US Air Force bombers and fighter jets flew over international waters Saturday off the east coast of North Korea in a "demonstration of US resolve" in the face of Pyongyang's provocations, the Pentagon said.
While it welcomed Thursday's protests against the drug war and human rights violations under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte, the Presidential Palace was confident that majority of Filipinos still supported the Philippine leader.
New Zealand's Labour Party leader Jacinda Ardern is looking back at a mind-boggling past seven weeks.
Kim Jong Un describes Donald Trump as "deranged" and Pyongyang's foreign minister says North Korea may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific as the recalcitrant nation hits back at the US president after the latest attempt to curb its nuclear programme.
Rohingya Muslims who entered India from Myanmar are not refugees but illegal immigrants and human rights should not be mistakenly used to avoid this reality, India's home minister says.
Unlike South Korea's conventional diesel-powered submarines, which have to emerge out of the water for oxygen every three to four days, nuclear-powered submarines can engage in underwater missions for up to a year, unless they surface for their sailors or supplies.
Counter-terrorism experts say the crisis has attracted the attention of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria as well as Muslim militants and hardliners in Indonesia and Malaysia.
World leaders gathering in New York for this year's UN General Assembly are expected to discuss the spiralling situation in Myanmar's Rakhine State.
Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi says her government is ready to start the verification process to bring back any refugees who wish to return to Myanmar from Bangladesh after fleeing recent violence.
Fleeing persecution in Buddhist-majority Myanmar over several years, the minority Rohingya Muslims have settled in neighbouring countries. Now, tens of thousands of Rohingya in India face an uncertain future.