Whistleblower website WikiLeaks offered a $100,000 bounty for copies of a Pacific trade pact that is a central plank of President Barack Obama's diplomatic pivot to Asia on Tuesday.
Chinese rescuers were working through the night in a desperate race to find survivors from a capsized cruise ship, with more than 400 people still missing after the boat sank in a storm on the Yangtze river.
A bomb blast hit a busy meat market in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri on Tuesday, killing as many as 50 people, an eyewitness and a hospital source told Reuters.
The Houthi fighters were killed in southern Yemen conflict zones. Residents say US drone-strikes kills Al Qaeda members. US talks with Houthi in Oman to secure US journalist's release.
The world's third longest river, the Yangtze, is China's most popular tourism attraction, despite it's tendency to flood.
Nepal has requested China to open border points in Tibet so that nearly 25,000 pilgrims from India and other countries around the world can participate in this year’s Kailash Mansarovar Yatra.
US authorities on Monday launched a major overhaul of airport security around the country to address stunning lapses discovered by undercover government inspectors.
"I lived in anxiety every moment of every single day about the fear and anticipation of the unknown," Khan said, describing his panic attacks and nightmares at the black site. "Sometimes, I was struggling and drowning under water, or driving a car and I could not stop."
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said China had "rejected" India's objection over an ambitious $46 billion Economic Corridor that passes through PoK, a day after Beijing asserted that the project will "not target any third party".
Four persons including a woman were killed when the helicopter they were travelling in crashed in Sindhupalchowk district of Nepal on Tuesday afternoon.
Florida senator Marco Rubio has one; Texas senator Ted Cruz has one; even former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum, considered a longshot for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, has a billionaire in his corner. Wisconsin governor Scott Walker has two.
Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen has relocated to the US from India after death threats by Islamist radicals from her country where three secular bloggers have been hacked to death since February.
Talking to young leaders from south-east Asia, US President Barack Obama spoke about how democracy in Myanmar won't be a success till the issue of Rohingya migrants is resolved.
Myanmar on Tuesday jailed a writer for two years with hard labour for "insulting religion", his lawyer said, with rights groups condemning the verdict as the country's latest strike on freedom of expression.