Conflict Isn't Pretty For Chinese Cosmetic Company
May 18 2013 7:05 PM
Shanghai Jahwa, one of China's oldest cosmetic companies, took a hit because of a dispute between an executive and its controlling shareholder.
Inside Northern Sri Lanka 4 Years After Civil War
May 18 2013 10:22 AM
Sri Lanka's 26-year civil war came to a bloody end exactly four years ago, but for the northern Tamils, it's not such a distant memory.
Where In The World Are The Military Drones? [MAP]
May 18 2013 10:20 AM
The U.S. has by far the greatest variety of military drones in the world. Check out the other 59 countries that also possess military drones.
Windy Uranus, Melting Mt. Everest: The Week in Science
May 18 2013 8:45 AM
Scientists examine winds on Uranus and Neptune, "crazy" ants invade the Southwest, and a bright explosion on the Moon is visible from Earth.
North Koreans: They’re Just Like Us! Well, Kind Of ...
May 18 2013 7:39 AM
Snapshots show North Korea as seen through the lens of an American tourist on a visit to its capital city of Pyongyang.
North Korea Launches 3 Missiles Into Sea
May 18 2013 7:14 AM
A South Korean official told Reuters the government would not speculate whether the missiles were part of a drill or training exercise.
Chinese Man Accused Of Insulting Quran In Kashmir
May 18 2013 6:21 AM
A Chinese national was taken into protective custody in Pakistani-administered Kashmir, over alleged insult of the Quran.
S&P Retains Negative Outlook On India's Sovereign Rating
May 18 2013 5:05 AM
Credit rating agency Standard and Poor's (S&P) on Friday reiterated its negative outlook on India's BBB- sovereign rating.
China's Vice Premier Blames Tourists For Harming Image
May 17 2013 3:59 PM
Wang Yang contended China's reputation overseas is being tarnished by the “uncivilized behavior” of some Chinese tourists.
New-Home Sales Among Key Economic Events May 20-24
May 17 2013 3:38 PM
Data on manufacturing in Germany, France and the rest of the euro zone will cast light on its record-long recession.
Austerity Puts A Crimp on Fine Dining in China
May 17 2013 3:28 PM
President Xi Jinping's austerity measures have hurt high-end restaurants in Beijing, some of which are facing losses unseen since the 1970s.
Are Some Celebs Actually Immortal?
May 17 2013 3:00 PM
Probably. Click through to find out how they got that way.
Philippines Refused Taiwan's Request For A Joint Investigation
May 17 2013 12:33 PM
The Philippines will not allow Taiwan to directly question Filipino personnel involved in the fishing boat accident.
Google Maps Helps Man In China Find Long-Lost Family
May 17 2013 11:47 AM
More than two decades after being abducted, a man in China has found his way home with the help of Google Maps.
China Inflating Export Numbers For Months
May 17 2013 11:13 AM
China has over-reported its exports for the last five months, and its economy is growing much less than widely believed.
Osaka Mayor Pointing Fingers At US, Other Western Countries
May 17 2013 10:27 AM
Toru Hashimoto took to Twitter to say it is unfair to single out Japan for using "comfort women" in wartime.
Need Medicine You Can Afford? Forget The US; Try India
May 17 2013 10:26 AM
India moves to drop price of pharmaceuticals. Drugmakers have until the end of June to comply.
Philippines Special Envoy In Taiwan Cautions Filipino Workers To Keep Low Profile
May 17 2013 8:53 AM
Philippines special envoy in Taiwan on Friday advised thousands of Filipino workers to keep a low profile, amid a diplomatic row.
Chinese College Grads Can't Find Jobs
May 17 2013 6:58 AM
A record-high number of graduates, combined with an economy in a slowdown, is bad news for China's Class of 2013.
- Android, iOS Power Over 92% Of All Smartphones Shipped In Q1 2013: IDC
May 17 2013 4:29 AM
Android and iOS operating systems ran on more than 92 percent of all smartphones in the first quarter of 2013, according to the IDC.