INCHEON, South Korea: Asian Games organizers on Wednesday kicked out an Iranian official for sexually harassing a female volunteer and issued strong warnings after two alleged cases in two days.
SRINAGAR: Experts worry a health crisis could be looming nearly two weeks after massive flooding engulfed much of Kashmir, with countless bloated livestock carcasses now floating across the waterlogge
BEIJING: A prominent Uighur academic charged with separatism rejected evidence presented by Chinese prosecutors on Wednesday on the first day of a trial that has drawn criticism from international jud
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s military said Wednesday it killed 40 insurgents and destroyed five of their hide-outs in fresh air attacks as part of a major offensive against the Taleban in the northwest.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, weakened by weeks of demonstrations calling for him to resign, threatened on Wednesday to clear a protest camp established more than a month ago outsi
KIEV, Ukraine: Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the city council said Monday — the worst reported violence since a cease-fire between Russian-backed
PARIS: The world is holding its breath but mostly hoping Scotland will vote “No” to independence from Britain in Thursday’s referendum.
SEOUL: South Korean marines arrested an American man late on Tuesday who had been swimming in a river that flows toward North Korea and said he had been trying to go to the North to meet its leader, K
WASHINGTON: The largest-ever outbreak of Ebola could drain billions of dollars from economies in West Africa by the end of next year if the epidemic is not contained, the World Bank said in an analysi
AHMEDABAD, India: India’s new prime minister rolled out the red carpet for Xi Jinping in his hometown Wednesday, as the Chinese president began a maiden visit with Asia’s rival superpowers seeking to
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