Group decries India's reliance on waste cleaners

Rights group decries India's enduring reliance on low-caste workers to clean human waste

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:38am EDT

Thai junta leader assumes prime minister post

Thailand's junta leader officially assumes new post as the country's prime minister

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:22am EDT

Japan PM visits landslide site as complaints swirl

Japan prime minister visits Hiroshima landslide site as complaints swirl; 52 dead, 28 missing

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:20am EDT

AP Photos: Spirits roam during HK ghost festival

AP Photos: Underworld spirits let loose to roam during Hong Kong's Hungry Ghost Festival

Monday - 08/25/2014, 08:06am EDT

9 footballers punished for match-fixing in Vietnam

9 professional football players punished for fixing a regional match

Monday - 08/25/2014, 05:30am EDT

China IDs teen as mastermind of imam slaying

China identifies teen as mastermind behind slaying of pro-government Muslim leader in Xinjiang

Monday - 08/25/2014, 05:20am EDT

Vietnam sends envoy to China to smooth tensions

Vietnam sends envoy to China try and smooth tensions following rig spat

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:50am EDT

Stampede at Hindu holy procession kills 10 Indians

Stampede sparked by electrical wire during Hindu holy procession kills 10 in central India

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:20am EDT

Macau police arrest 5 over informal democracy poll

Police in Chinese casino capital Macau arrest 5 over informal democracy referendum

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:59am EDT

Police: Carbon monoxide caused missionary deaths

Police in Taiwan say carbon monoxide poisoning caused deaths of 2 Mormon missionaries

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 08:10pm EDT

China shuts down Beijing Independent Film Festival

Chinese authorities shut down Beijing Independent Film Festival on opening day, seize films

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 06:06pm EDT

Pakistan's largest city thirsts for a water supply

In Pakistan's largest city, both poor and rich thirst for clean water in growing supply crisis

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 03:36pm EDT

Official: 3 killed in failed Afghan prison break

Official says 3 people killed, including a child, in failed southern Afghanistan prison break

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 01:09pm EDT

At Jackson Hole, central bankers eye varying goals

World's central bankers pursue sometimes conflicting policies as economic prospects diverge

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:16pm EDT

China targets ordinary Uighurs with beards, burkas

China's war on Muslim extremists takes aim at ordinary minority Uighurs' clothing, beards

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 11:56am EDT

China defends intercepting US Navy plane

China says intercept of US spy plane was professional, urges end to close-in reconnaissance

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:40am EDT

Spirits, prayers mark hunt for Myanmar's lost bell

Under cloud of myth and mystery, Myanmar divers resume search for the world's largest bell

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 05:08am EDT

Casino hub Macau holds informal poll on democracy

Activists in China's casino capital Macau hold informal referendum on democratic reforms

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 03:30am EDT

China defends intercepting US Navy plane

China says intercept of US spy plane was professional, urges end to close-in reconnaissance

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 01:28am EDT

2 Mormon missionaries die in Taiwan; 1 dies in US

Mormon missionaries, 24 and 19, found dead in Taiwan; another, 19, dies in Oklahoma car crash

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 11:30pm EDT
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