Hong Kong police arrested dozens of protesters Sunday during a demonstration against a controversial national security bill, which China’s legislature has begun to review.
Hundreds of thousands of women in China have been subjected to forced birth control methods -- or even mandatory abortions -- as part of the Chinese government’s campaign to slash birth rates among the predominantly Muslim Uighurs and other minority groups, according to a report published Monday.
A large waterspout could be seen over a lake in Turkey as heavy rain and hail storms lashed Istanbul on Tuesday, flooding streets and causing at least one death.
Lightning killed 83 people, mostly farm workers, during thunderstorms across Bihar state in eastern India on Thursday, a government official said.
China has issued a warning for mudslides and flooding across a wide swath of south, central and eastern China, with heavy rain set to strike the area into Thursday.
The Arctic is feverish and on fire — at least parts of it are. And that’s got scientists worried about what it means for the rest of the world.
The troops have been released in a seeming good-will gesture, though neither country has officially acknowledged it.
The minister resigns as relations between the two countries continue to collapse.
Thousands of protesters marched through Tokyo Sunday in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement in the U.S. and to call out Japan’s own problems with race.
The banner is another rare form of social support from the embassy.
The officer showed a "lack of emotional control" during a confrontation with protesters.
At least 19 people were killed and nearly 200 were injured after a tanker truck exploded in southeastern China on Saturday, according to officials.
Researchers have unveiled new evidence showing that early humans living in Sri Lanka around 48,000 years ago crafted hunting tools from animal bones.
Hundreds of thousands of people have been forced from their homes in south and central China after major flooding in the region caused destruction throughout the region.
Authorities say at least seven people have died in flooding in central China, with more heavy rain forecast for the region in coming days.
North Korea on Tuesday vowed to cut all lines of communication with South Korea, according to its state news agency KCNA.
A powerful cyclone roared ashore near India's financial capital of Mumbai on Wednesday, becoming the strongest storm to hit the city in decades.
The Chinese city where the coronavirus originated is claiming Tuesday that a massive testing effort targeting nearly all of its 11 million residents has resulted in just 300 new cases – all of which are asymptomatic.
The widespread protests that were sparked after the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police are getting support from others around the world.
Chinese spokesperson Hua Chunying mocked the United States' concerns with Hong Kong's freedom by tweeting a sensitive phrase -- "I can't breathe" -- used to signify racial conflict with U.S. law enforcement.