Sir Run Run Shaw, the Hong Kong mogul who created a massive Asian media empire spanning movies to television across nearly 90 years, has died at the age of 106.
Approaching the second anniversary of Kim Jong-Il’s death, North Korea is again causing unrest amongst its neighbours.
The Philippines is on high alert as the super typhoon that’s already devastated parts of Palau heads towards it.
The Australian city of Perth is gearing up to play host to a key meeting this week that brings together the 20 countries which border the Indian Ocean.
Officials are planning to return frescoes at a Qing Dynasty-era temple back to their original form after they were painted over during restorations.
The trial of a grassroots group calling for reforms to China’s legal system has been put on hold after they attacked the legality of the court.
The next best thing to money growing on trees is gold.
The race is on across the world to rush an illuminating new technology to market.
Afghan officials, dignitaries and family members have attended the funeral of the governor of Logar province who was killed in an bomb blast earlier this week.
Authorities in the Phillipines say the death toll from Tuesday’s earthquake has risen to nearly 150.