Eighty boys undergo khitan ritual aboard Boeing 737.
A van carries the body of King Bhumibol Adulyadej to his palace in Bangkok, as people at home and abroad pay their respects.
The monarch’s 70-year reign spanned decades of enormous change.
16 cities in Indonesia and seven other countries participated in the annual festival.
The celebration of sacrifice calls for gratitude, acts of charity and community feasts.
Olympians join school children, security personnel and performers to mark 59 years of independence.
More than 1,000 birds have sustained cuts in collisions with glass-coated strings of airborne kites.
Ipoh ranks sixth on a tourist handbook’s list of top 10 Asian destinations.
Asanha Bucha marks the day when the Buddha delivered his first sermon to five disciples.
But a terrorist attack in Bangladesh mars nation’s end of Ramadan celebration.
The attack claimed by the so-called Islamic State terror group touched lives in five countries.
MyWelfare gives food, clothes and toys to some 500 Rohingya Muslim refugees.
King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX) ascended to the throne 70 years ago on June 9.
Muslims in South and Southeast Asia begin fasting during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.
Alert issued in five states as heat reaches record-level in Rajasthan.
Chick removed from illegal wildlife shop and returned to nest.
Slumping rubber prices are causing locals to turn elsewhere to supplement their incomes.
The remote state in East Malaysia is sparsely populated and inhabited by tribes.
Lack of water made worse by record heat.
Thais ring in their traditional new year with a water festival.
Local students pick up paint brushes in push for peace.
Celebrants smear powders, spray water on each other.
More than 30,000 artists from 155 countries perform at three-day event in New Delhi.
Eclipse brought total darkness at mid-morning to parts of the nation.
Sakha Cabs provides mobility, safety and work for women in the Indian capital.
El Nino is being blamed for the heat wave that could last through March.
The best-known Java dove, nicknamed “Super Man,” is valued at 3 million baht (U.S. $84,000).
“We are all seditious,” says Fahmi Reza.
Communities in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand celebrate Chinese lunar new year.
The colorful festival celebrates a Hindu god’s victory over a demon.