Traumatised survivors of Philippines' typhoon flee their homes following rumours of a tsunami.December 1, 2013, 2:35 pm
DUBAI (Reuters) - Masraf al-Rayan
Shanghai (AFP) - Global news agency AFP and China's Hupu Sports Media Co.December 1, 2013, 2:29 pm
By Lesley Wroughton and Jack Kim
WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States called on North Korea on Saturday to release an elderly U.S. military veteran held in custody since last ...
Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) (AFP) - The murder trial of a young Indonesian maid in Malaysia is adding new fuel to a bilateral row over the conditions faced by legions of migrant workers in the country.December 1, 2013, 2:02 pm
CARDIFF (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Wales captain Sam Warburton insisted his side's 30-26 defeat to Australia at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium wasn't a setback, even though it represented a ninth straight loss to their 2015 World Cup pool rivals.December 1, 2013, 1:14 pm
Ambon (Indonesia) (AFP) - A 6.3-magnitude quake hit off eastern Indonesia and East Timor on Sunday, seismologists said, but there was no tsunami alert or reports of damage or casualties.December 1, 2013, 11:25 am
Four people have died in a plane crash in remote Alaska but one passenger has managed to raise the alarm to get help for the six survivors.December 1, 2013, 10:23 am
MANCHESTER (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Code-swapping star Sonny Bill Williams was left "heartbroken" after failing in his bid to become the first player to win World Cups in both rugby union and league.December 1, 2013, 9:59 am
The giant corpse flower at Auckland's Wintergarden is in full bloom and giving off a its signature rotting flesh smell.December 1, 2013, 9:49 am
SEOUL (Reuters) - Industrial powerhouse South Korea on Sunday published disappointing foreign trade data for the past month, dashing hopes for the global economy to pick up on a U.S. recovery and stab...December 1, 2013, 9:16 am
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory growth held at an 18-month high in November on firm domestic and foreign demand, defying expectations the economy faces a modest slowdown as 2013 draws to a close. ...December 1, 2013, 9:15 am
Scores of people lined the streets of northern Indian town of Dharmsala as they greeted Rinpo Yak, who has cycled 8000km for Tibetan rights.December 1, 2013, 8:48 am
A Pakistani policeman, who was part of polio eradication campaign in Peshawar, has been shot dead my militants.December 1, 2013, 8:39 am
(Reuters) - U.S. shoppers visited more stores and spent more money at brick-and-mortar sites across Thanksgiving Day and "Black Friday" than they did in 2012 while online sales set records, data showe...December 1, 2013, 7:59 am
Peter Kaplan, who died on Friday, was credited with honing The New York Observer's snarky tone and with hiring writers who became influential voices.December 1, 2013, 7:46 am
Elwood, who was dubbed the world's ugliest dog in 2007, has died, his owner says.December 1, 2013, 7:40 am
By Deisy Buitrago and Daniel Wallis
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's government said on Saturday it was temporarily occupying the local subsidiary of multinational packaging company Smur...
Bangkok (AFP) - Mass opposition protests aimed at overthrowing Thailand's embattled prime minister turned violent on Saturday with one person shot dead and 21 wounded as the government called on the army to protect key state buildings.December 1, 2013, 6:32 am
Police in Glasgow say eight people have died and 14 are badly injured after a helicopter smashed into a packed pub in the centre of the city.December 1, 2013, 6:10 am
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