Indian soldiers reckon they’ve found Yeti footprints

New Delhi, April 30, 2019 - Mountaineers from the Indian army on a expedition in Nepal have found mysterious large footprints in the snow...

China’s Xi says Belt and Road must be green, sustainable

Beijing, April 26, 2019 - China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) must be green and sustainable, President Xi Jinping said in opening a summit...

Scale, sophistication of Sri Lanka attack point to foreign links: U.S. ambassador

Colombo, April 24, 2019 - The scale and sophistication of the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka suggested the involvement...

Bombs kill more than 200 in Sri Lankan churches, hotels on Easter Sunday

Colombo, April 21, 2019) - More than 200 people were killed and at least 450 injured in bomb blasts that ripped through churches and...

Foxconn’s Gou announces bid to run in Taiwan’s 2020 presidential race

Taipei, April 17, 2019 - Terry Gou, chairman of Apple supplier Foxconn, said on Wednesday he will contest Taiwan’s 2020 presidential election, shaking up...

Indonesia’s Widodo looks set for election victory – his challenger says no

Jakarta, April 17, 2019 - Indonesian President Joko Widodo appeared set for a second term as “quick count” results from Wednesday’s election rolled in,...

MIT cuts ties with Chinese tech firms Huawei, ZTE

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has severed ties with Huawei Technologies and ZTE Corp as U.S. authorities investigate the Chinese firms for alleged...

New Japanese imperial era ‘Reiwa’ takes name from ancient poetry

Tokyo, April 2, 2019 - Japan declared on Monday the name of its new imperial era when Crown Prince Naruhito becomes emperor on May...

Facebook, Twitter sucked into India-Pakistan information war

ISLAMABAD/NEW DELHI, April 2, 2019 - Pakistani social media campaigner Hanzala Tayyab leads about 300 ultra-nationalist cyber warriors fighting an internet war with arch-foe...

Sex, lies and video: scandals rock K-pop world

Seoul, March 13, 2019 - Police in South Korea questioned two K-pop stars and two other singers resigned on Thursday, as accusations of sex...