10/02/2013 12:01amThe Asian Development Bank cut its economic growth forecast for developing Asia on Wednesday, citing weakness in region's two largest economies China and India and jitters over plans to scale back U.S. stimulus that destabilized financial markets.
10/02/2013 2:58amThe U.S. and South Korea agreed Wednesday to work together to strengthen the South's ability to deter threats from North Korea, and have endorsed a new military strategy to better coordinate the response to a nuclear, chemical or other attack from Pyongyang.
10/02/2013 5:06amThe death toll from a rare spate of hornet attacks in central China has reached 41 people, local authorities said Wednesday.
10/02/2013 6:25amThe Malaysian and Philippine governments said Wednesday that they understood President Barack Obama's decision to cancel upcoming visits to their countries.
10/02/2013 7:23amThe leaders of China and Indonesia agreed Wednesday to improve cooperation in several areas, as Chinese President Xi Jinping began his first visit to Southeast Asia since taking office, striving to boost ties and economic partnerships with the region's biggest country.
10/02/2013 11:09amBangladesh has begun work on its first nuclear power plant, which is to have two Russian-designed reactors and cost up to $4 billion.
10/02/2013 9:27pmMalaysian lawmakers approved changes to a crime-prevention law early Thursday that opponents fear could be abused by authorities to hold people without trial for years and negate the prime minister's pledge to protect human rights.