Officials say the flooding in Kerala state is now the worst in a century, with more than 320 killed.
How nostalgic Europeans forged shrines to old traditions - creating the nation's first theme parks.
A local start-up is hoping to break the stigma of having hearing-impaired drivers on the roads.
Hundreds of troops have been rescuing trapped residents in Kerala, including a pregnant woman.
Amnesty International condemns the killing of petty criminals in Indonesia ahead of the Games.
After more than 20 years on the political sidelines, the former cricket star is elected as PM.
The welcome given to Taiwan's president at a bakery in LA led to calls in China for a boycott.
Thousands of people lined the streets of capital city Delhi to pay their respects.
Thomas Bock's paintings go on display in Australia for the first time, stirring up complex emotions.
The Pentagon's annual report to Congress warns of Chinese military ambitions in the Pacific.
Former Pakistan opener Nasir Jamshed is banned for 10 years for his part in the spot-fixing scandal that marred the Pakistan Super League in 2017.
Employees have written to the firm criticising its plans to launch a 'censored Chinese search service'.
Meet the men who fish for coins for a living in the Ganges, one of India's largest rivers.
Industry leaders paid for screenings to highlight the need for Asian representation in Hollywood.
The attacks over the past two days targeted centres for education and intelligence training.
The three-term prime minister was instrumental in making India a global nuclear power.
UN experts say thousands could be being deceived into being exposed to radiation.
The former Indian PM was seen as a unifying force in India's often fragmented politics.
The two women are accused of killing Kim Jong-un's half brother in a bizarre airport ambush.
Akon Guode killed three of her children by driving them into an Australian lake.
Dozens of unseasonal blazes are burning across drought-ravaged regions, officials say.
A giant variety of avocado called the avozilla is attracting worldwide attention.
Jang Yun-hwa is one of a rising number of South Korean women choosing not to marry, have children, or even have relationships with men.
The only thing Ria has of her mum is a photo, and paperwork which states she does not want any contact.
Right-wing groups are targeting Carnatic musicians for singing Christian hymns in southern India.
Bangladesh has detained photographer Shahidul Alam, who has chronicled the country's troubled history.
Teenagers preparing for university entrance exams are among the dead on a day of bloodshed.
More than 1,000 posts containing anti-Rohingya hate speech are found on the social network.
A woman was fined in July for temporarily placing a bag of cardboard on the ground.
The move is aimed at cooling house prices and making properties more affordable to New Zealanders.