Asia Pacific Politics
Former Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani’s Son Ali Haider Gilani Abducted By Gunmen
May 09 2013 6:53 AM
Ahead of crucial Pakistan general elections, gunmen on Thursday abducted the son of former Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani.
Rats For The People, Peacocks For China's Elite
May 09 2013 5:22 AM
China's high-ranking government officials are living a much better life than regular folks. Just look at their dinner plates.
Pakistani Prisoner Sanaullah Haq Dies In Indian Hospital After Jail Attack
May 09 2013 3:59 AM
A Pakistani prisoner, who was critically injured at a high-security prison in Indian-administered Kashmir, died in a hospital on Thursday.
8 Dead In Bangladesh Garment Factory Fire
May 09 2013 12:37 AM
The fire occurred just two weeks after a building collapsed, killing nearly 900 people in the country's worst factory disaster.
What 10K North Koreans With Colored Cards Can Do
May 08 2013 3:14 PM
North Koreans may go through famines, but in at least one thing they have no rivals: making mass displays with colored cards.
The Worst Industrial Accidents In History [TIMELINE]
May 08 2013 1:54 PM
The Bangladesh factory collapse that killed 800 is just the latest. Click through for a history of the world's worst industrial accidents.
Bangladesh Building Collapse Death Toll Rises to More Than 800
May 08 2013 11:02 AM
Also, a Bangladeshi minister said 18 other garment factories would be shut down due to safety concerns.
Elderly Sikh Man Attacked Outside Gurdwara In Central California; Hate Crime?
May 08 2013 8:03 AM
Fresno police arrested a 29-year-old person in connection with a brutal attack on an 81-year-old Sikh man on Sunday.
Pak Polls: Imran Khan Advised Rest After Dramatic Fall From A Forklift
May 08 2013 6:30 AM
Pakistani politician Imran Khan was advised to rest for a week after sustaining injuries in a fall while campaigning.
China To Crack Down On Those 'Spreading Rumors' Online
May 08 2013 6:20 AM
Should people on China's social media platform Weibo be held responsible for lying in posts -- if the government said they did?
Australia Issues First Investor Visa - To A Chinese Toymaker
May 07 2013 3:47 PM
Down Under's five-month-old immigrant investor visa is relatively expensive compared to similar visa programs.
Photos Of Chinese Employees Being Told To Crawl Anger Netizens
May 07 2013 2:32 PM
An employer in Chongqing told employees to crawl as part of training in "resilience to pressure."