E-commerce entrepreneur traveled 530 miles from his home to lie in wait for victim at delivery depot. His attack put her in hospital.
A member of a group advising Hong Kong's government on how best to protect endangered species has pled guilty to possessing illegal ivory.
Chaos erupts in Sri Lankan parliament as ruling United National Party politicians clash with opposition over corruption allegations at central bank.
#JusticeForZainab is trending on Twitter following the kidnap, rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl in Kasur, Pakistan. Her body was found dumped in rubbish on Tuesday.
Many Indian women are forced to use rags, leaves or even ashes when they are menstruating as they cannot afford sanitary products.
The toddler's mother, Jordan Lee, had earlier said that the social media site removed the picture of her daughter after people complained about her "dark skin".
Footage has emerged from China of a strict father forcing a group of children to strip to their bare chests and undergo a series of exhausting exercises.
New Zealand has released its list of declined baby names for 2017. "Justyce-Krimson", "X" and "Saint" are among the names that were deemed unsuitable for newborns.
A man grabbed Madeline Anello-Kitzmiller's breast at a festival in New Zealand. The 20-year-old now plans to hold a protest against sexual harassment and assault.
Speculation has swirled for decades that everyone from North Korean footballers to coaches are punished for not dominating international sporting championships.
The development comes four years after the Supreme Court of India delivered a controversial verdict saying that same-sex consensual relationships are illegal in the country.
As of now, a prototype for this lingerie-type garment designed by Indian Seenu Kumari has been sent to the National Innovation Foundation in Uttar Pradesh, India for patenting.
The Indian aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) had earlier suspended the flying licence of the senior Jet Airways pilot.
Devotees squeezed their way into the tightly packed mob and climbed on others in a desperate attempt to reach the carriage carrying the Black Nazarene through Manila.
South Korean foreign minister announces Seoul would allocate funds from its own money and would not seek renegotiation with Tokyo.