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Divers search Indonesian lake for 192 missing after sinking

Jun 20, 2018

Indonesian officials say more than 190 people are missing from a ferry sinking early this week at a popular lake on Sumatra, many more than previously believed

Dozens missing after ferry sinks in Indonesia's Lake Toba

Jun 19, 2018

Rescuers searching for dozens of people missing after a ferry sank on Indonesia's Lake Toba have found bags, jackets, an ID card and other items but no new survivors, casting a tragic pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month

Thai police arrest Australian accused of selling sex cruises

Jun 19, 2018

Thai police said Tuesday they have arrested an Australian man on vice charges in a sting operation for allegedly promoting sex cruises with prostitutes on a Facebook page

Australian who irked Duterte wins appeal, still faces ouster

Jun 18, 2018

The Philippine justice secretary has revoked an immigration expulsion order for an Australian nun who irked the Philippine president by joining political rallies but she still faces possible deportation

Filipino Muslims mark Eid in ruins of war-torn Marawi

Jun 15, 2018

Muslim residents of a southern Philippine city devastated by last year's bloody militant siege are celebrating Eid al-Fitr holiday in gunfire-riddled mosques and praying in tent shelters

Singapore Postcard: Summit adds value to North Korea's coins

Jun 12, 2018

Stamped with images of "Eternal President" Kim Il Sung, national monuments or ballistic missiles, coins minted in North Korea are renowned among collectors for their scarcity, partly due to sanctions that outlaw them from being auctioned

Kim takes night tour of Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

Jun 11, 2018

North Korea's Kim goes on late-night city tour of Singapore on eve of his summit with Trump

Singapore Postcard: Tasting coconut, chicken rice and spice

Jun 11, 2018

The tiny city-state of Singapore is hosting its largest media contingent ever for the Trump-Kim summit and it's feeding the pack well

Singapore Postcard: Summit island hides macabre history

Jun 10, 2018

A new surveillance camera is installed and restaurants closed on Singapore's Sentosa Island, a popular tropical getaway thrust into the spotlight ahead of a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Singapore Postcard: Trump cocktails, Kim tacos anyone?

Jun 8, 2018

Singapore takes great pride in its food, so it's not surprising that enterprising restaurateurs are using the Trump-Kim summit to showcase their culinary creativity

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Australian who irked Duterte wins appeal, still faces ouster

The Philippine justice secretary has revoked an immigration expulsion order for an Australian nun...

Jun 18, 2018

Kim takes night tour of Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

North Korea's Kim goes on late-night city tour of Singapore on eve of his summit with Trump

Jun 11, 2018

Singapore Postcard: Summit island hides macabre history

A new surveillance camera is installed and restaurants closed on Singapore's Sentosa Island, a...

Jun 10, 2018

Singapore Postcard: Trump cocktails, Kim tacos anyone?

Singapore takes great pride in its food, so it's not surprising that enterprising restaurateurs are...

Jun 8, 2018

Explore an abandoned Chinese village now engulfed by nature

The abandoned Chinese fishing village of Houtouwan presents visitors with a chance to explore a...

Jun 8, 2018

Ailing Thai beach made famous by Hollywood closes to tourism

Once a pristine Thai paradise, the secluded bay made famous by the Leonardo DiCaprio movie "The...

May 31, 2018