Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
November 25, 20147:25 pm

The victim claimed that she was made to walk naked for about half an hour for not up to the expectations of her employer.

November 25, 20148:37 am

This comes days after China agreed to provide 10 million Yuan (US$ 1.63 million) annually, from 2014 to 2018, to Nepal.

November 24, 20149:00 pm

A total of 63 NATO troops have been killed this year, 46 of them Americans.

November 24, 20145:18 pm

Zia and three of her aides are accused of syphoning off about USD 400,000 from the Zia Charitable Trust.

November 24, 20144:03 pm

Foreign Ministry said it is "mainly aimed at improving the working and living conditions of the Chinese staff working there"

November 24, 20144:02 pm

Police officials in Diyala province said that Iraqi forces entered the towns of Saadiya and Jalula late Sunday after fierce clashes with fighters.

November 24, 20141:57 pm

They're the first top figures to be jailed from a regime responsible for the deaths of Cambodians from 1975-79.

November 24, 201412:30 pm

The damage in a mountainous area that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics was worse than initially thought.

November 24, 20142:17 pm

The president of the IOC has condemned the suicide attack on a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan which killed at least 50 people.

November 24, 20144:03 pm

A suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 45 people in the country's deadliest terrorist attack this year, officials said.

November 23, 20141:12 pm

The four dead included a woman in her 70s who was struck by a falling window pane, said the official Xinhua News Agency.

November 23, 20148:33 pm

Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority said no abnormalities were reported at three nuclear power plants in the affected areas.

November 22, 20148:26 pm

The 49th meeting of the programming committee comprises of joint secretaries of the SAARC countries.

November 22, 20148:13 pm

The magnitude-6.8 earthquake hit parts of Nagano city and surrounding areas the hardest, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.

November 21, 20143:32 pm

Karzai also asked New Delhi "to do more" in defence cooperation with Afghanistan.

November 21, 20143:20 pm

The drone strikes had been temporarily halted earlier this year to provide the Pak govt a chance to have talks with the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan.

November 20, 20148:04 pm

The attack took place early Thursday morning in a dormitory of People's Liberation Army Hospital in Beidaihe.

November 19, 20147:18 pm

The action comes as China hosts the World Internet Conference, which brings together many of the world's top technology companies.

November 19, 20144:15 pm

The students, wearing T-shirts saying, "Don't Want a Coup," stood up with their backs to Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha.

November 19, 201412:58 pm

North Korea and its allies have argued that a resolution that targets a single country would set a dangerous precedent.

November 19, 201412:14 pm

It could resolve a 12-year standoff, silence talk of war, help normalise Iran's relations with the West.

November 18, 20149:36 pm

Women applying to join the force in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country have to undergo the test.

November 18, 20145:11 pm

The decision to push ahead with April's increase in the sales tax, has been judged a miscalculation by some of Abe's advisers.

November 18, 20142:10 pm

Some protesters had already moved their tents to other parts of the protest zone ahead of the clearance operation.

November 17, 20143:58 pm

Most Rohingya now live under apartheid-like conditions in camps outside Sittwe or in restricted villages.

November 17, 20143:47 pm

A variety of preserved human parts, including an infant's head, a baby's foot and an adult heart were found in the three packages.

November 17, 20142:10 pm

The military said that the impact point of the launch was in the Arabian Sea in the south.

November 17, 20141:50 pm

A 21-year-old man believed to be driving a third vehicle was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving, the BBC reported.

November 17, 201412:31 pm

Here are some implications for the global economy and for Japan following the unexpectedly dismal GDP report.

November 16, 201410:35 am

They also found the footing of a city wall, which was built during the period of Five Dynasties (907-960).

November 15, 201412:37 pm

The militants killed the tribesman in a market and ordered local people not to remove the body till evening.

November 15, 201411:06 am

The undersea quake struck at a depth of 46 kilometres at 10:31 am (0231 GMT), 154 kilometres northwest of Kota Ternate, the USGS said.

November 13, 20147:53 pm

Bhattarai said revolutionary forces need to collaborate and cooperate with each other for consolidating democratic achievements.

November 13, 201411:46 am

The book by a former journalist with Thomson Reuters news agency was released last week by the British publishing house, Zed Books.

November 12, 20143:26 pm

Myanmar is the rotating chair of ASEAN this year for the first time after joining the group in July 1997.

November 12, 20141:54 pm

The fighter jets carried out precise aerial strikes in Sandapal area of Khyber Agency.