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  • Japan's policies questioned

    2013-11-04 00:49

    Moscow expressed displeasure with the expanding traditional US-Japanese alliance in the Asia-Pacific region after foreign and defense ministers of Russia and Japan wrapped up their "2+2" meeting.

  • Pakistani PM to hold meeting on US ties

    2013-11-03 17:16

    Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will preside over an important meeting later on Sunday to discuss relationship with the US following the drone strike which killed Taliban Chief Hakimullah Mehsud.

  • 6.4-Magnitude undersea quake jolts Tonga

    2013-11-03 10:05

    An undersea earthquake measuring 6.4 magnitude shook Tonga on Sunday, the United States Geological Survey said. There was no immediate report of casualty or damage.

  • Culture of healing

    2013-11-03 08:27

    New Zealander Cameron Tukupua has been a practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine for 30 years and a frequent visitor to China since 2005. She speaks to Tracie Barrett about how TCM can help people deal with the increasing pressures of modern life.

  • Pakistan slams US for killing Taliban leader

    2013-11-03 02:55

    Pakistan accused US of sabotaging peace talks with domestic Taliban fighters by killing their leader in a drone strike.

  • ROK to buy Global Hawks from US

    2013-11-01 16:41

    The Republic of Korea planned to buy four Global Hawks, the unmanned spy drone, from the United States to beef up its defense capabilities against possible missile and nuclear threats from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

  • Kimmel flak won't go away

    2013-11-01 12:00

    Faced with rising public anger over an "apology not sincere enough", ABC television host Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday apologized again in Los Angeles before a group of Chinese protesters, promising to cut the Kid's Table skit from his show.

  • Vietnam ranks 14th most populous country

    2013-11-01 14:52

    Vietnam welcomed its 90 millionth citizen on Friday, as it ranks the 14th most populous country in the world and the third in the Southeast Asian.

  • New Zealand signs up to open government commitment

    2013-11-01 10:41

    New Zealand is to join the Open Government Partnership (OGP) group of 60 nations that promotes open and transparent government, State Services Minister Jonathan Coleman announced Friday.

  • New Zealand, China strengthen food safety co-op

    2013-11-01 10:40

    The food safety regulatory agencies of China and New Zealand on Friday signed an agreement to strengthen cooperation in food safety and quality.

  • 'Dangerous provocation' condemned

    2013-11-01 00:55

    The Ministry of National Defense criticized Japan for interfering in a Chinese military drill on open sea, calling the move "an extremely dangerous provocation".

  • Japan ship intrudes into Chinese naval exercise

    2013-10-31 17:35

    The Ministry of National Defense said on Thursday that a Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ship intruded into a Chinese military exercise in the open sea.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.