Yao was considered the "kingpin" of a gang of 225 grave-robbing suspects rounded up by authorities in 2015.
North Korea launched its Hwasong-15 ICBM on Wednesday, 29 November, infuriating the US and its allies Japan and South Korea even further.
Muslims around the world are celebrating the birth of the prophet Muhammad, which occurs on the 12th day of Rabi' al-awwal, the third month in the Islamic calendar.
The 83-year-old, who had expressed his desire for abdication due to his growing age, will be the first Japanese emperor in two centuries to renounce his throne.
The 12 bottles contained Atropine, a medication used to combat the effects of nerve agents including VX.
Advisor to South Korea's president, Moon Chung-in, tells IBTimes UK despite his tweets on Pyongyang, Donald Trump's wishes may not be "translated into actions".
Graphic videos have been popping on Youtube, depicting young girls violently punching and kicking each other in organised brawls.
Sydney teacher accused of sexual relationship with 17-year-old student.
12 tonnes of pangolin scales have been seized by Chinese customs. This is a record-breaking amount of scales. Pangolins are the most hunted mammals in the world.
The matter came to light on 27 November after the victims approached a students' union, who then filed an FIR with the local police.
Some of the photos show Kim Jong-un inspecting the massive missile before it was launched.
The couple visited the popular Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) in Bangkok where they posed half-naked and shared the images on Twitter and Instagram.
US state department spokesperson Heather Nauert says there is no better representative of a woman entrepreneur in the US than Ivanka Trump, who heads summit in Hyderabad.
Video emerges on Chinese social media of three drug dealers being sentenced to death by open court as 1,000 people watch.
Pyongyang's launch of Hwasong-15 brings whole of continental US into range of nuclear attack but increased missile range is not surprising, say observers.