Photo Gallery: Philippines honors dog that saved 2 girls

Every dog has its day, but few canines get a motorcade on their return home…

Russian President Putin, wife divorce

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his wife Lyudmila announced Thursday they are divorcing after nearly 30 years of marriage…

Toyota recalls 242,000 Prius, Lexus hybrid cars

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it is recalling about 242,000 of its Prius and Lexus hybrid vehicles due to problems…

American woman gang-raped in Indian town

An American woman was gang-raped Tuesday in the northern Indian resort town of Manali…

New threat to the world: Coronavirus

The world health organization is concerned about a new virus that it says could be a threat to the entire world..

Russian daredevil in record-breaking BASE jump from Mt Everest

A Russian extreme sports star has marked the 60th anniversary of the conquest of Mount Everest by performing a record-breaking BASE jump from the world’s highest peak…

2 former sex slaves demand Japan mayor quit

Two Korean former sex slaves demanded the resignation of an outspoken Japanese mayor and canceled a meeting with him…

NKorean envoy delivers letter to China’s president

President Xi Jinping reaffirmed China’s stance of denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula…

80-year-old eldest conqueror of Everest at summit

The 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer, Yuichiro Miura’s expressed relief and gratitude as he reached the top of Mount Everest on Thursday…

Forbes’ most powerful women

Forbes magazine is out with its annual list of the world’s 100 most powerful woman…

2 more arrests in London attack investigation

British police say two more people have been arrested by officers investigating the hacking death of a U.K. soldier in London…

North Korean leader sends special envoy to China

After months of ignoring Chinese warnings to give up nuclear weapons, North Korea sent a high-level confidant to Beijing…

Obama vows US support as Myanmar leader visits

Former general Thein Sein was the first president of Myanmar to visit the White House in 47 years…

Russian murderers of 3 Chinese women confess

The four murderers of three Chinese women in Russia’s Khakassia have confessed that their initial kidnapping motive…

China asks NKorea to release fishing boat and crew

China is urging North Korea to release a Chinese fishing boat whose owner says it was seized by gun-toting North Koreans…

Philippines: Taiwan fishing boats ignore warnings

Philippines: Taiwan fishing boats ignored warnings…

Timeline: David Beckham career highlights

Highlights in the career of David Beckham, who said Thursday he will retire from football at the end of the season…

Singapore’s Ng Ser Miang joins IOC race

Portraying himself as a “global” candidate with a world view, Ng Ser Miang of Singapore is hoping to break the European stranglehold on the top Olympic job…

Philippine envoy returns home; Taiwanese investigators arrive in Manila

[;zh] 台灣漁船被菲律賓海岸巡邏隊亂槍掃射,導致漁民洪石成死亡事件,引起台菲的外交風波陷入僵局。台菲雙方外交代表已經各自返國,台灣一組調查人員就抵達馬尼拉…
The diplomatic row over the fatal shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine coast guard appeared to have reached a gridlock on Thursday…

Russian officals detain US diplomat accused of spying

Russia’s security services say they have caught a US diplomat who they claim is a CIA agent in an attempt to recruit a Russian agent…

China angered by Japan mayor’s comfort women remarks

China on Tuesday expressed anger over the comments of an outspoken nationalist Japanese mayor regarding forced prostitution during World War II…

SKorea President apologizes for US incident

The South Korean president apologised to the nation on Monday for what she described as a “shameful incident”…

Richard Branson swaps suit for skirt to honor bet

British business magnate Richard Branson has lost his latest job because of orange juice….

Photo Gallery: Survivor found in Bangladesh after 17 days

The woman who was found alive in the wreckage of a collapsed building in Bangladesh is in remarkably good shape after her 17-day ordeal…

Taiwan demands Philippines probe fisherman’s death

The shooting death of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine coast guard has become the latest incident to roil tensions over territorial disputes…

Woman kicked out of the subway for holding the door

Woman kicked out of the subway for holding the door…

Malaysian opposition rallies against election loss

Malaysian opposition supporters rallied at a stadium Wednesday to protest what they say are fraud-marred election…

Which city has the most millionaires?

According to a new report released by WealthInsight, Tokyo has the most millionaires…

US President Obama meets SKorean President Park

US President Barack Obama met on Tuesday with South Korean President Park Geun-hye at the White House…

Bangladesh building collapse toll tops 645

The death toll from the country’s worst industrial disaster had reached 645…