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Philippine court orders arrest of ex-first lady Imelda Marcos for corruption
The Philippines’ anti-corruption court on Friday ordered the arrest of former first lady Imelda Marcos after finding her guilty on seven counts of graft during the two-decade rule of her husband and former dictator, Ferdinand Marcos.



French PM visits site of watershed 1954 Vietnam defeat
France's Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Saturday visited the site of the 1954 battle of Dien Bien Phu in Vietnam, which led to the end of French presence in Indochina.



Divers recover black box from crashed Lion Air plane in Indonesia
Divers on Thursday recovered a flight data recorder from the crashed Lion Air jet, a crucial development in the investigation into what caused the plane to plunge into Indonesian seas earlier this week, killing all 189 people on board.



Divers scour Java Sea in Indonesia crash recovery mission
Indonesian search teams Tuesday recovered more remains at the site of a crashed Lion Air jet that plunged into the sea with 189 people aboard, as a report said it had suffered an instrument malfunction the day before.



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