By his own admission filmmaker Jude Ratnam is a "traitor". A Tamil himself, he blames the Tamil Tigers for many of the atrocities carried out in Sri Lanka's civil war. The director told the BBC's Nalini Sivathasan why feels the way he does.
Foreign media reports that the people in the Philippines are facing a massive economic and property loss due to Typhoon ‘Mangkhurt’.
A landmark judgment by India’s highest court has overturned a colonial-era law that criminalizes consensual gay sex, in a long-fought for victory for the LGBTQ community.
The Catholic church in Australia has refused a recommendation that requires priests to report child abuses revealed during confessions.
Photographs of baby animals playing together at a wildlife park in Beijing are melting hearts online.