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  • Indian PM leaves for visit to Russia, China

    2013-10-20 17:20

    Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left New Delhi Sunday for a five-day visit to Russia and China.

  • Japan's minister visits war-linked shrine

    2013-10-20 12:07

    Japanese Chairman of the National Public Safety Commission Keiji Furuya on Sunday morning paid a visit to the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine in the last day of the shrine's autumn festival from Thursday, despite Japan's scratched relations with neighboring countries.

  • Australian authorities fear worsening wildfires

    2013-10-20 09:54

    Firefighters battling some of the most destructive wildfires to ever strike Australia's most populous state were bracing Sunday for worsening conditions.

  • US budget war rages on, raising concerns in Asia

    2013-10-20 07:32

    While the US Congress cut a last-minute deal to avert a debt default, the larger budget war is far from over - and China, as the US' primary debt holder, is closely monitoring the likely indefinite fight.

  • Kyrgyz PM meets Chinese ambassador

    2013-10-19 14:45

    Kyrgyz Prime Minister Jantoro Satybaldyev met Chinese Ambassador Qi Dayu here Friday to discuss implementation of the agreements signed during a visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping last month.

  • India digs for treasure on tip

    2013-10-19 08:05

    The treasure hunt began after a Hindu holy man relayed his dream to an Indian government minister who was visiting the swami's ashram last month.

  • Executives in Asia top the global pay league

    2013-10-19 00:41

    Executives in the Asia-Pacific region are earning the highest base salaries in the world, driven partly by employers in China sweetening pay packages, a survey has found.

  • DPRK youth delegation in China

    2013-10-18 20:54

    China and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea agreed on Friday to further promote exchanges between youths of the two countries.

  • US, Japan end joint military exercises in Japan

    2013-10-18 15:00

    The US Marine Corps and Japan's Self-Defense Forces ended on Friday joint military exercises using the MV-22 Osprey transport aircraft in the western Japanese prefecture of Shiga。

  • About 160 Japanese lawmakers visit Yasukuni Shrine

    2013-10-18 14:46

    About 160 Japanese lawmakers from a nonpartisan group on Friday morning worshipped the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine during its autumn festival, according to local media.

  • Japan's minister, lawmakers worship controversial shrine

    2013-10-18 09:42

    Japanese Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Yoshitaka Shindo and about 120 Japanese lawmakers on Friday worshipped the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine during its annual autumn festival.

  • Beijing criticizes Abe's shrine offering

    2013-10-18 01:24

    China urged Japan to respect the feelings of Chinese people after Japan's leader made his third ritual offering to war-linked Yasukuni Shrine.

  • 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.