1:32 pm November 21, 2014 | No Comment
Thailand's military ruler Friday said he was unfazed by people using a three-fingered protest salute inspired by the blockbuster Hollywood franchise "The Hunger Games" to express opposition to the country's junta.
11:06 am November 21, 2014 | No Comment
Like countries across the continent, Kenya is weighing the difficult balance between conservation and development.
10:31 am November 21, 2014 | No Comment
US President Barack Obama imposed the most sweeping immigration reform in a generation on Thursday, easing the threat of deportation for some 4.7 million undocumented immigrants and setting up a clash with Republicans who vow to fight his moves.
9:39 am November 21, 2014 | No Comment
Japan stepped up its role in large-scale war games with the United States this week, with one of its admirals commanding air and sea maneuvers that the US military described as the most complex ever overseen by the Japanese navy.
9:30 am November 21, 2014 | No Comment
Researchers said on Thursday that people likely moved to the Tibetan highlands 3,600 years ago, in an indication of when humans first settled at high altitudes.
1:02 am November 21, 2014 | 2 Comments
The smuggling of Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Myanmar is so lucrative that Thai fishermen are converting their boats to carry humans, according to police and officials in southern Thailand.
8:43 pm November 20, 2014 | No Comment
Russia said on Thursday the United States would violate international agreements and destabilize the situation if it supplies weapons to Ukrainian government forces fighting separatists.
8:33 pm November 20, 2014 | No Comment
A group of nations pledged on Thursday a total of $9.3 billion to a United Nations fund designed to help developing nations tackle climate change, coming close to a $10 billion target and giving impetus to talks on a climate deal in France next year.
8:20 pm November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment
Israelis and Palestinians in the Holy City have been accustomed to living with the threat of violence for decades, but recent weeks have seen fears rise to new levels, with random, deadly assaults targeting ordinary citizens in broad daylight.