North Korea Threatens Nuclear Test
November 20 2014 3:20 AM
North Korea, which has conducted three nuclear weapons tests in less than 10 years, has been punished with international sanctions each time.
Defiance And Despair In Hong Kong
November 20 2014 2:19 AM
With the threat of eviction hanging over protesters in Hong Kong, demonstrators are planning a cat-and-mouse game with the police.
Seven People, Including 6 Nurses, Killed In Attack On Chinese Hospital
November 20 2014 12:53 AM
Doctors at Chinese hospitals are typically poorly paid, which affects the quality of care provided at the country's medical institutions.
Over 80% In Hong Kong Want Demonstrations To End: Poll
November 19 2014 9:49 PM
A survey also reveals that over two thirds of city residents supported police action to remove protesters from Hong Kong streets.
North Korean Defectors Led By 'Snakeheads' Into China
November 19 2014 12:31 PM
China's 'snakhead' gangs find new business in smuggling in North Korean defectors.
Russia's And China's Navies, Together In The Mediterranean
November 19 2014 12:21 PM
Chinese navy ships are a very rare sight in the Mediterranean. Now, they will go there for an exercise, with Russia.
Four Sentenced To Death In Honor Killing Of Pregnant Pakistani Woman
November 19 2014 7:35 AM
Farzana Parveen was beaten to death by her family members and former fiance because she married a man against her family’s wishes.
Six People Dead During Clashes At Ashram In Northern India
November 19 2014 6:07 AM
Over 200 people were injured in the clashes that started Monday and led to police using tear gas, batons to disperse the crowd.
India, Israel Look To Establish Deeper, Open Ties
November 19 2014 3:00 AM
India has an annual trade volume of about $5 billion with Israel, and officials see this figure doubling with a free trade agreement.
Hong Kong Police Arrest 4 Protesters
November 19 2014 2:37 AM
A small group of pro-democracy protesters broke into the city’s Legislative Council building, prompting riot police to use pepper spray.
Hong Kong Protesters Storm Legislative Council Building
November 18 2014 3:56 PM
Police in riot gear used pepper spray to prevent bystanders from following the protesters into the building.
Congress Weighs Fight Against ISIS
November 18 2014 3:06 PM
Most legislators support the fight against ISIS. But they're not sure how to fund it -- or whether they want to be on record with a vote.
China Shoots Down 'Hunger Games' Release
November 18 2014 12:27 PM
Despite previously approving the latest Hunger Games movie for release, China's government censors are having second thoughts.
Clashes Intensify In Indian Town Over Warrant Against Religious Leader
November 18 2014 7:04 AM
Satguru Rampalji Maharaj, a religious leader, has skipped court 43 times since 2010, and is wanted for questioning on murder charges.
Australian, Indian Leaders Target Free Trade Pact
November 18 2014 4:59 AM
Trade between Australia and India stands at around $15 billion a year, or just a tenth of that between Australia and China.
Iran Uses China Bank To Transfer Funds To Quds-Linked Companies: Report
November 18 2014 4:27 AM
Washington designated the Quds a supporter of terrorism in 2007. The European Union sanctioned them in 2011.
Hong Kong Police Remove Demonstrators From Small Protest Site
November 18 2014 12:31 AM
Police and bailiffs were enforcing an injunction that the owner of an office building had obtained against protesters.
ISIS Terror: Are We Desensitized?
November 17 2014 4:05 PM
"Americans are unfortunately becoming desensitized to ISIS beheadings, almost to the point of thinking, 'You see one, you've seen 'em all.'"
Xi Jinping: More Dovish Than His Generals
November 17 2014 11:26 AM
The Chinese president vows to handle maritime disputes peacefully, but China's PLA is still preparing for combat.
China Nabs 288 Financial Fugitives Abroad
November 17 2014 9:02 AM
China nabbed the white-collar suspects in 56 countries abroad as part of the huge Operation Fox Hunt campaign.