ISIS Fighters Shoot At Coalition Planes Near Raqqa
October 12 2014 3:51 PM
Syrian activists said Sunday ISIS fighters in Raqqa attempted to shoot down coalition airplanes.
Indian PM's Hardline Stance On Pakistan Boosts Risk Of Border Clashes
October 12 2014 2:11 AM
"The message we have been given from the prime minister's office is very clear and precise," said a senior Indian Home Ministry official. "The prime minister's office has instructed us to ensure that Pakistan suffers deep and heavy losses."
Hong Kong Leader: 'Zero Chance' Protesters' Demands Will Be Met
October 12 2014 1:16 AM
Leung Chun-ying told a local broadcaster the demonstrations "cannot go on for a long time" and that he would not step down.
Turkey Agrees To Train Syrian Opposition Fighters
October 11 2014 6:31 PM
Turkey will use its own intelligence program to select and screen fighters.
At Least 7 Killed In Stampede At Political Rally In Pakistan
October 11 2014 9:27 AM
This marks the second time a deadly stampede has occurred at a protest rally organized by Imran Khan.
North Korea Scraps All Contacts With South Korea
October 11 2014 3:04 AM
The countries exchanged gunfire Friday for nearly two hours, after North Korean military forces shot down South Korean balloons.
China Tells Media To Control 'Commentary' On Kim Jong Un
October 10 2014 6:02 PM
As media continue to speculate over the whereabouts of the North Korean leader, China is telling journalists to "control netizen commentary."
Hong Kong's Top Officials Leave Amid Renewed Protests
October 10 2014 1:06 PM
Crowds are gathering in the thousands as Hong Kong's top leaders leave for the mainland to attend a business conference.
North, South Korea Exchange Machine-Gun Fire After Leaflet Drop
October 10 2014 8:29 AM
Firing from both sides was triggered when some activists released 200,000 balloons with propaganda leaflets against Pyongyang.
Hong Kong Protesters Plan 'Major Rally' After Talks Fail
October 10 2014 8:00 AM
Pro-democracy activists are once again taking to the streets of Hong Kong in large numbers.
Indian Navy On High Alert Following Karachi Attack: Report
October 10 2014 7:53 AM
The Indian Express reported, citing a dossier, that an attack on a Karachi naval facility last month involved members of the Pakistani navy.
China Accuses US Of Meddling in Hong Kong
October 10 2014 7:07 AM
The statement comes in response to a report released by a U.S. congressional committee on Thursday, slamming China's human rights record.
Kim Jong Un Misses Party Anniversary
October 10 2014 4:02 AM
The 31-year-old Kim has reportedly attended the ceremony every year since he came to power after his father’s death in 2011.
Taiwan's Ma Reiterates 'Strong Support' For Hong Kong Protesters
October 10 2014 3:24 AM
Taiwan's president urged Beijing to “convert crisis into opportunity” by implementing democratic reforms in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Leader's Daughter Cross With Press Over Facebook
October 10 2014 3:07 AM
Leung Chai-yan, the daughter of Hong Kong's chief executive, has a history of courting controversy on her Facebook page.
US Report Slams China's Human-Rights Record
October 10 2014 2:21 AM
The report, which accuses Xi Jinping of practicing an authoritarian model, pressed for compliance with international human rights standards.
US Waging Quiet Campaign Against China's Answer To World Bank
October 09 2014 11:01 PM
A Chinese plan for an infrastructure development bank has attracted interest from neighbors and one big opponent: the United States.
Meet Kim Yo Jong, North Korea’s New Potential Leader
October 09 2014 6:10 PM
Kim Jong Un's sister Kim Yo Jong could be the new potential leader of North Korea while he is apparently missing.
Beijing Pushes Back Against US, India On South China Sea
October 09 2014 3:55 PM
Beijing lashes back at India and the U.S., telling them they should mind their own business on South China Sea disputes.
Canceled Talks Reinvigorate Hong Kong Protesters
October 09 2014 12:54 PM
Hours after the territory's government called off meetings with student leaders, more protesters appeared in Admiralty.