Crunch negotiations have successfully concluded in Poland, with a consensus reached on steps taken to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change.
An explosion and fire near a chemical factory left at least 22 people dead and 22 injured on Wednesday (Nov 28) in a northern China region that will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, authorities said.
Cheers and applause erupted at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Monday (Nov 26) as a waist-high unmanned lander, called InSight, touched down on Mars, capping a nearly seven-year journey from design to launch to landing.
Prime Minister Theresa May will on Monday (Nov 26) convene her cabinet and update parliament on her newly-agreed Brexit deal, as the embattled British leader tries to a sceptical country.
The rains that have drenched northern California for days were forecast to diminish on Saturday (Nov 24), giving way to clear skies as teams continue their search for the remains of victims of the deadliest wildfire in the state's history.
Two people were killed and 57 injured in a warehouse explosion in northeast China's Jilin Province Friday night, according to the latest updates.
A suicide bomber blew himself up in a banqueting hall where Islamic religious scholars had gathered in the Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday (Nov 20), killing more than 50 people, three government officials said.
An outbreak of rubella across Japan is raising concerns, with authorities calling for people to get vaccinated to stem a growing number of cases, local media reported.
President Donald Trump expressed sadness on Saturday (Nov 17) at the devastation in a California town, as more than 1,000 people remain listed as missing in the worst-ever wildfire to hit the U.S. state.
Two top leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide on Friday (Nov 16), in a landmark ruling almost 40 years after the fall of a brutal regime that presided over the deaths of a quarter of the population.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday (Nov 15) President Donald Trump plans to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the new year but won't repeat past mistakes of allowing promises to be broken on pledges to end arms programmes.
The relationship between the United States and China has profound implications for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Thursday (Nov 15).
Rapid population growth and poor infrastructure have put two out of three cities in Africa at "extreme risk" of the threats posed by climate change, according to a new analysis released on Wednesday.
Search teams have recovered the remains of at least 42 people killed by a devastating wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, making it the deadliest single wildland blaze in state history, authorities said on Monday (Nov 12).
Formed by 10 member states in South East Asia, the 51-year-old Association holds many interesting facts that you might know little about.
China and Singapore have signed a slew of agreements, including the upgrade of a bilateral free trade pact, which will allow greater market access for Singapore companies.
Economic ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Monday (Nov 12) signed an agreement to facilitate cross-border e-commerce transactions within the region.