India orders death sentence for rapists of 8-year-old
The sentence is one of the first under a new law allowing for speedy trials and death penalties for child rapists.
Dams and sand mining threaten integrity of lower Mekong
As construction projects and hydropower ramp up, communities along Southeast Asia's longest river are paying the price.
Malaysia's Mahathir dumps Chinese projects amid 'new colonialism' fear
After visiting Beijing, Malaysia's PM Mahathir has canceled a number of Chinese infrastructure projects.
German fan groups quit DFB talks, promise further protests
A national coalition of fan groups have withdrawn from talks with the DFB and promised further protests.
Polina Semionova voted Female Dancer of the Year
Russian ballerina Polina Semionova was honored by the prestigious yearly survey of critics published by Tanz magazine.