LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive wildfires that have killed at least seven people in recent weeks were burning through pine forests in the moun... Full Story
British family attacked in Thailand recount assault in court
BANGKOK (AP) — A British couple in their 60s who were brutally attacked during a family holiday in Thailand recounted the assault Monday in court, after a visit from government officials bearing gifts and apologies.
Wildfires sweep through mountain forests in north India
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive wildfires that have killed at least seven people in recent weeks were burning through pine forests in the mountains of northern India on Monday, including parts of two tiger reserves.
Indonesian police fatally shoot French citizen in Bali
BALI, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police said they fatally shot a French citizen after he stabbed a policeman to death Monday while resisting arrest on the resort island of Bali.
Image of Asia: A cool shower on a hot day in New Delhi
In this photo by Manish Swarup, a man cools himself under a public fountain on a hot afternoon in New Delhi. Much of India has been suffering from a heat wave for weeks along with a severe drought that has decimated crops, killed livestock and left at least 330 million Indians without enough water or their daily needs.
Cambodia sending students home early to cope with heat wave
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has shortened the school day by one hour to help students cope with a heat wave that has pushed temperatures as high as 42 degrees Celsius (107.6 degrees Fahrenheit).
Wealth question hangs over Filipino mayor's presidential run
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Allegations that the Philippine presidential election front-runner had a large sum of money in an undeclared bank account were not resolved Monday, allowing the issue to hang over the final week of the closely fought race.
Massacre survivors give Indonesian gov't list of mass graves
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Survivors of Indonesia's anti-communist massacres in 1965 submitted a list of what they say are more than 100 mass graves to the government on Monday after the president called for an investigation into the killings.
China's Communist Party places outspoken tycoon on probation
BEIJING (AP) — China's Communist Party has placed a property mogul and outspoken government critic on probation for a year after he criticized state media for pledging absolute loyalty to the party.
European stocks mixed after Asia falls; Tokyo down 3 percent
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — European shares rose on Monday despite a poor start for the week in Asia, where the Tokyo benchmark fell more than 3 percent as investors registered their disappointment over the lack of new stimulus from Japan's central bank.
Markets Right Now: European stocks rise despite Asian drop
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on global financial markets (all times local):
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