Reward targets Vixay Keosavang in new escalation of fight against this ‘lucrative’ crime
At this time of cold winds, truncated hours of sunlight and seriously scary weather, a bit of self-indulgence is one way to ease the post-holiday pain
Push for global expansion continues
Status updates - when they're not baby pics or relationship updates - may "raise awareness", but is that even worth anything?
Anti-government protesters determined to unseat Thailand's prime minister surrounded a Bangkok sports stadium on Monday in an unsuccessful attempt to block political parties from registering for February elections.
Long before he retired as a much-decorated brigadier general, Robbie Risner was one of the most celebrated pilots in the US Air Force. He was an ace in the Korean War, shooting down eight Russian-built MiG-15s, and received the Silver Star for a daring mid-air manoeuvre to steer a fellow pilot to safety. More than a decade later during the Vietnam War, he led the first flight of Operation Rolling Thunder, a high-intensity aerial bombing of North Vietnam. He received the Air Force Cross in 1965 for leading air strikes against a strategic bridge in North Vietnam. Later that month he was featured on the cover of Time magazine.
Discovery of genes that confer resistance to the drug artemisinin is major step forward for treatment of the disease
The country and its people have a long way to go in the democratic process
Undercover investigation finds he is still smuggling endangered animals despite his licences being revoked
Australia's Jason Day will compete in this week's World Cup in Melbourne despite learning that eight relatives, including his grandmother, have died in Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
The British Navy will send the aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious to help with the relief effort following Typhoon Haiyan, which hit the Philippines last week.
There is a desperate need for food, water and medicine in the aftermath of the disaster
Ruling says Thailand 'under an obligation to withdraw from territory'
The Prime Minister has offered the Philippines president the UK’s full support in dealing with the aftermath.
Tourists in northern areas of Vietnam are bracing themselves as one of the most powerful storms on record makes its way towards them after devastating the Philippines.
Philippines is profoundly vulnerable to both tropical tempests and seismic hyperactivity