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Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:30
Japan and the United States plan to release an interim report on a planned revision of bilateral defense cooperation guidelines next Wednesday after their senior officials meet in Tokyo to...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:30
Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Thursday called for joint efforts with South Korea to advance bilateral relations including holding a summit between the two countries' leaders. In a...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:30
WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong affairs are China's internal affairs and all countries should respect China's sovereignty, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here on Wednesday. Wang said...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:30
VIENNA, Oct. 1 (Xinhua) -- The Austrian Ministry of Defense confirmed on Wednesday that the manufacturing faults in Eurofighter Typhoon jets, reported by the German Air Force, also affect those used...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:29
1st LD Writethru: Modi launches Clean India campaign NEW DELHI, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a massive five-year "Clean India" campaign in the national...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:29
New Zealand sharemarket ends lower WELLINGTON, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand shares fell Thursday, as offshore investors repatriated cash back home on the promise of yield. The NZX 50 Index dropped...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:29
Urgent: Modi launches Clean India campaign NEW DELHI, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a "Clean India" campaign in the national capital on the occasion of...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:29
1st LD Writethru: Suicide blast hits Afghan army bus in Kabul, killing 4 KABUL, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- Four people were killed and 10 others wounded after a suicide explosion targeted an Afghan army bus...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:29
Foreign exchange rates in New Zealand WELLINGTON, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- The following are the exchange rates of New Zealand dollar against other foreign currencies on Thursday: Thursday Wednesday U.S....
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:29
Australia's trade deficit shrinks in August SYDNEY, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- Australia's trade deficit continued to narrow in August with the value of exports falling less than the value of imports, the...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:28
Hand-foot-mouth disease, dengue fever cases rise in Vietnam's HCM City HO CHI MINH CITY, Oct. 2 (Xinhua) -- The number of hand-foot- mouth (HFM) disease and dengue fever patients saw a rise here in...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:28
A controversial Taiwanese film set against a backdrop of tension with China opens the 19th Busan International Film Festival on Thursday, an event whose organisers say will showcase the current...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:28
Rescuers searching the volcano that erupted without warning in Japan found dead hikers wedged between huge rocks and people half buried in ash, it emerged Thursday. At least 47 people are now known...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:28
The dollar lost more ground in Asia on Thursday after tumbling in New York following weak US and European data that led to renewed concerns about the global economy. In Tokyo the greenback slipped to...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:27
The Wallabies made two injury-enforced changes Thursday and left under-investigation Kurtley Beale out of the match day squad to tackle Argentina in Mendoza this weekend. Lock Rob Simmons was ruled...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:27
Wallaby back Kurtley Beale is under investigation by the Australian Rugby Union over a bust-up with a team official on a flight and was Thursday left out of the team to play Argentina. Beale was...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:27
Madison Bumgarner threw a four-hit shutout and Brandon Crawford belted a grand slam to lift San Francisco to an 8-0 win over Pittsburgh Wednesday in the National League Wild Card game. The Giants...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:26
Since he burst onto the big screen in 2000 with female viewers reportedly fainting at his presence, Hrithik Roshan has become one of Bollywood's most bankable stars - and the fan mail hasn't stopped...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:26
A Taliban suicide attacker killed three people on an Afghan army bus in Kabul on Thursday, the latest deadly strike against vehicles taking government staff to work in the Afghan capital. On...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:26
Australian rugby league stories don't come much more inspiring than South Sydney's, who are heading into their first grand final in 43 years against the Canterbury Bulldogs on Sunday. The fabled...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:25
Oil prices fell in Asia Thursday, pressured by concerns about a global supply glut and a stronger dollar, analysts said. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for November delivery slipped three...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:24
Asian Games organisers Thursday urged boxing's world body to "ensure fair play" after an Indian fighter tearfully refused her bronze medal in a row over judging. Son Cheon-Taik, the sports deputy...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:24
Desperate relatives of 43 missing Mexican students knocked on doors of homes Wednesday, handing out pictures of the aspiring teachers who vanished after a deadly police shooting last weekend. Backed...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:24
DUBAI (Reuters) - Gulf Arab states have demanded the restoration of government authority in Yemen, issuing a thinly veiled criticism of rebels with ties to Iran who have taken control of the capital...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:24
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed to Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call on Wednesday that Moscow had a duty to temper pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine, a...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:23
NFL Team Report - Dallas Cowboys - INSIDE SLANT Nobody is more surprised by the Dallas Cowboys 3-1 mark heading into Sunday's showdown against the Houston Texans (3-1) than the Cowboys themselves....
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 03:22
NFL Team Report - Denver Broncos - INSIDE SLANT Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will look across the field to the Cardinals' sideline Sunday and see his past staring back at him. That's...