At least five foreigners have been arrested and deported this year for taking nude photos at sacred sites.
William laid a wreath at a cemetery in Yokohama, where British, Australian, Indian are buried who died in Japan as prisoners of war
The incident follows another shooting on Wednesday when a gunman shot and killed three people in Sejong City.
The Afghan army deployed 1,000 soldiers in the Panjshir Valley, to help in the rescue efforts.
South Korean court abolished law that bans extramarital affairs; stock price of prominent condom maker immediately shot up 15%.
US-trained army commandos on Thursday killed 14 Islamist militants belonging to the al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf group in the first major battle this year on a remote southern island, as the Philippines stepped up efforts to rescue foreign hostages. The Abu Sayyaf is the smallest but most deadly of several Muslim groups fighting for independence in […]
Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew on life support in an intensive care unit: PMO office
The attack is the first known on a Turkish target in the Afghan capital.
The Duke of Cambridge is making his first visit to Japan, starting Thursday.
The comments injected new tension into an already strained relationship between the close allies.
World's oldest organ might not be played anymore because of lack of funds needed to maintain it.
Gunmen in southern Afghanistan kidnapped 30 members of the Hazara ethnic community.
US has asked the Maldivian government to take steps to restore confidence in their commitment to democracy.
Nepal to improve weather forecasting systems, step up security and promise swift rescues if needed during the upcoming climbing season on Everest.
A court in Thailand sentenced two theatre activists for insulting the country's monarchy.
Nasheed resigned as President in 2012 following weeks of public protests against his order to arrest Criminal Court Judge.
Rescuers managed to save at least 50 passengers and were still searching for more survivors.
Law enforcement agencies blame the influx of Afghan refugees for the deteriorating law and order situation in the province.
BNP said the shutdown would be effective throughout the country from 6 am (local time) on Sunday.
North Korea was attempting to demonstrate its military capabilities ahead of next month's US-South Korean drills,
Staffan de Mistura will send a team to Aleppo by the end of this month to assess the conditions for the freeze.
Carter has suggested he would be open to slowing US withdrawal plans, if necessary.
He carries a $10 million bounty on his head.
Thai police say suspected Muslim insurgents have detonated a car bomb that wounded 13 people and damaged buildings.
About 30,000 runners are expected to take part in the race through the streets of Tokyo.
The pre-dawn shooting Friday took place inside a McDonald's restaurant.
The law aims to stop Thailand from being a commercial surrogacy hub for foreign couples.
Kerry has praised the efforts of Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif and Army Chief General Raheel Sharif in improving ties withwar-torn Afghanistan.
The mission will involve about 12 Iraqi brigades, or about 25,000 troops, said a US military official.
The latest arrest brings the number of people linked to terrorism arrested Malaysia to 68 since February 2013.
He is convicted of crimes against humanity during Bangladesh's independence war against Pakistan in 1971.
The move is the latest salvo in the battle over Japan's history.
Aid workers called for ceasefire to allow the evacuation of civilians trapped at the center of fierce fighting between army and ethnic rebels.
Afghan Taliban sources said they would hold the 1st round of peace talks with US officials in Qatar.
Thailand’s attorney general has pressed criminal charges against former PM for negligence related to her government’s money-losing rice subsidy scheme.
An attack on a Shiite mosque in Islamabad killed at least three people; no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.
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