Asia News

Last updated: Friday, January 19, 2018 8:26:05 PM

Many mourn China's good samaritan beggar
Nanchang (China), Jan 17 (IANS) The death of a beggar who performed good deeds in his entire life has led to huge public mourning in a village in east China's Jiangxi province

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 5:32:04 PM

One injured in US drone strike in Pakistan
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) A person was injured when an alleged US pilotless aircraft fired a missile in the border area between Pakistan and Afghanistan, the Pakistani Urdu media reported on Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 5:30:03 PM

China rejects conclusion of Vancouver meeting, insists on dialogue
Beijing, Jan 17 (IANS) China on Wednesday rejected the conclusion of a meeting in Canada about North Korea's nuclear programme in which 20 countries participated, and insisted that dialogue is the only way to resolve the crisis.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 5:24:04 PM

China launches new scientific research ship
Qingdao, Jan 17 (IANS) A Chinese university has launched a new deep ocean scientific research ship in Shanghai.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 4:26:04 PM

China withdraws renowned human rights lawyer's licence
Beijing, Jan 17 (IANS) Authorities have withdrawn the licence of Chinese lawyer and human rights activist Yu Wensheng following the publication of an open letter critical of President Xi Jinping.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 4:24:04 PM

US present in South Asia to create chaos: Hina Rabbani
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) The US is not present in South Asia for peace and stability but to create chaos in the region, Pakistan's former Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has said.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 4:10:03 PM

Seoul, Pyongyang hold second meet on Winter Olympics
Seoul, Jan 17 (IANS) South and North Korea began their second high-level meeting on Wednesday to discuss Pyongyang's participation in the Winter Olympic Games, which will begin on February 9 in the South Korean county Pyeongchang.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 3:42:04 PM

UN agency launches crowdfunding campaign after US aid cut
Ramallah, Jan 17 (IANS) The UN relief agency for Palestinians said on Wednesday that it has launched an international crowdfunding campaign after the US cut aid to the agency by over 50 per cent.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 2:54:04 PM

Taliban senior commander among 6 killed
Kabul, Jan 17 (IANS) Six militants including a senior Taliban commander were killed after security forces air bombed a hideout of the Taliban in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 2:44:05 PM

Man resembling Pakistani minor's rape-murder suspect arrested
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) The police has arrested a man resembling the prime suspect in the kidnapping, rape and murder of seven-year-old Zainab in Pakistan.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 2:22:06 PM

News Asia Articles Index


This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech


Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.