The death toll from the Aceh earthquake has topped 100, according to Indonesian officials.
The globally infamous match-fixer says he could be deported back to Singapore when his protective custody in Hungary ends.
South Korea's parliament introduced a bill on Thursday to impeach President Park Geun-hye, setting in motion a vote to oust the embattled leader engulfed in an influence-peddling scandal.
Rohingya in Malaysia are urging the government to let them work as Prime Minister Najib Razak takes up their cause in the international arena.
Sze Kai Xuan's hoax about bombing City Hall resulted in about 95 per cent of the Public Transport Security Command manpower being diverted to respond to the threat, said the district judge who sentenced him.
"I hope that I’ll be able to make myself totally dispensable, that they will not need me to go on – neither my party, nor my country,” Aung San Suu Kyi said in an exclusive interview with Channel NewsAsia’s Conversation With, which was broadcast on Thursday (Dec 8).
"I'm straight, I'm not gay. I'm not transsexual." A peek into the world of Singapore's male-to-female crossplayers (cosplayers who crossdress).CNA Insider
A Singaporean man's unique connection to the sea takes him back to his roots in the Riau Islands. He is on a quest to revive the culture of traditional kolek racing - a sport he grew up with in the Southern Islands of Singapore.