North Korea digs DMZ trench after recent defectionThe North fortifies the spot where one of its soldiers defected last week.
German coalition: SPD 'open to talks' to end po...The Social Democrats are under pressure to reconsider an alliance with Chancellor Angela Merkel.
India Padmavati: Body found near fort linked to...Protesting right-wing groups say the film Padmavati "insults" an iconic Hindu queen.
Siberian pupils go to school as temperatures hi...Pupils still head to class as temperatures plunge in the world's coldest inhabited town.
Oscar Pistorius jail term for killing Reeva Ste...A South African court more than doubles the athlete's sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steen...
Beijing nursery 'needle abuse' of children shoc...Several children were allegedly given injections and fed drugs in a case that has sparked an outcry.
Japanese politician brings baby to assembly spa...A politician brought her baby to a council session, saying it was hard to to juggle careers and k...
“Good on the floor?” Five funny times Google Tr...Free online translation programs have come a long way, but they’re still far from perfect. Online...
Manus Island: Australia confirms removal of asy...The former Australian-run detention camp is now empty after a three-week stand-off, Canberra says.
Trump-Russia investigation: Michael Flynn's law...The ex-White House aide is being investigated over alleged Russia meddling in the 2016 US election.