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  • Snake grounds jet with 370 passengers in Sydney

    2013-09-24 16:11

    A tiny Asian snake was found on a Qantas Boeing 747 airliner in Australia, leading to 370 passengers being grounded overnight.

  • Rail link with DPRK to reopen

    2013-09-24 08:05

    Russia and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea have reopened a rail link that Pyongyang hopes will offer it a trading boost.

  • China foreign minister at UN

    2013-09-23 11:34

    Wang Yi met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Syria and development issues at UN headquarters on Sunday morning.

  • China's FM meets UN chief on Syria, development

    2013-09-23 06:39

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Syria and development issues at the United Nations headquarters in New York.

  • Amber alert across Asia, but not red

    2013-09-23 02:07

    The economy in many Asian markets may not be looking all that bright but we are not heading for a repeat of the 1997 Asian financial crisis.

  • China signs 12 deals with Venezuela

    2013-09-23 01:06

    Venezuelan President Maduro is proudly recording every achievement of his first trip to China since being elected on his new Sina Weibo account.

  • Twin suicide blasts kill 56 in Pakistan

    2013-09-22 19:54

    At least 56 people were killed and 120 others injured when a twin suicide bomb attack hit a Christian church in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar on Sunday, hospital sources said.

  • DPRK to delay family reunions with S. Korea

    2013-09-21 14:26

    The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Saturday that it will delay the reunion of families separated by the Korean War (1950-53) until atmosphere is ripe for dialogue with South Korea.

  • Action pledged for new type of Sino-US ties

    2013-09-21 00:41

    China and the United States are committed to building a new type of major power relationship by expanding cooperation and holding candid talks on differences, China's top diplomats said.

  • Strong earthquake hits Fukushima, Japan

    2013-09-20 19:11

    A 5.8 magnitude quake hit Japan's Fukushima Prefecture at 2:25 a.m., local time, with strong tremor felt in Tokyo.

  • Apple rolls out new iPhone models in Japan

    2013-09-20 18:41

    Apple Inc. rolled out two new iPhones in Japan on Friday as the US tech-giant commences its global launch of its revamped popular smartphone.

  • India's new central banker hikes rates

    2013-09-20 18:18

    India's new central bank chief unexpectedly raised interest rates Friday, putting a higher priority on taming stubbornly high inflation than bowing to pressure to juice the struggling economy with cheap credit.

  • 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.