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    US President, still planning summit, reassures and warns Kim

    US President, still planning summit, reassures and warns Kim


    President Donald Trump on Thursday said US and North Korean officials are continuing to prepare for a scheduled diplomatic summit next month, even as Pyongyang threatened in recent days to pull out of what would be a historic first meeting between a...

    President Donald Trump on Thursday said US and North Korean officials are continuing to prepare for a scheduled diplomatic summit next month, even as Pyongyang threatened in recent days to pull out of what would be a historic first meeting between a North Korean leader and US president.
    Is N Korea trying to get Bolton fired?

    Is N Korea trying to get Bolton fired?


    Video capturing the last moments of a fugitive Moammar Gadhafi on October 20, 2011 is still available...

    Video capturing the last moments of a fugitive Moammar Gadhafi on October 20, 2011 is still available online.
    10 things to know before visiting Macau

    10 things to know before visiting Macau


    It's been six years -- 2007, if you're into counting numbers -- since the once sleepy fishing port of Macau surpassed Las Vegas as the world leader in gambling...

    It's been six years -- 2007, if you're into counting numbers -- since the once sleepy fishing port of Macau surpassed Las Vegas as the world leader in gambling revenue.
    Foods you can't miss in Macau

    Foods you can't miss in Macau


    When traveling, food is often as much of a draw as historical and cultural sites. Such is the case with Macau, the autonomous region in southern...

    When traveling, food is often as much of a draw as historical and cultural sites. Such is the case with Macau, the autonomous region in southern China.
    Pyongyang won't give visas to South Koreans to cover nuclear site closure

    Pyongyang won't give visas to South Koreans to cover nuclear site closure


    South Korean journalists may not be allowed to enter North Korea to cover the closure of Pyongyang's nuclear test site, authorities in Seoul said, less than a week after they were reportedly...

    South Korean journalists may not be allowed to enter North Korea to cover the closure of Pyongyang's nuclear test site, authorities in Seoul said, less than a week after they were reportedly invited.
    Is Xi Jinping the puppetmaster behind North Korea's pushback on talks?

    Is Xi Jinping the puppetmaster behind North Korea's pushback on talks?


    US President Donald Trump suggested Thursday Beijing could be behind North Korea's recent harsh rhetoric against Washington in the past week, which has thrown the June summit in Singapore into...

    US President Donald Trump suggested Thursday Beijing could be behind North Korea's recent harsh rhetoric against Washington in the past week, which has thrown the June summit in Singapore into doubt.
    Malaysian police seize 72 bags of cash, jewels in Najib Razak raids

    Malaysian police seize 72 bags of cash, jewels in Najib Razak raids


    Malaysian police have seized dozens of bags stuffed with jewels, cash and luxury goods from properties linked to former Prime Minister Najib Razak, according to state...

    Malaysian police have seized dozens of bags stuffed with jewels, cash and luxury goods from properties linked to former Prime Minister Najib Razak, according to state media.
    How a child rape revealed the problems facing modern India

    How a child rape revealed the problems facing modern India


    The rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl allegedly by Hindu men in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmi has exposed deep religious tensions in the...

    The rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl allegedly by Hindu men in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmi has exposed deep religious tensions in the region.
    At the height of his power, China's Xi Jinping moves to embrace Marxism

    At the height of his power, China's Xi Jinping moves to embrace Marxism


    Why is President Xi Jinping, the most powerful Chinese leader in decades, presiding over a wealthy and resurgent China, embracing the philosophical ideas of Karl...

    Why is President Xi Jinping, the most powerful Chinese leader in decades, presiding over a wealthy and resurgent China, embracing the philosophical ideas of Karl Marx?
    China using 'debtbook diplomacy' to spread its strategic aims in Asia Pacific

    China using 'debtbook diplomacy' to spread its strategic aims in Asia Pacific


    The Chinese government is leveraging billions of dollars in debts to gain political leverage with developing countries across Asia and the Pacific, a new report presented to the US State Department...

    The Chinese government is leveraging billions of dollars in debts to gain political leverage with developing countries across Asia and the Pacific, a new report presented to the US State Department claims.
    Messages in bottles sent across the sea to North Korea

    Messages in bottles sent across the sea to North Korea


    A small group of men waits for the tide to change from a rocky jetty on the South Korean shore. Then, after clasping hands in prayer, they begin hurling hundreds of plastic bottles into the...

