- American Matthew Miller Faces North Korean Trial Next Week
September 06 2014 9:20 PM
Matthew Miller, a resident of Bakersfield, Calif., will go to trial in North Korea Sept. 14, its state media says.
- Australia Plans Memorial For MH370 Victims
September 06 2014 5:51 AM
Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Saturday that a memorial for the missing MH370 victims is being planned on Australia's west coast.
- North Korea Test Fires Short-Range Missiles In Sea Of Japan
September 06 2014 5:27 AM
The North Koreans announced that they have successfully completed testing a new tactical short-range missile.
- Chinese Property Price Drop Great News For NYC Homeowners?
September 05 2014 1:51 PM
Fueled by a desire to get money out of the country, China's wealthy are buying homes in large numbers in the U.S.
- North, South Korea In Cheerleader Flap Ahead Of 17th Asian Games
September 05 2014 9:06 AM
North Korean officials demanded that the South cover its cheerleaders' travel expenses and security.
- 2 Pakistani Nationals Arrested In Fake Passport Case In Thailand
September 05 2014 8:57 AM
Two passengers on board missing Flight MH370 were found to have been travelling on stolen passports obtained from a resort in Thailand.
- Australia, India Close To Civil Nuclear Deal
September 05 2014 6:55 AM
Abbott and Modi were due to hold formal talks later on Friday and sign the deal to sell uranium for peaceful power generation.
- China Angry Over UK 'Interference' In Hong Kong
September 05 2014 6:16 AM
Chinese government officials have warned Britain that relations between the two countries were at risk.
- US Says Al Qaeda's New South Asia Branch Not A Threat
September 05 2014 5:53 AM
The organization has said it will now take its jihad to India, Myanmar, Bangladesh and other regions where Muslims are oppressed.
- AK-47 Manufacturer To Double Arms Production
September 05 2014 4:46 AM
Russia's largest arms manufacturer, which increased production five-fold this year, is now on a U.S. sanctions list.
- One In 10 Girls Raped Or Assaulted By Age 20, UN Says
September 04 2014 11:29 PM
The report draws on data from 190 countries and paints a grim picture of the extent of physical and sexual violence against children.
- South Africa Denies Dalai Lama A Visa, Signaling China’s Involvement
September 04 2014 3:33 PM
China is South Africa's biggest trading partner and this week proved South Africa takes its trade seriously.
- Al Qaeda Announces South Asia Arm In Bid To Reassert Dominance
September 04 2014 2:05 AM
Since the rise of Islamic State, and the emergence of Islamist groups in Africa and elsewhere, al-Qaeda's clout among jihadists has been waning.
- LinkedIn's China Censorship Mess
September 04 2014 12:19 AM
The career networking site censored a sensitive article from a newsletter, even though the author was an American writing from U.S. soil.
- Iraqi Army Claims It Has Captured Chinese Islamic State Fighter
September 03 2014 7:22 AM
If the claim is proven, it will be the first time a Chinese citizen has been caught fighting for the violent Islamist group in the Middle East.
- Pakistan Protests Ease As Rival Leaders Seek Negotiated Settlement
September 03 2014 6:00 AM
Thousands had tried to storm Sharif's house in protests led by a former cricket star and a firebrand cleric, destabilizing the coup-prone nation.
- Pakistan Says It Has Killed Nearly 1,000 Militants Since June
September 03 2014 4:25 AM
The military offensive in the country's restive northwest has also displaced over 800,000 people from their homes.
- Australia To Open Embassy In Kiev
September 03 2014 1:35 AM
Australia, which will host a G20 summit in November, has said that opposition to Vladimir Putin's presence at the meeting is growing.
- HK Activists Say Beijing 'Brutally Strangled' Democracy
September 03 2014 12:38 AM
Pro-democracy activists had threatened to lock down the city's financial district on an unspecified date unless China grants full democracy.
- Hong Kong's 'Occupy Central' Is About Politics, Not Economics
September 02 2014 9:03 PM
In the wake of political pressure from Beijing, Hong Kong's top pro-democracy party has no plans to disrupt the economy.