, Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said during a rare news conference early Friday morning. Source link
North Korea is planning to adopt a hard-line policy toward the United States that involves taking denuclearization off the table amid perceptions that President Donald Trump is vulnerable politically, a source familiar with the North Korean leadership's current...
India's top hotel company OYO, one of the biggest startups in SoftBank's portfolio, is slashing jobs and warns that more layoffs could be on the way as it scrambles to turn a profit. Source link
The first ever bullet train from Hong Kong to China departed Sunday, as the city's controversial high-speed rail link opened to the public amid fears greater integration with the mainland could lead to ever more encroachment by Beijing...