A deadly bomb has exploded as worshippers attended Friday prayers in the town of Shikarpur in Sindh province, around 470 kilometres north of Karachi.
A toxin found in lychee fruit has been linked to a mystery illness in India, which has resulted in the deaths of about a third of patients.
Indonesian ex-inmates have credited Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan for much of the rehabilitation they received in Kerobokan prison.
The legal team representing the Bali Nine ringleaders hopes arguments about their rehabilitation and past misapplications of law can be considered.
Australian and New Zealand scientists are on a six-week voyage to Antarctica to learn more about the giants of the deep - the blue and humpback whales.
A suicide bomber has detonated himself at a funeral in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least eight people.
The Malaysian government has formally declared missing flight MH370 an accident, opening the door for compensation payments to victims' families.
New Zealand man Antony de Malmanche could face the death penalty after being caught with 1.7kg of crystal meth at Bali's airport.
Facebook says the outage that affected it and its photo-sharing site Instagram wasn't caused by hackers despite a tweet by the group Lizard Squad.
There are fears the remaining 92 missing bodies from the AirAsia plane crash may never be found, Indonesian officials say.
The lawyer for Bali Nine ringleaders Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan is determined to make a last-ditch appeal of their death sentences.
Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have at least another week to live, as Indonesia evaluates the executions from last week.
Hackers have targeted the official website of Malaysia Airlines and threaten to publish data found on its servers.
Protesters in Pakistan have shouted "death to France" during rallies against the publication of Prophet Mohammed cartoons by the Charlie Hebdo magazine.
An 11-hour firefight with Muslim rebels in the south of the Philippines has seen more than 40 police officers killed.

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