Japan had no lockdown, it has an elderly population - so why haven't more people died from Covid-19?
Posted: July 3, 2020, 11:53 pm
As Yo! Sushi prepares to reopen some restaurants in England, it has had to adapt its conveyor belt system.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 9:41 pm
Monkeys are treated like "picking machines" to harvest 1,000 coconuts a day, an animal rights group says.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 3:16 pm
Staff in Singapore’s hotels are preparing for a very different kind of summer season.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 2:12 pm
At least 21 die as an express train hits a van carrying the pilgrims near the city of Lahore.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 2:01 pm
Zheng Yanxiong is best known for a crackdown on protesters over a land dispute in 2011.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 9:53 am
Five members of a British family and a Canadian pilot died when the plane plunged into a river in 2017.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 7:19 am
Saroj Khan choreographed many hit numbers with stars like Madhuri Dixit and Sridevi.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 5:15 am
North Korea maintains that it has zero Covid-19 cases, though analysts say this is unlikely.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 4:42 am
A surge in infections has placed Australia's relative success story at a "critical stage", experts say.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 2:55 am
He trained in electrical engineering, but Nasim Yousufzai's life is about metal sculptures and creations.
Posted: July 2, 2020, 11:22 pm
Thai activist Wanchalearm Satsaksit has become the latest exiled government critic to be abducted.
Posted: July 2, 2020, 7:57 am
Marvel's first Islamic superhero will play a leading role in the forthcoming Avengers video game.
Posted: July 1, 2020, 11:03 pm
New crimes with severe penalties - what the security law brought in by China means in practice.
Posted: July 1, 2020, 4:20 pm
Pork is China's favourite meat dish, but will new meat substitutes tempt consumers to give up meat?
Posted: June 30, 2020, 11:40 pm
False and misleading reports have surged in the country during the coronavirus pandemic.
Posted: June 30, 2020, 11:39 pm
Pro-democracy supporters say the move does not represent most Hong Kong people.
Posted: June 30, 2020, 3:50 pm
"The law marks the end of Hong Kong that the world knew before," one activist said as he quit.
Posted: June 30, 2020, 7:33 am