- Burmese Beauty Queen On The Run With $200,000 Tiara
August 30 2014 1:44 AM
18-year-old May Myat Noe took a flight to Burma and refused to return the tiara after being dethroned.
- Hong Kong Media Mogul Unbowed By Raid As Democracy Battle Boils
August 29 2014 6:24 AM
Jimmy Lai, who spent millions promoting the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong, had his home raided by anti-corruption officers.
- Malaysia Airlines To Cut 6,000 Jobs In Wake Of Twin Disasters
August 29 2014 3:42 AM
The company will cut 30 percent of its workforce in a $1.9 billion restructuring, following the twin air disasters that have damaged its brand.
- Anti-Japanese Propaganda Ramped Up In China
August 28 2014 4:49 PM
China's government is making the country's most popular networks carve out time to air anti-Japanese and "anti-fascist" content.
- China Accuses US Of Sonar Spying Following Jet Confrontation
August 28 2014 12:11 PM
The finger-pointing between the U.S. and China continues following a confrontation between warplanes east of Hainan Island.
- South Korea Acquits Person Charged With Retweeting North's Posts
August 28 2014 8:40 AM
Park was arrested because his retweets, including "Long Live General Kim Jong-Il," were considered sympathetic toward Pyongyang.
- Pakistan Prepares For 'Deciding Day'
August 28 2014 5:01 AM
Imran Khan and Tahir ul-Qadri, leaders of opposition parties, have led massive protests demanding the prime minister's resignation.
- India's Modi Eyes Breakthrough Nuclear Pact On Japan Trip
August 28 2014 12:24 AM
India has been pushing for an agreement with Japan on the lines of a 2008 deal with the United States.
- China's Falling Housing Prices Spur Protests
August 27 2014 1:49 PM
Homeowner demonstrations in Shanghai and Jinan illustrate just how dangerous falling housing prices are to Communist Party control.
- More Malaysia Airlines Woes: Alleged In-Flight Sexual Assault
August 27 2014 12:05 PM
Struggling to recover from the disasters of MH370 and MH17, Malaysia Airlines has been hit with allegations of an in-flight assault by a crew member.
- A ‘Graveyard Of Human Rights'
August 27 2014 7:56 AM
North Korea has joined the likes of China, Russia, Iran and Egypt in criticizing the U.S. over the handling of the unrest in Ferguson.
- China Refutes Taiwan's Airspace Breach Claims
August 27 2014 7:44 AM
Taiwanese officials had said that two Chinese fighter jets were seen moving through its airspace toward the South China Sea and the Philippines.
- Abdullah Disrupts Afghan Election Audit
August 27 2014 4:32 AM
The audit has been interrupted at a crucial time as outgoing president Hamid Karzai has insisted that his successor be inaugurated next week.
- India, Pakistan Attempt To Tamp Down Renewed Hostilities
August 27 2014 3:52 AM
A senior Indian army official said that cross-border firing by Pakistan in the last 45 days was "possibly the heaviest" since the 1971 war.
- Chinese Spy Infiltrated Database Due To Arizona Flub: Report
August 26 2014 5:00 PM
Arizona officials haven't explained why a suspected Chinese spy was allowed to work at a U.S. counterterrorism center.
- More Food Safety Issues Plague Chinese Chickens
August 26 2014 11:38 AM
Authorities discovered nine factories across China were selling chicken feet, a local delicacy, tainted with poisonous hydrogen peroxide.
- Taiwan Chases Away Chinese Fighter Planes From Its Airspace
August 26 2014 8:25 AM
Taiwanese officials said that the Chinese aircraft were moving toward the South China Sea and the Philippines.
- Jewish Center's Reopening In Mumbai Evokes Mixed Feelings
August 26 2014 8:05 AM
A Chabad House reopened Tuesday, six years after heavily armed terrorists stormed and killed six people inside the building.
- Japanese Politician Caught With Crystal Meth in China Begins Trial
August 26 2014 4:51 AM
Takuma Sakuragi, a Japanese city councilor, faces a death sentence in China if found guilty of trafficking more than 7 pounds of crystal meth.
- Three Chinese Engineers Kidnapped In Turkey
August 26 2014 2:11 AM
The engineers worked at a thermal plant construction site in the country's south, close to its border with Iraq and Syria.