"You can't clap with one hand," one of the rapists in the notorious Delhi gang rape case had famously said after being convicted of rape and murder.
Storm clouds are buffeting the coast of Venezuela, the once-rich South American state which is sliding into economic chaos and combustible political confrontation.
The pervasive sentiment of Asian financial leaders and economists who gathered for the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) 50th annual meeting in Yokohama in the past few days was optimism about Asia's prospects.
Newly elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in faces an enormous challenge in governing one of the world's most democratic and dynamic countries.
Pro-North Korea and left-leaning candidate Moon Jae-in of the Democratic Party has won the South Korean presidential election that was held in the aftermath of the dismissal of former President Park Geun-hye.
Indonesia's march to democracy suffered a huge setback with Tuesday's guilty verdict in the blasphemy case against Jakarta Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama.
During his campaign for the U.S. presidency, Donald Trump had said that he believed that human induced climate change was a Chinese hoax, and promised that he would "tear up" the Paris Agreement if he became president.
Born in Lumbini in present-day Nepal 2,561 years ago, Siddhartha Gautam became the Buddha, the enlightened one, and wandered around spreading his message of peace and compassion. He has also been called the light of Asia. His inspirational messages point the way to a better and more meaningful human life.
With only weeks to go before Carrie Lam is sworn in as the chief executive of Hong Kong, attention naturally is focused on how she is going to govern and the role the Chinese government will play.
A convention that is based on the extremely sensitive issue of terrorism has been all but forgotten.