Murals outside the People Palace of Culture in Pyongyang, North Korea

North Korea to publish 'rosy' human rights report

One-Minute Read Mon 11 Aug, AT 12:19

Report will show how 'bright' the country's future is and expose 'lies and fabrications' told by the UN

Indonesian girl reunited with her mother in Meulaboh

Indonesian girl found safe ten years after Boxing Day tsunami

One-Minute Read Fri 8 Aug, AT 15:30

Rescued by a fisherman after being swept out to sea by huge waves in 2004, she has now been reunited with her family

 Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's chief deputy, appears in the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Khmer Rouge leaders jailed for crimes against humanity

Briefing Thu 7 Aug, AT 10:52

Pol Pot's henchmen found guilty in Cambodia, but call the allegations 'fairy tales'

Artist Megumi Igarashi a.k.a Rokudenashiko

Vagina selfie artist arrested in Japan for obscenity

One-Minute Read Tue 15 Jul, AT 11:43

Artist distributed data to allow people to print 3D-printed models of her vagina

Google's Chinese logo

China blocks Google for Tiananmen anniversary

One-Minute Read Tue 3 Jun, AT 14:21

Google has fallen foul of the Great Firewall of China in advance of Tiananmen commemoration

Thai army soldiers stand guard on a city centre street in Bangkok

Thai army takes power in televised coup d'etat

One-Minute Read Thu 22 May, AT 13:14

Military leader announces coup and pledges to restore order and introduce political reform

Australian mulga snake

Venomous snake 'bites people while they sleep'

One-Minute Read Wed 30 Apr, AT 15:43

Researchers are puzzled by the aggressive – and unusual – behaviour of Australian mulga snake

Flight MH370

Flight MH370: the five best accounts to follow on Twitter

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Apr, AT 14:36

Where to look for the best news and analysis on missing Malaysia Airways flight MH370

Google search engine in China

China purges web porn - but is it an attack on free speech?

One-Minute Read Tue 22 Apr, AT 13:00

Western observers say crackdown on obscene material masks broader online repression

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