Bhutanese Prime minister Tshering Tobgay said the Singapore summit is an appropriate venue to clarify the misconception that Gross National Happiness does not undermine the importance of economic wellbeing.
Two people drowned after a boat carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing to Bangladesh from Myanmar capsized in the Naf River, police said on Thursday.
The deadly security operation in Myanmar's Rakhine state is apparently designed to rid the country of the Muslim Rohingya minority, UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein says.
Thirty-four people are injured, hundreds of flights are cancelled and markets are closed as Hong Kong feels the effects of Typhoon Hato.
Three student leaders who were last year convicted for their roles in the 2014 Hong Kong pro-democracy "Umbrella" protests could be sentenced to jail as an appeals court reviews their sentences.
The two were allegedly found with 59 packets of the drug.
Every year, three to five million people suffer from severe infections from H3N2, H1N1 and Influenza B around the world.
With rains slowing down, the government has stepped up efforts to send relief and medicines to flood-affected areas
Cambodia's lesser known martial art, Yuthakun Khorm, is experiencing a recent boost.
Wearing shoes at pagodas in Myanmar is deemed highly offensive to locals.