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David Cameron meets pupils from Long Jiang Lu Primary School in Chengdu, as part of his three day visit to China Speaking as he completed a three-day visit to the Far Eastern state, Mr Cameron said China will be the world's biggest economy by the time children born today leave school, meaning that they will benefit from learning its dominant ... (more)
Tens of thousands of UK visa applications made in the Ukraine are being approved, despite the country being considered a high-risk location for forged documents, an inspection report has warned.
KABUL, Afghanistan - It's painful for US soldiers to hear discussions and watch movies about modern wars when the dialogue is full of obsolete slang, like "chopper" and "GI."
The detention of 85-year-old American Merrill Newman in North Korea continued for a 39th day Wednesday with little apparent progress toward gaining his freedom despite "behind-the-scenes" U.S. efforts.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, center, gives opening remarks at the start of the Internal Security Assistance Force meeting at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
Detroit's bankruptcy case is entering its most important stage so far as a judge decides whether the city is eligible to stay in court and fix billions in debt.
In what was supposed to be a warm reunion, Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet instead Wednesday in a climate fraught with tension over an airspace dispute that has put Asia on edge.
International patience could wear thin with Sri Lanka unless it takes action to address allegations of atrocities during the island nation's civil war, the top U.S. diplomat for South Asia said Tuesday.
Suspected Maoist rebels detonated a roadside bomb in eastern India on Tuesday, killing six police officers and their driver, police said.
Prime Minister David Cameron travels to Shanghai today after meeting President Xi Jinping in Beijing on the first day of his three day visit to China which also takes in Chengdu.
Missing: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un walks past his uncle, Jang Song-thaek, at a military parade in February last year.
North Korea state media say U.S. tourist Merrill Newman of Palo Alto, who has been detained for more than a month, has apologized for alleged crimes during the Korean War and for “hostile acts” against the state during a recent trip.
ASSOCIATED PRESS 12/2/13 BRUSSELS - NATO's secretary-general says the alliance won't be able to deploy its non-combat training and advisory mission in Afghanistan after next year unless President Hamid Karzai agrees to a bilateral security agreement with the United States.
China launched its first rover mission to the moon Monday, sending a robotic craft named Jade Rabbit to trundle across the lunar landscape, examine its geology and beam images back to Earth.
Afghan security forces stand guard at the site of a suicide bomb attack in Kabul November 29, 2013.