LETPADAN, Burma/Myanmar (AP) — Truckloads of police have prevented hundreds of student protesters from marching to Burma’s biggest city to push for educational reform.
BEIJING (AP) — A new survey shows China’s manufacturing activity improved in February for the first time in several months.
BEIJING (AP) — Britain’s Prince William is making the first official visit to mainland China by a senior British royal in a generation, testing his diplomatic mettle as the second in line to the throne.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s military says rival North Korea has fired two short range missiles into the sea off its east coast.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan provincial official says that the death toll from a massive avalanche in a mountainous valley near the capital Kabul rose to 198 as bulldozers and other machinery began clearing roads and rescue teams were able to reach remote villages that have been cut off for almost a week.