South Korea Conducts Live-Fire Drill On Yellow Sea
November 21 2014 3:00 AM
The exercise is aimed at bolstering South Korean military capabilities amid growing tensions with the North.
Thailand To Have Martial Law For Foreseeable Future: Minister
November 21 2014 1:38 AM
The announcement comes as Thailand prepares to enter its peak tourism season, over the Christmas and New Year period.
Stand Up To China: Hong Kong's Last British Governor Tells West
November 21 2014 1:28 AM
Chris Patten urged the U.S. to maintain a firm stand with China over Hong Kong, without emphasizing more on economic relationship.
Last British Governor Of Hong Kong: China Should Be Confronted On Rights
November 20 2014 11:43 PM
Patten rejected Chinese charges that Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters were puppets of foreigners.
Chinese Hackers Could Shut Down US Power Grid: NSA Chief
November 20 2014 11:39 PM
The top cyber-security official warned that a major cyberattack was "a matter of when, not if."
China's Pollution Solution? Relocate It
November 20 2014 1:47 PM
China hopes to meet its pollution cap targets by sending big polluters overseas.
North Korea Rebounds, Ready To Resume Six-Party Nuke Talks
November 20 2014 11:41 AM
Six-party talks led to an end of North Korea's nuclear program, but the DPRK pulled out and resumed the program in 2009.
Pop Culture's Role In Revolution
November 20 2014 10:22 AM
Because pop culture reflects people's feelings, it has been intertwined with social protests for centuries.
'Hunger Games' Inspires Protest Movements
November 20 2014 8:30 AM
Activists have connected their messages to pop culture for centuries as a way to explain their point of view.
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.