Malang (Indonesia) (AFP) - A body believed to be that of a Japanese diver who went missing with six others off Bali a month ago has been found far from where she disappeared, Indonesian police said Monday.
A new study in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine Journal says reported cases of flu are only "the tip of the iceberg" as most people display no symptoms.
The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane is now focused on the southern Indian Ocean and its pilots after key tracking systems were disabled.
Beijing (AFP) - A Tibetan monk in southwestern China has set himself on fire to protest against a 2008 crackdown, overseas groups said, adding to a string of self-immolation protests in recent years.
The PNG government says the judge hearing a human rights case involving the Manus Island detention centre is biased and wants him to step down.
City living has become less affordable for Brits with the price of a home now averaging 5.8 times a person's salary, up from 5.6 times a year ago.
Paris (AFP) - India remains the biggest buyer of arms in the world, importing nearly three times as many weapons as its nearest competitors China and Pakistan over the last five years, a Swedish think tank said.
Officials say the last words from the cockpit of a missing Malaysian airliner gave no hint of anything wrong even though key equipment wasn't operating.
Seoul (AFP) - North Korea test-fired 25 rockets into the sea on Sunday, South Korea's defence ministry said, the latest in a series of launches that have provoked criticism from Seoul and Washington.
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