Tokyo, Aug 5 (DPA) An inspection team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) arrived in Japan Sunday to examine the earthquake-damaged nuclear power plant in the northern province of Niigata.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 12:06:54 PM
Hong Kong, Aug 5 (Xinhua) A personalized vehicle registration mark named after late kung fu legend Bruce Lee fetched 40,000 Hong Kong dollars (over $5,100) at an auction here.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 10:54:55 AM
Seoul, Aug 5 (DPA) A restored river runs through Seoul again and it is not only making residents happier, it is improving the air they breathe.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 9:28:00 AM
Kabul/Seoul, Aug 4 (DPA) The extremist Islamic Taliban rebels holding 21 South Koreans hostage in Afghanistan said Saturday they had refused doctors further access to two seriously ill hostages.
Saturday, August 04, 2007 11:18:46 PM
Kabul, Aug 4 (Xinhua) About 100 Taliban terrorists including five senior commanders were killed during an air strike in southern Afghanistan, defence ministry spokesman Zahir Azimi told reporters Saturday.
Saturday, August 04, 2007 5:39:48 PM
Singapore, Aug 4 (DPA) The value of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in Asia's banking industry nearly doubled last year with India and China clinching the greatest number of deals, a report said Saturday.
Saturday, August 04, 2007 1:10:38 PM
Kabul, Aug 4 (Xinhua) A roadside bomb explosion killed four policemen in Kunar province of eastern Afghanistan, an official said Saturday.
Saturday, August 04, 2007 12:49:21 PM
Colombo, Aug 4 (Xinhua) The Sri Lankan Navy said Saturday that it had arrested two members of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) off the country's northwestern coast
Saturday, August 04, 2007 10:42:03 AM
Beijing, Aug 4 (Xinhua) Smile, smile and smile - that's what you see on the face of Paralympian Erin Popovich, the 'Michael Phelps' of the Paralympics pool.
Saturday, August 04, 2007 9:43:44 AM
Kabul/Seoul, Aug 3 (DPA) A spokesman for the Taliban militants holding 21 South Korean hostages said Friday they were ready to meet Seoul's delegates only in areas controlled by the rebels.
Friday, August 03, 2007 6:12:28 PM
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