China warns US against shows of strength in South China Sea

2016-05-10 20:38:33

China on Tuesday expressed "resolute opposition" to a US warship patrol in the South China Sea near Yongshu Jiao in the Nansha Islands.

Rahul Gandhi cancels poll-bound tour after getting death threats

2016-05-10 14:55:38

India's main opposition Congress party's second-in-command Rahul Gandhi has cancelled a visit to poll-bound in southern India after receiving death threats.

Duterte wins Philippine presidential election: Preliminary results

2016-05-10 10:36:25

Davao city mayor Rodrigo Duterte has won the 2016 Philippine presidential election, according to an unofficial and partial tally of votes cast as of 2:00 am Tuesday.

Biggest China-Pakistan Economic Corridor infrastructure project begins construction

2016-05-10 10:19:19

The groundbreaking ceremony for the new expressway linking Peshawar and Karachi was held in Pakistan on May 6, China News Service reported on Sunday.

China warns Philippines against 'blackmailing' on S. China Sea

2016-05-10 10:18:20

China will never "bully" small countries, nor will it tolerate "blackmail" on the South China Sea issue, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said here on Monday.

Manila 'may change its stance on sea dispute'

2016-05-10 02:23:23

The next government in the Philippines might change its policy and exercise more restraint over the South China Sea.

DPRK top leader Kim Jong Un elected chairman of ruling party

2016-05-10 00:14:13

The top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Un, has been elected chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK), it was announced Monday.

APEC members outline agenda for Peru meeting

2016-05-09 16:57:12

Representatives from the 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) met Saturday to outline the agenda for an upcoming high-level meeting in Peru.

BBC correspondent expelled from DPRK for assaults on system, non-objective

2016-05-09 16:06:36

A BBC journalist has been expelled from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) for his attacking of the DPRK system and non-objective reporting during his stay in the country, an official with the DPRK National Peace Committee said on Monday.

S. Korea never accept DPRK as nuclear-armed state: Seoul

2016-05-09 15:57:44

South Korea and the international community will never accept Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) as a nuclear-armed state, Seoul's Ministry of National Defense said on Monday.

DPRK will not use nuclear arms first, vows Kim

2016-05-09 08:26:58

Kim Jong-un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, says his country will strive for world denuclearization and fulfill obligations of nuclear nonproliferation, the official KCNA news agency reported on Sunday.

Filipinos head to polls to elect new president

2016-05-09 14:04:47

More than 54 million Filipinos began casting their votes in polling centers across the country on Monday to pick a new president.