US-backed Iraqi forces have pushed deeper into western Mosul on Saturday, after retaking the city’s airport from the self-styled Islamic State.
A series of attacks and suicide bombings against Syrian security offices in two districts of Homs have caused many casualties.
Palestinians have marked the 23rd anniversary of the Hebron mosque massacre by calling for the reopening of the street on which it stands in the city.
Japanese author Haruki Murakami has his fans abuzz with the publication of his first proper novel in four years.
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On the Kii Peninsula in the Kansai region, many walk the ancient Kumano Kodo pilgrimage routes
The government has launched the "Premium Friday" campaign encouraging firms to let workers out a few hours early on the last Friday of each month.
Malaysian police revealed they've discovered traces of a highly toxic nerve agent on the face of Kim Jong-Nam, who was murdered earlier in February
Airport shutdown in Kuala Lumpur as Malay police confirm VX chemical agent used in Kim killing
ISIL says it killed at least 35 civilians in deadly carbomb attack in former fief lost to Free Syrian Army on Thursday.
Iraqi security forces have advanced deeper into the western half of Mosul, a day after launching attacks on several fronts against the self-styled Islamic State’s last main stronghold in the…
Security sources in Syria say more than 40 people including 35 civilians have been killed by an ISIL car bomb near al-Bab.
The Philippines' controversial President Rodrigo Duterte sees his nemesis, Senator Leila de Lima, arrested after judge makes drugs charges stick.
Video footage shows Siberian tigers in northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province meandering about until they catch sight of a drone with a camera buzzing around.
The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was killed with a chemical weapon known as VX nerve agent, according to Malaysian police.
Turkish-backed rebels fighting ISIL have taken near full control of al-Bab in northern Syria, Turkey’s defence minister has said.
Welcome Home – that was the message for American born panda Bao Bao as she finally finished a gruelling 16-hour flight from the US to China.
Some of the most spectacular sights in Japan's Kansai region gets 360° treatment
Australia is struggling to preserve its unique flora and fauna, with the spotted quoll the latest species to come into the spotlight as it fights for survival.
Peace talks aimed at finding a political solution to the war in Syria have resumed in Geneva.
Three Indian soldiers and a woman have been killed in an attack on an army patrol in south Kashmir.
The airport has been under ISIL control since June 2014, and occupies a strategic position in the battle to retake the city.
In Syria, US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) captured at least three villages in Deir al-Zour and Raqqa provinces on Wednesday as part of their offensive against…
Mehriban Aliyeva is the Moscow-educated wife of Azeri president Ilham Aliyev, and as of this week will serve as the country’s Vice President.