Two Chinese nationals were killed and another wounded in a suspected bomb blast in Laos, Chinese state media said on Monday, the latest incident in which Chinese citizens have been killed abroad as the country's economic footprint grows Two Chinese killed in "bomb" blast in Laos: Xinhua
Saudi Arabia to send planes to Turkey for Islamic State fight -media
Published: 02/13/2016 18:49
Saudi Arabia will send aircraft to NATO-member Turkey's Incirlik air base for the fight against Islamic State militants in Syria
India's top court calls for improved compensation for rape victims
Published: 02/12/2016 18:02
India's Supreme Court has directed all the country's states to formulate a uniform policy to provide compensation to victims of rape and other forms of sexual assault, saying such aid was crucial for a survivor's rehabilitation
No plans at this time for joint U.S.-India navy patrols: State Dept.
Published: 02/12/2016 15:54
There are currently no plans for joint naval patrols by the United States and India, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday
South Korea cuts off power, water into Kaesong zone in North Korea
Published: 02/12/2016 09:56
South Korea has cut off the supply of power and water into the Kaesong industrial zone run jointly with North Korea, it said on Friday, hours after the North kicked out the South's workers and froze the assets of companies operating there
Rapidly ageing Thailand tells businesses to hire more elderly
Published: 02/10/2016 15:07
U.S. & India consider joint patrols in East Vietnam Sea - U.S. official
Published: 02/10/2016 14:46
The United States and India have held talks about conducting joint naval patrols that a U.S. defence official said could include the disputed East Vietnam Sea, a move that would likely anger Beijing, which claims most of the waterway.
Investors in Thai Big C cheer $3.5 billion stake sale, rival bid seen unlikely
Published: 02/09/2016 11:44
Investors in Big C (BIGC.BK), one of Thailand's largest supermarket chains, cheered on Monday an up to $3.5 billion deal by France's Casino Group (CASP.PA) to sell its majority holding to TCC Group, owned by whiskey tycoon Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi.
Hong Kong riot police clash with protesters amid crackdown on street vendors
Published: 02/09/2016 09:30
Riot police used batons and pepper spray early on Tuesday to disperse crowds after clashes erupted when authorities tried to move illegal street vendors from a working-class district
Earthquake measuring 5.7 magnitude felt in New Zealand capital
Published: 02/09/2016 08:16
New Zealand's capital city Wellington was rocked by 5.7 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday, according to the country's earthquake monitoring service.
U.S., S.Korea, Japan military chiefs to consult on N.Korea- U.S. officials
Published: 02/09/2016 08:14
The United States' top military commander will discuss North Korea's latest satellite launch with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts this week
Woman pulled alive from rubble two days after Taiwan quake
Published: 02/08/2016 08:54
* Woman found alive, lying under dead husband * Rescuers locate another survivor in wreckage * Most of the 35 dead found in collapsed building