However, experts warn this does not mean the elusive creatures are safe.
She delivered the baby to the shock of onlookers.
The search is on for survivors and bodies.
Kim Jong Un says he'll soon test long-range missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads.
Somali pirates have freed 26 Asian sailors held captive in a small fishing village for more than four years since their ship was hijacked in the Indian Ocean.
The Government is concerned that New Zealand exporters are facing an increasing number of non-tariff barriers in South East Asia.
Typhoons hitting east and southeast Asia are getting stronger, according to a recent study from the United States.
Uzbek President Islam Karimov has died after suffering a stroke at the age of 78, leaving no obvious successor to take over Central Asia's most populous nation.
Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov is critically ill, prompting speculation that Central Asia's most populous nation is preparing for its first transfer of power since independence.
The top 10 travel spots in Asia have been revealed, as judged by the Lonely Planet travel guide.
A category five storm has slammed into the island nation of Taiwan, throwing around vehicles and sending people running for shelter.
A new report lays out how the rise in cheap flights has led to more sex offenders travelling to Southeast Asia to abuse children.
Portugal, Moldova and Ukraine in Europe, and Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam in Asia have emerged as new child sex tourism destinations.
A cow has been born with two horns out the side of its head and a third horn extending out of its forehead.
In sweltering temperatures amid jungle cuttings and manicured lawn cemeteries, thousands of Australians and New Zealanders will mark Anzac Day across Southeast Asia on Monday.
Energy company Pertamina plans to explore for oil and gas in areas close to Indonesia's maritime border in the South China Sea to assert the country's territorial rights, the upstream director of the state-owned company says.
North Korea can mount a nuclear warhead on a medium-range missile, a South Korean official has said, in a new assessment of the capability of a country that conducted its fourth nuclear test this year.
The gap between New Zealanders' knowledge of Asia and our contentedness with Asian people can be addressed in schools and universities, says a senior lecturer in Auckland.