BBC News Asia

RSS feed
27 December 2014 Last updated at 07:27 ET

North Korea berates Obama over film

North Korea condemns US President Barack Obama over the release of the film The Interview, about a fictional plot to kill its leader Kim Jong-un.


houses submerged in floodwaters in Pengkalan Chepa, near Kota Bharu on December 27, 2014Severe flooding hits Malaysia's east

Malaysia is battling some of the worst floods in decades along its east coast, with more than 100,000 people forced to leave their homes.

Abdul Aziz GhaziPakistan orders arrest of cleric

A judge in Pakistan issues an arrest warrant for a radical imam who refused to condemn the Peshawar school massacre.

Media round-ups

Special Reports

A woman riding a scooter waits for a traffic signal along a street in Mumbai February 5, 2014.Special report: India Direct

Beyond the headlines and exploring the people, economy and culture of India.

More Special Reports:

Features and Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.