Can Beijing Come Clean?
November 04 2014 2:19 PM
It's down to Almaty and Beijing for the 2022 Winter Olympics, but it isn't clear whether China has what it takes to keep the capital clean.
Securities License Of Banker Accused Of HK Double Murder Had Expired: Report
November 04 2014 7:39 AM
British banker Rurik George Caton Jutting has been charged with the murder of two Indonesian women in Hong Kong on Monday.
The Race Is On To Claim Responsibility For Pakistan Attack
November 03 2014 11:11 AM
Groups affiliated with ISIS, al Qaeda and the Taliban took responsibility for one of the deadliest attacks in Pakistan in years.
Deputy Provincial Governor, Judge Shot Dead In Afghanistan
November 03 2014 7:24 AM
The Taliban have increased attacks against government forces and officials, as U.S.-led foreign troops prepare to leave the country.
China Will Establish A New Anti-Corruption Committee
November 03 2014 6:22 AM
The move comes as part of President Xi Jinping’s agenda of rooting out corruption in government as well as in the private sector.
British Banker Charged With Murder In Hong Kong
November 03 2014 4:32 AM
Rurik George Caton Jutting was charged with two counts of murder in Hong Kong, a city that has one of the lowest homicide rates in the world.
Pakistan's Militancy Problem Explodes Near India Border
November 03 2014 3:31 AM
Pakistan's northwest, hundreds of miles from the latest attack, is one of the last bastions of local militants and their foreign affiliates.
Chinese Submarine Docks In Sri Lanka Despite Indian Concerns
November 03 2014 1:44 AM
The frequency of Chinese visits to Colombo harbor has become a concern for New Delhi, Indian officials have told Reuters.
Canadian Combat Planes Hit ISIS Targets
November 02 2014 7:21 PM
“Today's strike demonstrates our government's firm resolve to tackle the threat of terrorism," Defense Minister Rob Nicholson said.
Suicide Bomber in Pakistan Kills More Than 50 People
November 02 2014 5:22 PM
Crowds of people gathered after more than 50 people were killed by a suicide bomber in Pakistan.
Yemen Opposition Party Leader Shot And Killed
November 02 2014 2:05 PM
Dr. Mohammed Abdulmalek al-Mutawakel was assassinated in Sanaa.
Meet The American China Says Is Behind Hong Kong's Protests
November 02 2014 4:21 AM
The former Pentagon analyst-turned media executive is believed by many in China to be a CIA agent, supporting Hong Kong's protests.
Indian PM Vows To Bring Back 'Black Money'
November 02 2014 2:48 AM
Narendra Modi said on Sunday he was committed to bring back funds illegally deposited in banks outside the country to avoid tax.
Merrill Lynch Employee Arrested Over Double Murder
November 02 2014 2:02 AM
The arrested man is a British national who works for Bank of America Merrill Lynch in the Asian financial hub.
Islamic State Fight Provides Rare Moment Of Agreement For US, China
November 02 2014 1:42 AM
With long-standing foreign policy disagreements, the U.S. and China have some common ground on the fight against the Islamic State.
North Korea Launches Sub Capable Of Firing Ballistic Missiles
November 02 2014 1:20 AM
The Soviet-era submarine has been modified to fire ballistic missiles, but the country lacks the technology to actually deploy them.
Islamic State Kills 85 More Members Of Iraqi Tribe
November 01 2014 5:05 PM
Islamic State allegedly has executed a total of more than 300 tribe members in the past few days.
US President Obama On The Road To Burma Once Again
November 01 2014 2:39 PM
The U.S. president made history in 2012 as the first American chief executive to visit Myanmar, and he will return sooner than expected.
West Should 'Look Into' Merits Of Iranian Law, Human-Rights Official Says
October 31 2014 10:16 AM
Iran's Mohammad Javad Larijani said assuming only good things come from the West "is a very destructive idea of human rights."
Hong Kong Protesters Consider Crashing Beijing's APEC Summit
October 31 2014 6:15 AM
Pro-democracy protest leaders are considering going to the international summit in the hope of putting their case to Chinese officials.