Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Japan observed a moment of silence Tuesday to mark the third anniversary of the quake-tsunami disaster
KUALA LUMPUR - Agence France-Presse
Malaysian police said Tuesday they had identified one of two men who boarded a missing Malaysian jet with fake passports as a 19-year-old Iranian believed to be seeking to emigrate to Germany.
PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia - Agence France-Presse
If Anwar loses his federal court appeal, he would face jail and would be barred from contesting the next national election that must be held by 2018.
SEOUL - Agence France-Presse
North Korea's state media confirmed Monday what was never in doubt -- a 100 percent, no-abstention poll victory for leader Kim Jong-Un in the country's stage-managed parliamentary election.
JAKARTA - Agence France-Presse
Indonesia's top Islamic clerical body has issued a religious fatwa against the illegal hunting and trade in endangered animals in the country
Authorities said there was no confirmation that debris found in the sea came from the plane
KABUL - Reuters
Five Afghan soldiers were killed in an air strike by the NATO-led force in Afghanistan's eastern province of Logar, sparking outrage from President Karzai
KUALA LUMPUR - Reuters
Officials are widening the search more than 36 hours after the last contact with the missing Malaysian plane
North Korea fired short-range missiles into the sea off its eastern coast for the second time in a week, prompting a warning from Seoul
KABUL, Afghanistan - Agence France-Presse
A gunman shot dead a Swedish-British journalist in central Kabul on Tuesday, officials told AFP, a rare daylight murder of an expatriate in a city often hit by Taliban suicide attacks.
KATHMANDU - Agence France-Presse
Climbers scaling Mount Everest will have to bring back eight kilograms of garbage under new rules designed to clean up the world's highest peak, a Nepalese official said Monday.