At the summit, held under the theme "Shaping the Future through Asia-Pacific Partnership", the host China would highlight regional economic integration, economic innovation and growth as well as..
Local activists said they were "greatly shocked and disappointed" by the decision of the Court of Appeal on Wednesday which said that the law is constitutional and that it was up to parliament to..
"The mutilation of girls and women must stop in this generation, our generation," Ban said on a visit to the Kenyan capital Nairobi. "Men and boys must also be encouraged to support the fight..
Anwar, who has led a once-hapless opposition to the brink of power, has long asserted the much-criticised proceedings against him are a politically motivated campaign to eliminate him as a..
The world’s most populous country has restricted most families to a single child since the late 1970s, but the Communist party said in November that couples would be allowed to have two offspring..
Belgian microbiologist Peter Piot also warned experience with other viral outbreaks showed that airport screening was largely ineffective, and repeated his earlier criticism of the World Health..
Some 30 other passengers were injured. The impact caused the the first of the four carriages to derail. The Nation
The Expert Group’s plan was set after the first meeting in Sendai, Japan. Running from October 27 to October 29, the meeting was organised by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission..
The talks, scheduled for Friday in the capital Naypyidaw, are the first of their kind in the country that is attempting to emerge from the shadow of decades of outright military rule. Experts..
There were plenty of electronic gizmos on board but no driver at the wheel when the RS 7 Sportback powered off the starting grid. The record was set during this year’s final of the DTM touring..
The firm posted a net profit of 12.5 billion yen ($114 million) in the April-September period, reversing a 26.2 billion yen loss a year earlier. Operating profit ballooned to 21.5 billion yen..
The endowment marks the latest gift to a prestigious US university by Pan Shiyi and Zhang Xin, the husband-and-wife duo behind real estate giant SOHO China. In July, the couple gave Harvard..