Prince William has met with President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People as part of his official visit to China.15 minutes ago
The Northeast Regional Climate Center shows the New York cities of Buffalo, Syracuse, Binghamton and Ithaca have had their coldest months ever.1 hour, 5 minutes ago
By James Pearson and Stephanie Nebehay
SEOUL/GENEVA (Reuters) - The young Kim Jong Un may be the public face of isolated North Korea, but the man who represents Pyongyang on the interna...
BrasÃlia (AFP) - Brazil dispatched extra police to quell a strike by truckers opposing rising fuel and freight costs, after demonstrations turned violent.1 hour, 26 minutes ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Activity in China's factory sector edged up to a seven-month high in February but export orders shrank and deflationary pressures persisted, a private business survey showed on Mon...1 hour, 43 minutes ago
Samsung says the design of its new Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge mobile phones took years to develop and boasts higher display resolution and a better camera.1 hour, 48 minutes ago
Gunfire has dwindled on the front line in Ukraine in the lead-up to talks about gas supplies.March 2, 2015, 2:26 pm
By Tetsushi Kajimoto
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese corporate capital expenditures grew in October-December from a year earlier but the pace slowed from the prior quarter, casting doubt abo...
By Florence Tan
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil fell about 1 percent on Monday after posting its first monthly rise since June, pressured by continued weakness in China's vast manufacturing s...
Auckland (AFP) - New Zealand coach Mike Hesson insisted Monday that the high-flying Black Caps will pay Afghanistan the utmost respect having tracked the Asian minnows' astonishing progress at close range.March 2, 2015, 1:51 pm
Bogota (AFP) - Colombia's ELN guerrillas have released a mayor they kidnapped in December amid preliminary talks between the rebels and government on opening a peace process, officials said Sunday.March 2, 2015, 1:47 pm
By Shinichi Saoshiro
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks got off to a steady start on Monday as soft U.S. data was partially offset by a weekend interest rate cut by China, while the dollar ...
Security footage appears to show three British schoolgirls, believed to be on their way to join Islamic State militants, waiting for hours at a bus station in Turkey before travelling to a city near the Syrian border, media reported on Sunday.March 2, 2015, 1:43 pm
Seoul (AFP) - North Korea fired two missiles into the sea on Monday and vowed "merciless" retaliation as the US and South Korea kicked off joint military drills denounced by Pyongyang as recklessly confrontational.March 2, 2015, 1:34 pm
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's economy is expected to slow to an annual 7 percent in the first quarter of this year, a top Chinese government think tank said in a research report, a sign policy makers w...March 2, 2015, 1:26 pm
At least 19 Christians who were taken captive by Islamic State militants in northeastern Syria have been released, activists say.March 2, 2015, 1:19 pm
By Jennifer Ablan
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Warren Buffett, at a news conference in Bengaluru in 2011, lavishly praised Berkshire Hathaway executive Ajit Jain for smoothly running much of th...
A woman has been grilled on national television in the United States after she gave $1.4 million to a man she had never met.March 2, 2015, 1:04 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has departed for Washington where he hopes to convince MPs that a nuclear deal with Iran is "dangerous".March 2, 2015, 12:58 pm
Despite the urgent situation of the Bali Nine pair, a lawyer who claims he has information that could help them is now reluctant to discuss the matter.March 2, 2015, 12:41 pm
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