Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MND) has deployed fighter jets to survey and monitor the passage of China’s sole aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, that entered Taiwan’s air defense identification zone Wednesday morning, local media reported, citing sources.
The number of people killed in Tuesday's twin suicide bombings on parliamentary offices in Kabul has reached 51, local media reported on Wednesday.
Five diplomats from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have been killed in Tuesday's explosion at a hotel in the Afghan city of Kandahar, UAE media reported Wednesday.
South Korean Defense Ministry said that North Korea is not yet capable of launching intercontinental ballistic missiles but has boosted its nuclear potential over the past two years.
Beijing leaders seized the past weekend as an opportunity to flex the People's Liberation Army’s (PLA) muscles in a region where many parties have staked competing territorial claims.
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has announced that Russia will consider the prospects of cooperation with India's Gujarat state in the production of milk and diamonds.
The special Indian agency for probing terror cases plans to designate the alleged Pakistani masterminds of the attack on an air base as proclaimed offenders.
Israeli Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel meet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the Vibrant Gujarat Summit. India wants to justify closer ties with Israel on grounds that it will help its farmers.
A strong 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck on Tuesday off the Solomon Islands in South Pacific, the US Geological Survey (USGS) agency warned.
The building of a new Chinese arctic icebreaker in addition to already existing analog vessel Xuelong has given rise to numerous speculations. The project is much talked about in the context of China’s growing global influence, geographical expansion of Chinese naval voyages, and rising interest in Arctic resources as a whole.
Two explosions hit a hotel in Afghan city of Kandahar on Tuesday during a meeting between the governor of Kandahar province, a local police chief, and a high-ranking UAE diplomat, TOLO News television reported. Nine were killed and 16 injured, local TV reported.
Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada plans to visit the US territory of Guam on Thursday in order to see the newest Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) in a search for better defense capabilities against a possible nuclear attack by North Korea.
Twin explosions have rocked Afghan capital of Kabul leaving 27 killed and at least 70 injured, local Tolo News reported citing officials.
Heavy smog engulfed the Chinese capital in the first days of 2017, prompting the authorities to issue smog alerts, order manufacturers to halt production and impose traffic restrictions on private cars, but to no success. That is because much more smog comes from the heavy industrialized south of Beijing, researchers revealed.
China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission is calling for extra efforts to control and prevent the spread of the H7N9 avian flu virus, also known as the bird flu, media reported on Tuesday.
Ankara's Cagdas Sanat Merkezi modern arts center exhibition hall where Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov was killed has been named after the diplomat, local media reported on Thursday.
South Korea’s foreign ministry has nullified the passport of daughter of Choi Soon-sil, a close friend of suspended South Korean President Park Geun-hye, media reported on Tuesday.
The Thai king wants the country's new constitution revised on measures related to royal powers, Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said Tuesday.
Authorities of China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region intend to strengthen security measures in border areas as part of the fight against terrorism, media reported on Tuesday.
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