2 hrs ago | Tehran Times
The leaders of India and China played down their recent border dispute and other tensions Monday, pledging to work together for regional stability and the economic growth of the world's two most populous nations.
6 hrs ago | Science Daily
The challenge is to transform such waste into food of higher functionality and added value.
Pakistan's presumptive prime minister called for peace talks with Taliban militants at war with the government Monday, potentially charting a course that could put him at odds with the country's powerful army.
Pakistan has taken a number of steps to prevent fertilizers made within its borders for agriculture from being used as explosives in roadside bombs that target American troops in Afghanistan, said a top U.S. military officer Monday.
Two car bombs killed at least three people and wounded dozens of others on Monday in Dagestan, a turbulent province in Russia's North Caucasus region where armed groups are waging an Islamist insurgency.
Police in central China have detained the 18-year-old organizer of a gay pride march in a sign of the government's nervousness over a growing civil society movement and demands for stronger individual rights.
My main goal in reading Khaled Hosseini's new book, "And the Mountains Echoed," was to avoid crying.
Mazar-I-Sharif, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck outside government buildings in northern Afghanistan on Monday, killing at least 14 people, including a senior local politician, officials said.
With Afghan troops increasingly leading combat operations on the ground, the Afghan Air Force's fledgling helicopter fleet based in Kabul has learned new techniques to support them from the air.
North Korea fired a projectile into waters off its eastern coast Sunday, a day after launching three short-range missiles in the same area, officials said.
New Delhi: The festering boundary row figured prominently in talks between visiting Premier Li Keqiang and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here yesterday as the Chinese leader arrived in India on his maiden overseas tour since taking over in March.
A Bangladesh court on Sunday banned the owner of a garment factory that was destroyed in a fire in November from leaving the country as anger builds up over a string of deadly incidents in which thousands have died.
Scientists say the experiment is intended to test the effects of weightlessness and other factors of space flight on cell structure.
Karzai's trip comes during escalating border tension with Pakistan, India's archrival.
An Afghan worker helps excavate part of the mountaintop copper works above the ancient city at Mes Aynak in February.