The 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to a trio of researchers for improving the resolution of optical microscopes.
Thai Police have said two Burmese men have apparently confessed to killing two British tourists on Koh Tao island.
A US father is suspected of killing his five children and dumping their bodies in another state, police have said.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says a “roadmap” will be prepared to end fighting between troops and pro-Russian separatists in the east.
Hundreds of thousands of people have been urged to seek shelter as a powerful typhoon passes over Japan's Okinawa island chain.
The Vietnamese national football team's new head coach, Toshiya Miura from Japan, had a perfect debut as his team thrashed Myanmar 6-0 in a friendly at Go Dau Stadium in Binh Duong on July 2.
The V-League schedule should have avoided a clash with the FIFA World Cup, allowing coaches and players to enjoy the latter to the full, V-League coaches have said.
Firms were eager for the long-awaited proposal to increase foreign stakes in listed companies, but some were cautious over unexpected acquisitions.
The impacts of global warming are likely to be “severe, pervasive and irreversible”, a major report by the UN has warned.
Two people have died and more than 150 people have been airlifted to safety after floods hit south-eastern France, local authorities say.