The Indian PM has 76 million followers on social media. As Obama steps down from the popularity charts, Modi has to make a huge effort to become number one.
Japanese fast food restaurants prefer to tune their cooking equipment by playing lively melodic chimes instead of annoying bells and buzzers. A musician even managed to turn one such chime into a real electro symphony.
Humans, not climate changes as it was previously assumed, caused the extinction of the giant beasts that once roamed Australia, a new study proves.
Four fighters of the Daesh terrorist group were killed by foreign drones in eastern Afghanistan, according to governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani.
A US military helicopter had to make an emergency landing on an island in the western Japanese prefecture of Okinawa, Japanese media reported Friday, citing the country's Defense Ministry.
Much against its wishes the state-owned airlines has to ground overweight crew because of a firm stand taken by India’s aviation regulator DGCA.
Four Chinese men were detained by the Russian border patrol at a checkpoint in Primorsky Krai and foiled in their attempt to smuggle more than 4,600 sea cucumbers from Russia to China. The ugly creatures were tied to their bodies and hidden in their shoes.
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen stated that she called on the governing parties both in Beijing and Taipei to "set aside the baggage of history" and to be engaged in a positive bilateral dialogue.
Japan, South Korea and the United States are conducting military drills on January 20-22 to prepare for a potential missile launch from the territory of North Korea, media reported Friday, citing a source in the South Korean military.
For some marriage is better the second time around.
The Indian judicial system is among the most overworked and understaffed workforce in the world. Each judge deals with an average of 2,600 cases a year as compared to 81 by an American judge.
For decades, Fan Qianrong, 55, has been known around Jingxing county, Hebei Province for having an appetite for dirt.
At least three people were killed and 20 others injured after a car drove into the crowd of shoppers in Melbourne, Australia's second largest city.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma blames the problems of the United States on the United States itself, as the country has spent trillions of dollars to wage war, instead of investing in infrastructure and its own people.
China’s GDP growth rate is demonstrating worst performance in the past 26 years, data from the National Bureau of Statistics of China shows.
India has reportedly acquired some $3 billion of weapons after quietly purchasing ammunition, tank engines, anti-tank missiles and rocket launchers from Russia and Israel.
Iran is not worried about the possible cancellation of the 2015 multilateral nuclear deal by US President-elect Donald Trump, because the country has other options and may "surprise" the US president-elect, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.
Wishing to welcome incoming US President Donald Trump with a “nice surprise,” Pyongyang is reportedly preparing to launch two intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) during his inauguration on Friday.
The 201 Selab Corps, the military formation of the Afghan National Army, killed at least five militants and injured 11 others in a military clearance operation Ghubar in the Kapisa province, local media said Thursday.
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