South Korean director Lee Yoon-Taek jailed for sex assaults
Theatre director Lee Yoon-Taek was accused by multiple women in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
Cathay Pacific spells own name wrong on new plane
Cathay Pacific misspelled its name as "Cathay Paciic" on the side of one of its planes.
Gangs put rare sea snail 'under threat'
A survey finds drug gangs are involved in the illegal fishing of abalone, putting it at risk.
Nawaz Sharif: Pakistan court orders ex-PM's release
Pakistan's ex-prime minister, his daughter and son-in-law all have their jail sentences suspended.
Strawberry needle scare: Australia PM vows crackdown on 'cowards'
PM Scott Morrison unveils strict new laws, amid alarm over needles hidden in strawberries.
Hurricanes and typhoons: How to survive a major storm
Two huge storms are threatening people on opposite sides of the world. Here's how to cope.
Singapore's Mandai eco-resort: Paving paradise to put up an eco-resort
Environmentalists say a new eco resort in Singapore could end up being bad news for rare wildlife.
China won't devalue yuan to boost exports, says Premier Li
China's Premier Li Keqiang says it is essential to uphold principles of free trade and multilateralism.
The chef using 60,000-year-old recipes
A top chef says his awards are owed to learning skills from indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients.
How North Korea rolled out the red carpet
President Moon Jae-in was warmly welcomed as he and his wife arrived in the North Korean capital for talks.
The war that never officially ended
As the leaders of North and South Korea meet, one issue on the table is declaring an end to a decades-old conflict.
Qantas eyes non-stop London-Sydney flights
The Australian airline wants to launch the service by 2022 - if the right planes are available by then.
ICC opens Myanmar Rohingya crimes probe
It will examine alleged crimes against the group, including "killing, sexual violence and looting".
India man held for 'inhumane torture' of sister
India police say the woman was locked up by her brother and intermittently starved for two years.
North Korea agrees to shut down missile site, says Moon
Kim Jong-un, speaking after talks with South Korea's president, also says he hopes to visit Seoul soon.
Aboriginal man fights possible deportation from Australia
Daniel Love is not a citizen but he cannot be deported as a foreigner, his lawyers argue.
North and South Korea: Kim and Moon hail new future
The leaders of the two Koreas, meeting in Pyongyang, say they have agreed a path to denuclearisation.
Qantas mulls plane gyms as prepares for 20-hour flights
The Australian airline wants to launch non-stop flights between London and Sydney by 2022.
'I lost my entire family to a cult': How one woman escaped Grace Road
A Korean church hiding from looming 'global famine' in Fiji is facing growing allegations of abuse.
Chinese city debuts 'bus-pooling' service
Ever felt the frustration of waiting for a bus that never comes? Beijing's got an answer to that.