    A small group of men waits for the tide to change from a rocky jetty on the South Korean shore. Then, after clasping hands in prayer, they begin hurling hundreds of plastic bottles into the sea.
    Is North Korea trying to get John Bolton fired?

    Is North Korea trying to get John Bolton fired?


    North Korea's reaction to John Bolton's talk of the "Libya model" of denuclearization is a sign Pyongyang may be trying to sideline Trump's hardline advisor in upcoming...

    North Korea's reaction to John Bolton's talk of the "Libya model" of denuclearization is a sign Pyongyang may be trying to sideline Trump's hardline advisor in upcoming talks.
    India's BJP forms new government in Karnataka -- for now

    India's BJP forms new government in Karnataka -- for now


    India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party candidate was sworn in as chief minister in the southern state of Karnataka Thursday, despite criticism the party didn't win enough seats to form a government in the closely watched regional...

    India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party candidate was sworn in as chief minister in the southern state of Karnataka Thursday, despite criticism the party didn't win enough seats to form a government in the closely watched regional election.
    Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim walks free after royal pardon

    Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim walks free after royal pardon


    Anwar Ibrahim, a former Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister, has been released from prison after being granted a pardon by the country's king, according to Anwar's son-in-law Mohamad...

    Anwar Ibrahim, a former Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister, has been released from prison after being granted a pardon by the country's king, according to Anwar's son-in-law Mohamad Khairul.
    Malaysia Fast Facts

    Malaysia Fast Facts


    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Malaysia to learn more about the country located in Southeast...

    Read CNN's Fast Facts about Malaysia to learn more about the country located in Southeast Asia.
    1 dead, 3 injured in sword attack on Indonesian police headquarters

    1 dead, 3 injured in sword attack on Indonesian police headquarters


    Four attackers wielding samurai swords targeted a police station in western Indonesia on Wednesday morning, killing at least one officer, police...

    Four attackers wielding samurai swords targeted a police station in western Indonesia on Wednesday morning, killing at least one officer, police said.
    North Korea threatens to cancel Trump summit over US nuke demands

    North Korea threatens to cancel Trump summit over US nuke demands


    North Korea has threatened to abandon planned talks between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump in June if Washington insists on pushing it "into a corner" on nuclear...

    North Korea has threatened to abandon planned talks between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump in June if Washington insists on pushing it "into a corner" on nuclear disarmament.
    India overpass collapse kills at least 15 in Varanasi

    India overpass collapse kills at least 15 in Varanasi


    At least 15 people have been confirmed dead and more than 10 injured in the Indian city of Varanasi after a partially constructed overpass collapsed Tuesday evening, trapping drivers and pedestrians...

    At least 15 people have been confirmed dead and more than 10 injured in the Indian city of Varanasi after a partially constructed overpass collapsed Tuesday evening, trapping drivers and pedestrians below.
    North Korea monitors claim nuclear test site dismantling has begun

    North Korea monitors claim nuclear test site dismantling has begun


    Satellite images appear to show North Korea is shuttering its nuclear test site, according to analysts from North Korean monitoring site 38...

    Satellite images appear to show North Korea is shuttering its nuclear test site, according to analysts from North Korean monitoring site 38 North.
    Karnataka election, high-stakes poll in India ends with no clear winner

    Karnataka election, high-stakes poll in India ends with no clear winner


    Results of a closely watched state election in India showed no clear winner Tuesday, setting of a flurry of political jockeying as rival parties vie for...

    Results of a closely watched state election in India showed no clear winner Tuesday, setting of a flurry of political jockeying as rival parties vie for power.
    Sichuan Airlines co-pilot sucked halfway out of cockpit window

    Sichuan Airlines co-pilot sucked halfway out of cockpit window


    A Sichuan Airlines co-pilot was sucked halfway out of an aircraft's cockpit when its windshield shattered during a flight, Chinese state media has...

    A Sichuan Airlines co-pilot was sucked halfway out of an aircraft's cockpit when its windshield shattered during a flight, Chinese state media has reported.