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    Two dead as attackers storm state TV station in Afghanistan

    Two dead as attackers storm state TV station in Afghanistan


    At least two people have been killed in eastern Afghanistan after armed attackers stormed the building of a television...

    At least two people have been killed in eastern Afghanistan after armed attackers stormed the building of a television station.
    Russia-N.Korea ferry starts service

    Russia-N.Korea ferry starts service


    A cargo-passenger ferry service linking Russia and North Korea completed its first trip...

    A cargo-passenger ferry service linking Russia and North Korea completed its first trip Thursday.
    3 words mean divorce? Court to rule

    3 words mean divorce? Court to rule


    India's Supreme Court is expected to deliver a verdict Friday on the controversial Islamic divorce practice known as "triple...

    India's Supreme Court is expected to deliver a verdict Friday on the controversial Islamic divorce practice known as "triple talaq."
    What can images tell us about N. Korea's missile launch?

    What can images tell us about N. Korea's missile launch?


    North Korea's latest missile test was considered by experts as the most significant advancement in the regime's quest to build a nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) to...

    North Korea's latest missile test was considered by experts as the most significant advancement in the regime's quest to build a nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) to date.
    Putin warns against 'intimidating' N Korea

    Putin warns against 'intimidating' N Korea


    Russian President Vladimir Putin has condemned North Korea's latest missile launch as "dangerous" but warned against "intimidating"...

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has condemned North Korea's latest missile launch as "dangerous" but warned against "intimidating" Pyongyang.
    US will 'tighten the screws' on North Korean nuclear program

    US will 'tighten the screws' on North Korean nuclear program


    US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley pledged Tuesday that the US plans to "tighten the screws" on North Korea's nuclear...

    US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley pledged Tuesday that the US plans to "tighten the screws" on North Korea's nuclear ambitions.
    N Korea tests missile, raising new fears in Pacific

    N Korea tests missile, raising new fears in Pacific


    North Korea carried out a provocative new ballistic missile test early Sunday, sending a projectile to a higher altitude and closer to Russia than any of its recent tests, according to...

    North Korea carried out a provocative new ballistic missile test early Sunday, sending a projectile to a higher altitude and closer to Russia than any of its recent tests, according to officials.
    The women behind the Philippines' bubbling craft beer scene

    The women behind the Philippines' bubbling craft beer scene


    The idyllic island of Palawan, in the southwest corner of the Philippines, is best known for its turquoise waters and secret...

    The idyllic island of Palawan, in the southwest corner of the Philippines, is best known for its turquoise waters and secret lagoons.
    Kim Si Woo: Ready to switch clubhouse for military barracks

    Kim Si Woo: Ready to switch clubhouse for military barracks


    Kim Si Woo might have become the youngest ever winner of the Players Championship, but the 21-year-old from Seoul won't be receiving too much special treatment back in South...

    Kim Si Woo might have become the youngest ever winner of the Players Championship, but the 21-year-old from Seoul won't be receiving too much special treatment back in South Korea.
    Mari Katayama: Sewn limbs and surreal backdrops

    Mari Katayama: Sewn limbs and surreal backdrops


    In Mari Katayama's provocative photos, a rare condition that she has suffered from since early childhood -- which resulted in an amputation of both legs at age 9 -- takes center...

    In Mari Katayama's provocative photos, a rare condition that she has suffered from since early childhood -- which resulted in an amputation of both legs at age 9 -- takes center stage.
    Luxury travel: The most remote resorts in the Philippines

    Luxury travel: The most remote resorts in the Philippines


    Whether you're in search of an all-inclusive luxury resort or a chilled-out beach villa, the Philippines has no shortage of remote retreats to whisk intrepid travelers off the...

    Whether you're in search of an all-inclusive luxury resort or a chilled-out beach villa, the Philippines has no shortage of remote retreats to whisk intrepid travelers off the grid.
    Is Aung San Suu Kyi the Mandela of Asia?

    Is Aung San Suu Kyi the Mandela of Asia?


    After spending 15 years under house arrest, democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi explains her life outlook and why she doesn't harbor...

    After spending 15 years under house arrest, democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi explains her life outlook and why she doesn't harbor bitterness.
    Why can't these Indians leave Saudi Arabia?

    Why can't these Indians leave Saudi Arabia?


    7,700 Indian workers are stranded in Saudi Arabia after a series of layoffs. CNN gets access to one of the 20 camps where workers are...

    7,700 Indian workers are stranded in Saudi Arabia after a series of layoffs. CNN gets access to one of the 20 camps where workers are stuck.
    Heineken taps into Myanmar's beer market

    Heineken taps into Myanmar's beer market


    We look into Myanmar's brewing beer market and find out why Heineken invested in a $60 million brewery outside of...

    We look into Myanmar's brewing beer market and find out why Heineken invested in a $60 million brewery outside of Yangon.
    A 'car-eating' transformer could save environment

    A 'car-eating' transformer could save environment


    It looks like a giant, car-eating transformer, but China is hoping this new vehicle concept will be the answer to its crippling traffic...

    It looks like a giant, car-eating transformer, but China is hoping this new vehicle concept will be the answer to its crippling traffic problems
    Philippines elects its first  transgender politician

    Philippines elects its first transgender politician


    CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Geraldine Roman, the first transgender woman in history to be elected to the Philippines...

    CNN's Kristie Lu Stout speaks with Geraldine Roman, the first transgender woman in history to be elected to the Philippines congress.
    Painting with shadows

    Painting with shadows


    In India's capital city, one wall bears an off-beat artwork that disappears after the sun goes...

    In India's capital city, one wall bears an off-beat artwork that disappears after the sun goes down.
    Police save girls from trafficking in Vietnam

    Police save girls from trafficking in Vietnam


    CNN's Alexandra Field meets five 14-year-old girls saved by the Vietnamese border police as traffickers were about to take them across the border into...

    CNN's Alexandra Field meets five 14-year-old girls saved by the Vietnamese border police as traffickers were about to take them across the border into China.
    Who is Rodrigo Duterte?

    Who is Rodrigo Duterte?


    He's caused outrage with inflammatory comments on rape and murder, but Philippines presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte is poised to become its next president. CNN's Alexandra Field...

    He's caused outrage with inflammatory comments on rape and murder, but Philippines presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte is poised to become its next president. CNN's Alexandra Field reports.