- Move Past The 35-Year-Old Hostage Crisis Already
April 17 2014 10:54 AM
The U.S. should take a cue from the Queen of England and admit Iran's proposed U.N. ambassador, Hamid Aboutalebi.
- Death Toll Climbs To 9 In South Korean Ferry Accident
April 17 2014 1:15 AM
The reason behind the sinking of the ferry, Sewol, is yet to be determined.
- Defying West's Sanctions, Iran To Export Oil To Russia
April 15 2014 2:27 PM
Despite Western sanctions capping its oil exports, Iran is negotiating a deal with Russia to export up to 500,000 barrels per day.
- In Syria, Love In A Time Of War
April 14 2014 2:31 PM
A young woman in Syria tries to find love the traditional way. But with a civil war going on, marriage is another casualty of the conflict.
- Why Indonesian Economic Reforms Are Less Likely
April 14 2014 12:04 PM
Unexpectedly, favored presidential candidate Joko Widodo's party won only 19 percent of the parliamentary seats.
- Former US Marine Has Death Sentence Overturned In Iran For 10-Year Prison Term
April 12 2014 8:49 PM
The three-year-long saga could have a quick end if Hekmati's lawyer can convince Iranian officials to let the former Marine go.
- Crimea Is Marked Differently In English And Russian Google Maps
April 12 2014 6:58 PM
Why the discrepancy?
- 'Dubailand': Middle East Developers Welcome Six Flags Theme Park Project
April 12 2014 11:33 AM
Youthful demographics are fueling growth in the region's leisure and entertainment sector.
- Kris Jenner Talks About Bruce Jenner's Alleged Sex Change
April 10 2014 1:57 PM
Kris Jenner finally addresses rumors about Bruce Jenner and his alleged transition into womanhood. Did they separate because of his sexuality?
- India's Janata Party Manifesto: Talk Of Cows, Yoga, But Not China Or US
April 10 2014 5:50 AM
The 52-page document spells out, mostly in ambiguous and intentionally vanilla terms, the party’s vision for its rule in India.
- India's Elections Watched Warily By China
April 09 2014 1:55 PM
India’s border patrol policy is only one small part of its military readiness against China.
- For Armenians Fleeing Rebel-Held Syria Town, Echoes Of Past Persecutions
April 08 2014 11:20 AM
The Syrian civil war threatens one of the oldest Christian Armenian communities in Syria, as Armenians commemorate the 1915 genocide.
- Iran: We're Not Waiting For US Permission To Boost Oil Exports
April 08 2014 8:52 AM
Iran plans to keep increasing its crude production and exports, despite U.S.-led sanctions against the effort.
- How Ukraine May Affect The Flow Of Kazakhstan's Oil
April 08 2014 6:02 AM
The Central Asian country has close ties to Russia but may consider a partnership with Iran to export its oil without Russian pipelines.
- US To Send More Ships To Japan, Prods China
April 06 2014 10:40 AM
A series of missile launches from North Korea fuels tensions in the Far East.
- Relief In Afghanistan After Largely Peaceful Landmark Election
April 05 2014 6:37 PM
It will take six weeks for results to be declared in the race to succeed President Hamid Karzai.
- 'I Am Here To Vote And I Am Not Afraid Of Any Attacks'
April 05 2014 8:51 AM
With only isolated attacks on polling stations, voting was largely peaceful in Afghanistan's presidential election on Saturday.
- Welcome To The Jing-Jin-Ji
April 04 2014 4:03 PM
The move to redraw China's boundaries makes as much sense as calling the area between Boston and Washington "Bosington," an expert says.
- Afghan Cop Shoots 2 AP Journalists, Killing One
April 04 2014 7:08 AM
A Taliban attack last month on a hotel in Kabul had killed eight people, including an Agence France-Presse journalist and his family.
- Russia Arrests 25 Ukrainians On Sabotage, Terrorism Charges
April 04 2014 2:18 AM
Ukrainian officials have accused Russia of sending FSB operatives, and explosives, into the country to stamp out anti-government protests.