The Chinese island of Hainan and its adjacent province Guangzhou are riding out a super typhoon that’s believed to be the largest in forty years.
Israeli forces have released footage of a band of gunman tunneling into southern Israel.
Philippines police say 17 people have died following the onslaught of Typhoon Rammasun in the eastern and northern Philippines.
The Philippines government has activated its emergency plans as Typhoon Rammasun, also known as Typhoon Glenda, bears down on eastern coastal areas heading toward the capital, Manila.
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.