Two bombs exploded less than a minute apart, killing 29 people and wounding 166 outside a football stadium in Istanbul on Saturday night, in a co-ordinated attack on police shortly after a match between two of Turkey's top teams.
Indonesian counter-terrorism forces on Saturday (Dec 10) arrested three people near the capital Jakarta suspected of planning a bomb attack on the presidential palace, a police spokesman said.
ExxonMobil President and CEO Rex Tillerson is President-elect Donald Trump's likely pick for secretary of state, US media reported Saturday (Dec 10), with some lawmakers quickly voicing concerns about his ties to Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un conducted a large scale military drill targeting South Korea's presidential Blue House, state media said Sunday.
Republicans on Saturday (Dec 10) rejected reports about a secret CIA assessment finding that Russia sought to tip the US presidential election in Donald Trump's favour, as a Democratic Senate leader called for an investigation.
For the seventh straight week, protesters gathered en masse in the streets of the capital, but the mood was generally festive, after lawmakers on Friday voted overwhelmingly to impeach the deeply unpopular Park over a corruption scandal.
"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.