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South Korean youths: ‘We’re too busy for reunification’

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Kim Jong-un’s ‘bitter sorrow’ as bus crash kills Chinese tourists

Kim Jong-un’s ‘bitter sorrow’ as bus crash kills Chinese tourists

Image copyright AFP PHOTO / KCNA VIA KNS Image caption Mr Kim was pictured in state media speaking to an injured Chinese tourist North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has expressed “bitter sorrow” over a bus accident that left 32 Chinese tourists and four North Koreans dead. The accident took place on Sunday night in North […]

Australian boy flies solo to Bali ‘after row over holiday’

Australian boy flies solo to Bali ‘after row over holiday’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Australian authorities say the boy was found in Bali on 17 March Australian police say they will review how a 12-year-old boy travelled alone to Bali after he had a row with his parents and used their credit card. The boy, from Sydney, booked flights and accommodation online after […]

Is Bollywood ready for #MeToo?

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Jacinda Ardern: I don’t mind the interest in my pregnancy

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Afghanistan: Kabul voter centre suicide attack kills 57

Afghanistan: Kabul voter centre suicide attack kills 57

Image copyright AFP Image caption Eight-year-old Zahra is among those being treated in hospital A suicide bomb attack at a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul has killed at least 57 people, officials say. The dead include 21 women and five children, killed when the blast hit the queue outside. A further 119 […]

Afghanistan: Kabul voter centre suicide attack kills 48

Afghanistan: Kabul voter centre suicide attack kills 48

Image copyright AFP Image caption Eight-year-old Zahra is among those being treated in hospital A suicide bomb attack at a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul has killed at least 48 people, officials say. Nearly half the dead are said to be women and children were also killed when the blast hit the […]

China dragon boat accident leaves 17 dead

China dragon boat accident leaves 17 dead

Image copyright EPA Image caption The rescue effort went on into the night Seventeen people have died in a dragon boat accident in southern China thought to have been caused by strong current. One of the long, narrow boats packed with paddlers overturned on Saturday and another arriving at the scene also capsized, TV pictures […]

North Korea ‘halts missile and nuclear tests’, says Kim Jong-un

North Korea ‘halts missile and nuclear tests’, says Kim Jong-un

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kim Jong-Un says there is no need for further missile tests North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has said he will suspend all missile tests and shut down a nuclear test site with immediate effect. “From April 21, North Korea will stop nuclear tests and launches of intercontinental ballistic missiles,” […]

Meesha Shafi: Pakistan actress says pop star Ali Zafar harassed her

Meesha Shafi: Pakistan actress says pop star Ali Zafar harassed her

Image copyright Getty Images/AFP Image caption Meesha Shafi (left) has acted in films including The Reluctant Fundamentalist, while Ali Zafar is well known as an actor and singer A leading Pakistani actress has accused a popular singer of sexual harassment, in what is thought to be the first #MeToo moment in conservative Pakistan. Meesha Shafi, […]