Indonesia Thursday rejected appeals from the U.N. and EU to halt the execution of 14 drug convicts including foreigners, as speculation mounted they could face the firing squad in a matter of hours.
An axe-wielding shopkeeper hacked a couple to death in northern India Thursday after they failed to pay a debt of 22 U.S. cents, police said.
In a break from training for one of the world's largest soccer tournaments, Yakub Ali swells with pride at the idea of putting a smile on the face of his mother back in Asia's biggest red light district.
The Indian government has asked three Chinese journalists working for official Xinhua News Agency to leave the country this month, refusing to extend their visas, an official said Sunday.
A model wears a piece displaying rigidity on the shoulder by designer Gaurav Gupta at the India Couture Week 2016 in New Delhi, India, Saturday, July 23.
A group of 62 Indonesians, whose boat capsized just meters away from the shores of Pantai Batu Layar here, was said to be attempting to sneak out of the country when the incident occurred.
Five young people in northern India are believed to have been murdered by their families or partner's relatives in suspected honor killings, in three separate incidents this week, police said Saturday.
Private companies declared a holiday and parents kept children out of school as an air of celebration swept southern India Friday for the premiere of Indian superstar Rajinikanth's latest film.
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.
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.