World / Asia-Pacific

One year on, MH370 theories abound

[2015-03-05 17:41]

Speculation about what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 ranges from sober, science-based arguments to outlandish conspiracy theories.

Myanmar in bid to defuse strike tension

[2015-03-05 17:36]

Myanmar authorities have taken actions to disperse striking garment workers with Yangon's Shwepyitha Industrial Zone as negotiation with the workers made no progress on settling the labor dispute.

S.Korea, China, Japan to hold meeting of senior diplomats

[2015-03-05 17:05]

Senior diplomats of South Korea, China and Japan will hold a meeting next week to discuss preparations for the foreign ministers' meeting of the three countries scheduled for late March.

BBC documentary on 2012 Delhi gang-rape outrages India

[2015-03-05 16:30]

A major controversy has broken out in India ahead of the screening of a BBC documentary based on the brutal and fatal gang-rape of a 23-year-old medical student by six men on a moving bus in the national capital in December 2012.

DPRK to reopen marathon to foreign runners

[2015-03-05 15:10]

The DPRK is set to reopen an international marathon to overseas runners after ending a ban on most foreigners entering the country because of fears over the deadly Ebola virus.

China to uphold WWII victory: premier

[2015-03-05 15:03]

Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday China will host events to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the victory in the world's war against fascism and the Chinese people's War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression.

Australia returns pricy Qing dynasty statue to China

[2015-03-05 14:12]

Australian authorities have returned an illegally exported Chinese statue, made during the Qing dynasty, after Customs officials seized the stolen figure at the border.

Alien abduction? Stolen? MH370 theories keep coming

[2015-03-05 11:25]

A year on from the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, an extraordinary amount of key data remains unknown - fuelling conspiracy theories and heated online debate about one of aviation's biggest mysteries.

Prince Harry invited to serve in Australian city

[2015-03-05 09:56]

Australia's Queensland city Townsville has made an impassioned plea for Britain's Prince Harry to make his final tour of duty this year.

Website spreads Diaoyu messages

[2015-03-05 07:44]

English-language and Japanese versions of a website were launched by China to demonstrate its sovereignty over the Diaoyu Islands.

US ambassador to South Korea slashed in face by assailant

[2015-03-05 08:21]

Mark Lippert was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist but was not seriously hurt during an attack at a breakfast forum in the capital Seoul on Thursday.

Turkish plane skids off runway at Nepali airport, passengers safe

[2015-03-04 18:17]

A Turkish Airlines Flight TK 726 skidded off the runway while landing at the Nepal's Tribhuwan International Airport on Wednesday morning at 8 am local time, airport officials told Xinhua.

   Previous Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next Page   >>|

US Justice Dept finds racial bias in Ferguson police practices
Highlights of Milan Fashion Week
Cape Town ravaged by bushfire
IAEA's credibility in doubt: Iranian envoy
Most Popular
Hot Topics
Reporters' Journal