Thirteen miners are feared dead in India after the shaft of a mine they were illegally digging collapsed and flooded in the remote northeastern state of Meghalaya. Source link
A leopard has killed a Buddhist monk who was meditating in a protected forest reserve in India, according to local officials. Source link
A second Canadian is believed to have been detained in China in a potential act of retribution that threatens to escalate the diplomatic dispute between Washington, Beijing and Ottawa, following the arrest of a Chinese Huawei executive in...
Divers swimming in the cold, murky waters of Monterey Bay, California, say they've spotted a fish that's a long way from home. It's called a barred knifejaw, and it's native to Japan, Korea and China. Source link
The family of murdered British backpacker Grace Millane has thanked the country's people for their compassion and said Millane "will forever be a Kiwi." Source link
India's ruling Hindu nationalist party has suffered a resounding defeat in state elections, boosting the opposition before national elections next year. Source link
A Canadian employee of the International Crisis Group has reportedly been detained in China, the nonprofit organization said Tuesday. Source link
Japan's crown Princess Masako has said she feels "insecure" about assuming the role of empress next year amid an ongoing battle with stress-related illness, in comments that provide a rare window into the emotional pressures faced by the...
Martial arts film star Jackie Chan has revealed his battles with alcohol and admitted to throwing his son across the room in a blunt autobiography published for the first time in English on Tuesday. Source link
An American Catholic priest has been arrested in the Philippines -- and charged in US federal court -- on suspicion of sexually abusing boys in the Southeast Asian country where he's lived for decades, authorities in both nations...