Could it have been an attempted self-immolation in the heart of Beijing, just as the Communist Party’s top brass were listening to one of the Premier’s key speeches?
Thailand is the third largest seafood exporter in the world, but much of the tuna, sardines, shrimp and squid it exports has been caught by victims of human trafficking
Warship saves 13 people off the coast of Pakistan
900,000 polling stations, 814 million voters: Welcome to the world’s largest democracy
The Land of Smiles is a gay-friendly playground of brazen lady boys and sexual license, right? Well, not quite
His statement is the highest-level acknowledgement yet of the enormous challenges China faces
Both the E.U. and Russia have much to lose in a standoff over Ukraine’s Crimea region
The former James Bond star comes out in support of secession from the U.K.
Violating judge’s order of privacy for those testifying
The double-amputee athlete is accused of murdering his girlfriend. Just last year, the paralympian was celebrated as a hero. How did things go so wrong?
Moscow and Beijing have for years defended the sovereignty of nations. Now, with Russian troops deployed in Ukraine, China has had to toe a very tricky line
The Islamist group’s marginalization could help the more moderate Fatah faction
After the state-run television station canceled planned live coverage of the awards ceremony