Killing of environmental activists rises globally

900 environmental activists killed in decade, only 10 perpetrators convicted, report says

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 10:36am EDT

Japan pro-whaling lobby vows to continue hunts

Japan pro-whaling lobby vows to continue hunts despite court ruling halting Antarctic program

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 09:58am EDT

India's top court recognizes third gender category

India's Supreme Court passes landmark verdict recognizing 'transgender' as third gender

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 09:52am EDT

Pakistan brothers in cannibalism case face court

Day after arrest, Pakistani brothers accused of cannibalism appear in court

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 09:46am EDT

Oil falls to near $103 ahead of Ukraine meeting

Oil falls to near $103 a barrel ahead of meeting in Switzerland over Ukraine crisis

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 08:24am EDT

Chinese sneaker factory workers go on strike

Chinese factory workers at world's biggest sneaker maker strike over benefits

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 07:21am EDT

Vietnam releases dissidents amid foreign pressure

Vietnam releases dissidents amid foreign pressure, talks on free trade deal

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 01:00am EDT

Canada suspends funding over Sri Lanka

Canada to suspend $20 million in Commonwealth funds while Sri Lanka holds chair

Monday - 04/14/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Oil price rises past $104 amid Ukraine tensions

Crude oil price rises amid Ukraine tensions, higher US retail sales

Monday - 04/14/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Pakistan police arrest 2 suspected of cannibalism

Pakistani police arrest 2 suspected of cannibalism, say they are repeat offenders

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:50pm EDT

False leads in search for missing jet

False leads, dashed hopes punctuate search for missing Malaysian plane

Monday - 04/14/2014, 02:24pm EDT

Afghanistan: Ambush kills anti-Taliban militiamen

Ambush kills 3 anti-Taliban militiamen in Afghanistan

Monday - 04/14/2014, 11:40am EDT

Pace of presidential prep picks up

The 2016 presidential campaign checklist and who's doing what

Monday - 04/14/2014, 10:50am EDT

GlencoreXstrata selling Peruvian mine for $5.85B

GlencoreXstrata announces $5.85 billion sale of copper mine in Peru to Chinese group

Monday - 04/14/2014, 10:10am EDT

Vietnam police probe soccer match-fixing

Vietnam police probe soccer match-fixing after players admit to betting

Monday - 04/14/2014, 09:10am EDT

Indian troops kill 2 rebels in Kashmir fighting

20-hour gunbattle leaves 2 suspected rebels dead in Indian Kashmir; 2 policemen wounded

Monday - 04/14/2014, 08:32am EDT

Asian stocks decline after US losses

Asian stocks decline following 2 days of US declines, forecast of lower corporate profits

Monday - 04/14/2014, 05:40am EDT

Abdullah, Ghani lead in partial Afghan vote tally

With partial results, Afghan presidential vote looks like tight race between Abdullah, Ghani

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:12am EDT

2 Abu Sayyaf militants killed in Philippine raid

Philippine police raid Abu Sayyaf extremists' hideout; 2 militants killed, 6 others captured

Monday - 04/14/2014, 01:10am EDT
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