Hong Kong property tycoon Ronnie Chan Chi-chung and his brother Gerald have made international headlines with their record-breaking US$350 million donation to Harvard University’s School of Public Health.
Thai education authorities have recalled 2,000 high school maths books after it emerged that a female ‘teacher’ shown on the cover is in fact a Japanese porn star, according to report by Khaosod English.
BEIJING (AP) — A lawyer says a Chinese minority scholar accused of separatism and awaiting trial has been shackled on his feet for more than a month.
In what is considered the most isolated country in the world, over two million people were reported to have registered mobile phones in North Korea, according to a new research report by John Hopkins University.
The Sept. 2 decision by Malaysian authorities to charge University of Malaya law professor Azmi Sharom with sedition represents the latest development as the government seeks to hamstring its opponents using the law, critics say.
Salmonella found in athletes’ lunches at Asian Games
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 10:11AM UTC
Explosion at Chinese fireworks factory kills 6
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 10:08AM UTC
Naver says no IPO for Line app in 2014
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 10:01AM UTC
Heavy rains trigger landslides in northeast India
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 9:57AM UTC
China police jailed for torturing suspects
Mon, Sep 22, 2014 3:59PM UTC
Samsung may launch first Tizen phone in India
Mon, Sep 22, 2014 3:50PM UTC