As Rallies Shrink, Hong Kong Government To Hold Talks With Protesters
October 08 2014 3:47 AM
Days of mass rallies that brought tens of thousands of protesters on to the streets had dropped to a few hundred people on Wednesday.
Search Launched For Vietnamese Oil Tanker Suspected To Be Hijacked
October 08 2014 2:43 AM
At least six oil tankers have been hijacked in Southeast Asian waters since April, according to the International Maritime Bureau.
North Korea Acknowledges Labor Camps
October 07 2014 10:27 PM
North Korea publicly admitted running "reform through labor" camps for the first time Tuesday, but denied they are "prison camps."
Abbott To Seek Ban On 'Hate Preachers'
October 07 2014 10:17 PM
Abbott says if Australians want to say stupid things, fine, but there's no reason to import "troublemakers."
Why Hong Kong's Protests Lost Steam
October 07 2014 6:20 PM
With only days to go before student leaders meet with the government, protesters in Hong Kong are fewer in number and less motivated.
ISIS Ammo Made In America, China, Russia
October 07 2014 4:08 PM
Ammunition used by ISIS in Iraq and Syria was manufactured in over 20 countries, including the U.S. and China, a report finds.
Pro-Police Demonstrators Removed, By Police
October 07 2014 2:40 PM
In Hong Kong, a "pro-police" group tried to access the main Occupy Central protest area but was escorted away by police.
North Korea Is Claiming 2015 As The 'Year Of Completing Unification'
October 07 2014 12:48 PM
North Korea has new military equipment and a stated plan to unify North and South Korea by 2015.
Hong Kong Protests Fizzle Amid Talks
October 07 2014 10:06 AM
Protest leaders are meeting with the deputy of Hong Kong's chief executive.
Indian Court Refuses Bail Plea Of Political Leader In Corruption Case
October 07 2014 8:32 AM
The Karnataka High Court had found J. Jayalalitha guilty of having unaccounted wealth worth $10 million and ordered her to pay a $16 million fine.
Kim Jong Un Not In Pyongyang: South Korea
October 07 2014 8:31 AM
Kim Jong Un hasn't been seen in public in more than a month, sparking rumors about his health and a potential coup attempt.
Hong Kong Stocks Recover Amid Dwindling Protests
October 07 2014 8:10 AM
The World Bank’s chief economist for Asia reportedly expects Hong Kong's growth to slow further because of the protests.
Plot To Attack Indian Airport And 24 Other Locations On Eid Foiled
October 07 2014 7:25 AM
Indian police are searching for a man reportedly working with Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen, a Bangladeshi group outlawed by its government.
South Korea Dismisses Reports Of North Shutting Down Nuclear Reactor
October 07 2014 6:10 AM
A report by a Washington-based think tank had claimed that North Korea's sole plutonium-producing nuclear reactor had been shut down.
Myanmar Pledges To Release More Than 3,000 Prisoners
October 07 2014 5:31 AM
The government did not identify the prisoners but virtually all of them were believed to have been jailed for ordinary crimes.
Hong Kong Talks Or Not, Beijing Still Has A Problem
October 06 2014 5:58 PM
As student leaders prepare to meet with the territory's government, the differences between the two remain unresolved.
'If People Don't Stand Up Today, The Next Generation Will Suffer'
October 06 2014 1:33 PM
As Hong Kong returns to work after a holiday week, it finds that protesters are fewer than they used to be — but with undeterred enthusiasm.
Dwindling Protest Turnout; Government Holds Back
October 06 2014 10:52 AM
Hong Kong protest sites were quiet on Monday evening while student leaders negotiated with the government.
As Talks Launch, Kim Jong Un's Whereabouts Remain Unknown
October 06 2014 8:27 AM
Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un of North Korea has been noticeably absent as South Korea and North Korea launch talks to improve relations.
Search Back On For MH370
October 06 2014 8:07 AM
After a four-month break, the search for MH370 has restarted and experts says they expect the search to take another year.