Putin spokesperson's $620k watch

The spokesperson of Russian President Vladimir Putin has sparked controversy after he was spotted wearing a $620k watch.

Newborn girl abandoned in Chinese toilet

A newborn baby girl was abandoned in a Beijing public toilet and fell head-first down the pipe, reports said on Monday.

Colombia to buy land for poor

Colombia aims to buy land from private owners and redistribute it among the poor after its 50-year-old war ends, the government said on Sunday.

Fears over Nepal's 'anti-women' draft laws

Nepal's proposed new constitution has sparked fury from women who say their citizenship, property and other rights are being curtailed.