In order to more popularize Indonesian dishes, including desserts, Salon Culinaire presents a competition.
Philippine government troops on Thursday advanced toward the center of Marawi, in an operation aimed at dislodging local terrorists who had seized the city to establish an enclave in the Philippines of the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in Iraq and Syria.
The Australian government on Friday introduced a three-month amnesty for people to hand in unregistered guns in an effort to keep more than a quarter-of-a-million illegal firearms in the country out of terrorists' hands.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is taking at least one week off from work after a "brutal" schedule overseeing a military offensive to clear besieged Marawi City from Islamist militants, his aides said Friday.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has lampooned U.S. President Donald Trump in an audio that was leaked to the Australian media on Thursday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party and a coalition partner railroaded a controversial anti-conspiracy bill through the upper house of parliament early Thursday.
Authorities in Bangladesh began relief operations on Wednesday after rain-triggered landslides killed at least 137 people in the country's south-east, officials said.
Tales of triumph and tragedy are legion on Everest during the spring climbing season. Though rare, it also brings forth stories of heroic rescue efforts. This season, four mountain guides rescued a 60-year-old Pakistani climber and his guide, who had almost given up hope for life in the infamous Death Zone.
More than 100 people have died in Bangladesh after heavy rains triggered landslides in the country's hilly south-east, police and medical officials said on Tuesday.
A suspected North Korean drone photographed a U.S. missile defense system in South Korea before it crashed near the border where it was found last week, Seoul's Defense Ministry said Tuesday.