A low-caste Indian who survived a gang-rape aged 17 only to be raped again, allegedly by men awaiting trial for the first attack, said Friday she feared she and her family would never be safe again.
Russia's practice of leaving massive wildfires to burn out of control in sprawling stretches of Siberia puts at risk a key global resource for absorbing climate-warming emissions: its trees.
Thai police on Friday questioned the wife of a British journalist over his social media links to unflattering photos allegedly of the kingdom's crown prince, in a country where insulting the royals carries heavy jail terms.
Fans of Indian superstar Rajinikanth offer prayers in front of his poster outside a cinema hall to celebrate the screening of "Kabali" in Chennai, India, Friday, July 22.
A fire forced a flight from North Korean flag-carrier Air Koryo to land in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang on Friday, China's Xinhua News Agency reported.
North Korea's economy contracted for the first time in five years in 2015, the South's central bank said Friday, undermining leader Kim Jong Un's stated policy of simultaneous military and economic development.
Pikachu" -- a yellow "Pokemon" -- was welcomed home by thousands of enthusiastic gamers Friday as the global phenomenon of "Pokemon Go" finally launched in Japan, extending a wildly successful franchise that is part of the national social fabric.
Children cool themselves off in a public water fountain in downtown Seoul, Friday, July 22. A heat wave warning was issued in South Korea as temperatures soared above 35 degrees Celsius.
India on Friday mounted a massive search and rescue operation for an Indian Air Force plane that went missing with 29 people onboard over the Bay of Bengal.
Hope of finding flight MH370's final resting place is "fading" and the massive three-nation search for the doomed jet will be suspended if nothing turns up in the suspected crash zone, Malaysia, Australia and China said Friday.