• Scientists at CERN find signs of 'god particle' December 14, 2011

    The Higgs Boson - also known as 'the god particle'- is believed to hold the answer to what creates mass. ...
  • Muammar Gaddafi: Arab world's longest serving leader October 21, 2011

    Over four decades in power, Gaddafi portrayed himself as the leader of a united Africa and the "king of kings." ...
  • US debt crisis: How it happened July 30, 2011

    The Democrat-controlled US Senate has defeated the debt ceiling plan. ...
  • Google may quit China over censorship row January 14, 2010

    Google has finally had enough of doing business the China way. ...
  • Watch: Barack Obama reaches Beijing November 17, 2009

    Both countries' leaders are expected to discuss economic issues. ...
  • Watch: China strives to keep swine flu at bay May 5, 2009

    China is taking extreme measures to curb the spread of swine flu. ...
  • Post launch, Korea hopes for more sanctions April 7, 2009

    There's pride in Pyongyang after Sunday's launch of a long-range rocket. ...
  • Houses without tenants, recession hits China March 25, 2009

    China underwent a construction boom during good economic times. ...
  • Year of Ox not proving lucky for Chinese economy January 27, 2009

    More than 70,000 factories have shut down and millions have lost their jobs. ...
  • Looming danger: Pollution clouds India | Dim cities November 15, 2008

    A heavy blanket of smog seems to be a permanent fixture of many Asian cities. ...
  • Stimulus package to bring China's economy back on track November 11, 2008

    Package larger as a percentage of the economy than the American financial bailout. ...
  • China to inject $586 bn to boost slowing economy November 10, 2008

    China is trying to stimulate domestic demand and create jobs. ...
  • China's Q3 growth slumps to annual rate of 9 per cent October 21, 2008

    It was the weakest quarter's growth in five years. ...
  • China govt up in arms over melamine-laced baby milk September 18, 2008

    Milk scandal in China is getting worse as tainted milk claims 3 babies' lives. ...
  • Beijing glitter: Underneath it all is a separate story August 17, 2008

    Plastic sheets, paint jobs - the Olympic host is concealing decrepit buildings. ...