Christian funeral service held in courtyard of mosque in Jakarta goes viral amid Indonesia's...

Amid reports of intolerance between ethnic groups and religious communities, pictures showing a Christian funeral service in the courtyard of a mosque has...

Hong Kong students plan to strike as commutes disrupted

Students wearing gas masks and helmets stage a rally outside Queen's College in Hong Kong, on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. Hong Kong has...

5 of Hong Kong actor Anthony Wong’s most memorable film roles

Happy birthday to Anthony Wong Chau-sang, one of Hong Kong’s most consistent and versatile thespians, who has proved that he can take on...

Japan plans new police unit to guard Diaoyu islands at centre of dispute with...

Japan plans to establish a new police unit covering islands disputed with China, public broadcaster NHK reported, which could step up pressure in...

Top places to visit in Surakarta for history buffs

Visiting Surakarta, Central Java, can be like a journey through time as many destinations host traces of the past, from the pre-historic era...

Barack Obama shares summer playlist, reading list

Former United States president Barack Obama has continued his tradition of sharing lists of his favourite songs and books. On Aug. 25, he posted...

World of Warcraft nostalgia to boost Activision Blizzard: Barron's

The initial reception for a re-launched version of a classic video game points to potential stock price growth of Activision Blizzard Inc, with...

Finnish artists – including ‘Jimi Hendrix of accordion’ – express human connections and contradictions...

‘Breath’ – a powerful performance of sound and movement by the Finnish duo of choreographer and dancer Tero Saarinen (left) and master accordionist...

Venice 2019: Joker film review – Joaquin Phoenix excels as DC Comics super villain...

4.5/5 stars“I used to think my life was a tragedy but now I realise it’s a f***ing comedy,” says Arthur Fleck, the anti-hero...

China manufacturing activity rebounds in August: Caixin

Activity in China’s manufacturing sector rebounded to a five-month high in August, data showed on Monday, as stimulus from Beijing helped to offset...