Thai king endorses cabinet reshuffle list

2015-08-20 14:56:55

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o- cha said Thursday that the king had approved the cabinet reshuffle list.

Sketch of bomb suspect released

2015-08-20 07:43:31

Thai police released a sketch on Wednesday of the main suspect in a bomb blast in Bangkok that killed at least 20 people, more than half of them foreigners.

Pakistan, Russian sign attack helicopters deal: media

2015-08-20 11:18:04

Pakistan will receive four Mi-35M Russian helicopters, which would be used in the war on terror, said a Pakistan television report, quoting unnamed military sources.

S. Korean president to participate in China's war anniversary

2015-08-20 09:35:37

South Korean President Park Geun-hye will visit China next month to participate in the celebratory event to mark the 70th anniversary of the victory of the Chinese People's War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression.

Initial inspection of wing piece from MH370 completed

2015-08-20 09:05:15

An initial inspection of a wing piece from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is complete, Australian authorities said on Wednesday.

Thai police issue arrest warrant for 'foreign' bomb suspect

2015-08-20 08:46:04

Police in Thailand issued an arrest warrant on Wednesday for an "unidentified foreign man" shown in a security video leaving behind a backpack just minutes before a deadly bombing at a Bangkok shrine, but acknowledged they're not sure he's from another country.

Police: Bombing conducted by 'network'

2015-08-20 07:43:31

Erawan Shrine reopens to the public two days after attack as officials continue search for suspects and motive behind deadly explosion

DPRK slams Japanese PM's WWII statement

2015-08-19 22:45:04

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) slammed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's statement marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, warning him "not to run wild for revival of militarism."

Japan launches cargo craft for ISS resupply mission

2015-08-19 22:32:47

Japan on Wednesday launched an unmanned cargo transfer spacecraft that will deliver supplies to the International Space Station (ISS).

7 Chinese confirmed dead in Bangkok blast

2015-08-19 22:25:25

A total of seven Chinese nationals, including five from the mainland and two from Hong Kong, have been confirmed killed in a Bangkok explosion Monday night.

Film on Nanjing Massacre hits Japan's website

2015-08-19 18:19:07

'Nanking Nanking,' a Chinese film on the Nanjing Massacre hit the largest Japanese video website Niconico, while viewers' live comments exposed their ignorance of history.

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor gains momentum in Pakistan

2015-08-19 16:18:35

The Construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is now gaining momentum in Pakistan after Chinese President Xi Jinping visited the country in April, companies involved in the massive project said.