Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A fire largely destroyed one of China's oldest churches early Monday, state media reported, gutting the inside of the late 19th century structure.
ANSAN, South Korea - Agence France-Presse
Student survivors of South Korea's ferry disaster, testifying for the first time Monday in the murder trial of the captain and crew, recalled being repeatedly told to stay put as the ship was sinking.
TAIPEI - Agence France-Presse
Taiwan's TransAsia Airways said 48 people were killed and 10 survived when one of its turboprop passenger planes crashed after an aborted landing during stormy weather
YANGON, Myanma - The Associated Press
The new U.N. human rights envoy for Myanmar expressed serious concern about the conditions in camps for more than 100,000 mostly minority Muslims
BEIJING - Reuters
China’s ruling Communist Party will step up ideological education of officials to strengthen their faith in communism to help in the fight against pervasive corruption
SEOUL - Agence France-Presse
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un guided the military's latest rocket-firing drill, state media said Sunday, confirming the missile launch which was conducted in defiance of UN censure.
JAKARTA - Agence France-Presse
Both candidates claimed victory in the July 9 poll after a bitterly fought campaign in the world's third-biggest democracy
MANILA - Agence France-Presse
A baby girl born early Sunday has officially pushed the population of the Philippines to 100 million, highlighting the challenge of providing for more people in the already-impoverished nation.
MUMBAI - Agence France-Presse
Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation, the hospital said Thursday.
BANGKOK - Agence France-Presse
A car bomb exploded on Friday outside a hotel in insurgency-wracked southern Thailand, killing three people and wounding 36 others, police said.
BEIJING – Agence France-Presse
The death toll from the strongest storm to hit China in decades has reached 17, state media said Sunday, as forecasters issued warnings of more extreme weather.
Daily News - Follow us on