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Seoul, March 8 : South Korea, almost a quarter of whose population of 50 million are Buddhists, has received a sapling of the sacred Bodhi Tree from India's Bodh Gaya town, a fulfilment of an offer Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh made to South Korean President Park Geun-hye, as a special gesture of India's friendship and goodwill, when she ... (more)
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Relatives gathered Saturday at Beijing's Lido Hotel, where frustration and anger grew with the lack of news and information from the airline.
10 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
It’s a U.N.-designated world heritage site, an icon of the planet’s largest civilization.
14 hrs ago | Forth 2
Sky News has been given rare behind-the-scenes access to a primetime TV programme called Now On My Way To Meet You.
China has deployed two rescue ships to the South China Sea to search for the missing Malaysia Airlines passenger plane, state-run broadcaster CCTV said.
The BBC's Kawoon Khamoosh has been to Bamiyan province to see Afghans strap on skis and boards and tackle the white stuff.
ISLAMABAD: The French Embassy to Pakistan organised a reception on Friday to celebrate the International Women's Day with prominent Pakistani women, including human rights activists, artists, scholars and independent workers.
New Delhi - Afghan President Hamid Karzai has become a father again at the age of 56 after his wife gave birth to their third child in India, according to an embassy statement sent to AFP on Friday.
In this Monday Feb. 24, 2014 photo, North Koreans walk past an election poster that reads: "March 9 is the election of the 13th Supreme People s Assembly, Let s all vote in agreement!" in Pyongyang, North Korea.
BEIJING - Karl Lagerfeld and a Macau casino operator announced plans Friday for the Chanel designer to create his first hotel.
Mark McWhinnie, senior vice president of development and shared services and director of Sands Cotai Central has announced the appointment of Bede Barry as general manager, Conrad Macao, Cotai Central, effective immediately.
These items and more are delicacies organizers of the first Chinese Cuisine Festival: A Bite of Los Angeles hope to introduce to foodies during its 10-day celebration of China's tastiest dishes, which kicks off Friday today and runs through March 16. “We contacted restaurants we believe represent the best China has to offer,” said ... (more)
China's thirst for safe baby food created a bonanza for New Zealand exporters. But now, some Kiwi companies could be shut out of the booming market.
If you get sick while traveling, TraveDoc , an Uber for healthcare that currently operates in Ghana and Singapore, wants to be your go-to app.
Azerbaijan's First Lady, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador, Mehriban Aliyeva, was awarded the title of the most influential woman of 2014, according to the results of a survey conducted jointly by the French Center for Arabic Cultural Heritage and Egyptian 'Nefertiti Media Production' company, the press service of Azerbaijani Embassy in France ... (more)
South Korean officials are criticizing a North Korean artillery launch that they say happened minutes before a Chinese commercial plane flew in the same area.