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Afghan suicide mosque attacks kill scores of worshippers

Some 60 people are killed as worshippers are targeted in two separate attacks on mosques.

CIA chief: North Korea 'on cusp' of nuclear capability

The head of the CIA says the North is close to being able to hit the US with a nuclear missile.

North Korea crisis: How to talk to the world's most secretive country

What goes on behind closed doors of unofficial talks between US and North Korea?

Top Chinese officials 'plotted to overthrow Xi Jinping'

A top official's claim of a power struggle has contradicted the Communist Party's unified image.

MH370: Malaysia in talks with US firm to restart plane search

The Malaysian government is exploring a "no find-no fee" style deal with Texas-based company Ocean Infinity.

New Zealand to hold cannabis referendum within three years

Its surprise new prime minister-elect gives some policy clues as she limbers up to rule in coalition.



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