Articles by Nandini Krishnamoorthy
Zoo staff are showing documentaries to the lioness after her sister fatally injured a cub from her first litter.
Under the Military Criminal Act, a South Korean soldier is barred from committing 'sodomy' or 'other disgraceful conduct'.
A panel of 14 judges ruled that Taiwan's current law, which states that marriage is between a man and a woman, 'violated' the constitution.
British climber Tim Mosedale said climbers would find it 'tricky to negotiate' the last step of Mount Everest.
This is the first time that a gay couple has been sentenced to public caning in the region.
A Hobart-based Indian-born driver claimed he was attacked by a couple when he picked them up on 19 May night.
Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte claimed he was warned of war if he drilled for oil in the South China Sea.
The projectile flew about 500km and was believed to have landed in waters off North Korea's east coast.
Protests against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro continue to rock oil-rich nation.
US Navy veteran Richard Rojas went on a 'drug-fuelled rampage', killing a young woman and injuring 22 others.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Enes Kanter calls Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan a 'dictator' for cancelling his passport.
In March 2016, Amnesty International had accused Qatar of using forced labour to prepare the stadiums.
The Philippines has been widening crackdown on illegal online gambling and internet fraud under President Rodrigo Duterte.
The face-off is another sign that Japan is on high alert over China's growing military assertiveness farther into the Pacific.
Emperor Akihito announced his desire to retire in August 2016, and will hand over the throne to Crown Prince Naruhito.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte decided to reject grants to prevent EU from interfering in his drug war policy.
Robert Gilbeau was accused of lying about receiving lavish gifts and prostitutes from a wealthy Malaysian businessman.
Beijing installed Norinco CS/AR-1 55mm anti-frogman rocket launcher defence systems on Fiery Cross Reef in the Spratly Islands.
Admiral Harry Harris Jr warned that Pyongyang is close to delivering a nuclear-equipped missile anywhere in the world.
Admiral John Richardson said the US is 'getting back into an era of maritime competition'.