11/01/2013 12:30amMillions of Indians stocked up on firecrackers, handed out sweets and adorned their homes with glowing lanterns and sparklers ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, on Sunday.
11/01/2013 3:12amA purported member of the Internet hacking group Anonymous breached a blog linked to Singapore's leading newspaper Friday, heightening concerns about cybersecurity among the city-state's government agencies.
11/01/2013 5:06amChina's top security official blamed a little-known militant group for this week's suicide car crash that killed five people in the heart of the capital, renewing Beijing's disputed claim that the country faces a significant, organized terrorist threat.
11/01/2013 9:01amThousands of tribal residents in remote northeast India are protesting against paying taxes to multiple rebel groups fighting for autonomy and a single Naga tribal homeland.
11/01/2013 9:15amIntelligence officials in Pakistan say a suspected U.S. drone strike has killed at least three people in North Waziristan.
11/01/2013 9:57amA suspected U.S. drone strike in Pakistan on a village known to harbor militants killed at least three people Friday, intelligence officials said, as popular anger boils in the country over the bombings.
11/01/2013 10:28amThe utility operating Japan's crippled nuclear power plant said Friday that it will work with the U.S. Department of Energy in decommissioning the site and in dealing with radioactive water problems.
11/01/2013 10:47amIntelligence officials say the leader of the Pakistani Taliban was one of three people killed in a suspected U.S. drone strike.
11/01/2013 11:25amA U.S. drone strike killed the leader of the Pakistani Taliban Friday, U.S. and Pakistani officials said, in a report that if confirmed would be a major blow to the group that comes just a day after the government said it started peace talks with the militants.
11/01/2013 11:28pmAn explosion at a fireworks factory in southern China killed 11 workers and injured 17 others, state media and a local official said Saturday.
11/01/2013 11:49pmChinese authorities detained a man who they said confessed to kidnapping three children from the same southern village and killing them in a forest, officials said Saturday.