Black box data recovered from an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last week shows "clear similarities" with a recent crash in Indonesia of the same type of aircraft, Ethiopia's transport minister said on Sunday (Mar 17).
When a young Vietnamese woman found out late last year that she was pregnant after arriving in Japan on a “technical trainee” visa, she was given a stark choice: “Have an abortion or go back to Vietnam.”
New Zealand police have confirmed multiple fatalities after shooting incidents at two mosques in the city of Christchurch, during afternoon prayers on Friday (Mar 15).
Facebook blamed a "server configuration change" on Thursday (Mar 14) for a massive outage affecting its applications around the world and brought fresh attention to the embattled social networking leader.
More than 1,900 people have been affected by the toxic waste pollution in Pasir Gudang, said Malaysia’s National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA) on Thursday (Mar 14).
Thai porky policemen will be forced to work off their accumulated stores of bubble tea and durian at a special belly-adjustment camp after the program was declared a success, a police trainer said Tuesday.
Two former students opened fire at a Brazilian school on Wednesday (Mar 13) and killed at least five teenagers as well as two school officials before committing suicide.
For each woman survivor of violence, healing from trauma is a unique journey, but it always begins with sharing.
The United States told international carriers that the Boeing 737 MAX 8 is airworthy as regulators scrutinise two fatal crashes of the new model of aircraft since October, but said it will mandate forthcoming "design changes" from Boeing by April.
A number of countries have grounded Boeing's 737 MAX 8 medium-haul workhorse jet in response to an Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday (Mar 10) that killed all 157 people on board.
Experts say the polar bears are unable to hunt seals due to the freezing sea temperatures and are left with no option than to look for alternate food sources.
A California hospital delivered end-of-life news to a 78-year-old patient via a robotic machine this week, prompting the man's family to go public with their frustration.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday (Mar 10) with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said, and there were no survivors, according to the state broadcaster.
Armed assailants opened fire in a nightclub in central Mexico in the early hours of Saturday (Mar 9), leaving at least 15 people dead and three others wounded, prosecutors said.
British Prime Minster Theresa May's Brexit deal faces a heavy defeat in parliament on Tuesday (Mar 12) because she has so far secured no major changes from the European Union, the leaders of two major eurosceptic factions in parliament said on Sunday
Hundreds of "yellow vest" protesters began marches in Paris on Saturday (Mar 9), marking the 17th straight weekend of anti-government demonstrations despite attempts by President Emmanuel Macron to quell discontent with a nationwide series of debates
President Trump met with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Vietnam last week as a follow-up to their previous summit in Singapore last June. Despite the media reports, there has been significant progress.