India At Risk Of Joint Attack By ISIS, Al Qaeda
October 16 2014 8:05 AM
The statement by the head of India's counterterrorism force comes just over a month after al Qaeda announced the creation of a South Asia wing.
Hong Kong Leader Agrees To Talks
October 16 2014 4:38 AM
Leung Chun-ying told reporters that he wanted to work with protesters, but that China's decision on the city's elections could not be changed.
China Refutes US Hacking Accusations
October 16 2014 3:18 AM
This is the second time in less than a month that the two countries have traded hacking claims.
Taiwan Considers Permanent Armed Ships For Disputed Island
October 16 2014 1:55 AM
Itu Aba, also known as Tai Ping, is the only island in the potentially energy-rich Spratly islands large enough to accommodate a port.
Police Beating Video Reignites Hong Kong Protests
October 15 2014 11:58 PM
Hundreds of demonstrators crowded around a city police station to file allegations of police brutality Wednesday night.
At Least 20 Killed As Avalanches Strike Nepal Climbing Region
October 15 2014 10:26 PM
Unseasonably bad weather resulting from a recent cyclone caused avalanches and a blizzard in a region popular with tourists.
Hong Kong Activists Surprised By New Police Crackdown
October 15 2014 12:46 PM
Friends of Ken Tsang, the social worker whose beating by Hong Kong police went viral, say he's now "detained."
Hong Kong Protesters Detail Allegations Of Physical Abuse At Hands Of Police
October 15 2014 12:01 PM
Protesters arrested in a crackdown early Wednesday detailed allegations of physical abuse against Hong Kong police.
China Blocks BBC Website Amid Hong Kong Student Protests
October 15 2014 11:39 AM
BBC Global News director Peter Horrocks said it appeared to be "deliberate censorship."
‘Stability Is Bliss, And Turmoil Brings Havoc’
October 15 2014 9:15 AM
Tensions mount in Hong Kong and the Chinese government's official newspaper has harsh warnings for pro-democratic protesters there.
Anger In Hong Kong Over Police Beating Of Detained Protester
October 15 2014 7:42 AM
A widely circulated video shows officers attacking a man later identified as a member of Hong Kong's Civic Party.
Six Hong Kong Police Officers Reassigned For Kicking Protester
October 15 2014 1:15 AM
A local news network aired a video showing a group of police officers kicking a protester, as clashes have grown violent again in the city.
Hong Kong Police Arrest 45 In Clashes With Protesters
October 14 2014 9:03 PM
Despite the massive police operation, protesters have again taken control of key roadways as of Wednesday morning local time.
Iraqi Strategy Questioned As ISIS Takes Another Town
October 14 2014 4:52 PM
Concerns have been raised about military strategy in Iraq after Iraqi troops abandoned a base while under attack from ISIS.
Hong Kong Police Clear Protesters And Barricades
October 14 2014 3:51 PM
Police have taken decisive action against protesters barricaded in a tunnel near government headquarters early Wednesday. Watch the live stream.
Vatican Document 'Groundbreaking' For LGBT Catholics
October 14 2014 3:31 PM
The document from the synod of bishops states: “Homosexuals have gifts and qualities to offer to the Christian community.”
800 Sierra Leone Peacekeepers Quarantined Over Ebola
October 14 2014 8:18 AM
The group of soldiers, who were headed to Somalia, will now be kept under observation for 21 days and will be tested for Ebola.
At Least 24 People Killed By Cyclone Hudhud In India
October 14 2014 5:19 AM
The storm, packing winds of more than over 120 miles per hour, also reportedly blew away the roof of the Vishakhapatnam airport.
China Ramps Up Anti-Occupy Hong Kong News
October 13 2014 4:11 PM
China's state-run media has gone on the offensive against Hong Kong's Occupy movement.
North Korea Threatens To 'Annihilate' South Korean Activists
October 13 2014 11:32 AM
North Korea said if the group sends any more leaflet-carrying balloons across the DMZ, it would be "little short of a declaration of a war."