Tens of thousands of Malaysians have held an anti-government protest in Kuala Lumpur, calling on Prime Minister Najib Razak to step down over corruption allegations. The Malaysian leader denies any wrongdoing.
Japan's biggest crime syndicate is facing a rift, government officials have said. The police was placed on high alert due to an expected spike in gang violence, according to the local media.
Pakistan is currently witnessing a rennaissance of its once nearly defunct film industry. Nadeem F. Paracha takes a closer look at how the times have changed.