US-India 2+2: Crucial defence deal signed

Stronger India-US ties are aimed at countering China’s influence in the region, experts say. BBC News…

Viral photo sparks concerns about Indonesia’s ‘Jurassic Park’

It was shared by Save Komodo Now, a collective of activists, who wrote: “This is the…

Qian Xuesen: The scientist deported from the US who helped China into space

A Chinese rocket scientist helped two superpowers reach the moon, but his story is remembered in…

The inventor inspired by wanting to keep his daughter safe

Kim Kyeong Yeon developed his virus-destroying machine after his child injured herself. BBC News – Asia…

India’s first ‘saviour sibling’ cures brother of fatal illness

At the time, many questioned whether the baby boy was really wanted or merely “created as…

Covid: Melbourne’s hard-won success after a marathon lockdown

At the end of Tuesday, Melbourne’s five million residents will see an end to strict stay-home…

China Communist Party plenum kicks off in Beijing

“In that sense, one interpretation is that it could be nothing unusual since it’s been mentioned…

Covid-19: China tests entire city of Kashgar in Xinjiang

Kashgar city officials say around 4.7m people will be tested over a few days. BBC News…

‘I went to school and woke up in intensive care’

In 2019, hundreds of school children in Malaysia became seriously ill when they inhaled toxic gases…