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Hong Kong protests: China tells UK not to interfere in 'domestic affairs'

July 3, 2019 - 1:39pm
Beijing tells the UK not to "interfere in its domestic affairs" after protests in the former colony.
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Imelda Marcos party guests struck by 'food poisoning'

July 3, 2019 - 12:02pm
Hundreds of guests were rushed to Manila hospitals after attending the former first lady's party.
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Rahul Gandhi quits as India opposition leader

July 3, 2019 - 8:22am
He officially resigns as leader of the main opposition Congress party, ending weeks of speculation.
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Baidu chief doused with water at AI event

July 3, 2019 - 7:36am
A bottle of water was poured on to Baidu's chief executive during a presentation.
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South Korea sorry for North Korea fishing boat arrival

July 3, 2019 - 6:48am
The vessel carrying four people sailed into South Korean waters undetected in June.
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Heavy rains in Japan force almost 800,000 residents to evacuate

July 3, 2019 - 4:07am
Residents in Kagoshima prefecture are told to seek safety immediately as rain threatens flooding.
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US criticises Chinese 'missile launches' in South China Sea

July 3, 2019 - 3:12am
It says the alleged launches were "meant to intimidate" the disputed sea's other regional claimants
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Hong Kong protests: Did violent clashes sway public opinion?

July 3, 2019 - 2:42am
Some locals praise the passion of protesters - but others fear they're alienating their elders.
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Virat Kohli: India skipper meets Charulata Patel - his team's superfan

July 2, 2019 - 2:45pm
Virat Kohli meets 87-year-old supporter Charulata Patel after India qualified for the World Cup semi-finals.
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Cricket World Cup: India confirm semi-final place with Bangladesh win

July 2, 2019 - 2:05pm
India join Australia in the World Cup semi-finals with a thorough win over Bangladesh at Edgbaston.
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Dalai Lama 'deeply sorry' for remarks about women

July 2, 2019 - 11:30am
The Tibetan spiritual leader apologises for saying a future female successor should be "attractive".
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Hong Kong protests: What LegCo graffiti tells us

July 2, 2019 - 7:32am
Hong Kong protesters overran parliament on Monday, spraying graffiti and slogans across the walls.
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