The CIA has released newly declassified documents showing that U.S. intelligence agencies were aware of Russia's impending launch of the Sputnik 1 satellite -- an event that shocked the American public when the news broke exactly 60 years ago.
Britain’s Prince Charles will tour Southeast Asia and India later this month, but he will not visit Myanmar, The Irrawaddy News Online reported on Wednesday (Oct 4). Official visit to Myanmar was sugg ... Read more
The evacuation of more than 11,000 people from a Vanuatu island threatened by a volcano was completed Thursday, authorities said, as aid began arriving to help the displaced. Everyone on Ambae, in the ... Read more
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 5 — The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has seized another RM29 million in connection with its investigation into the alleged fund embezzlement of a ministry. MACC Chief ... Read more
October 05, 2017 1:32 PM SYDNEY (AFP) - Australian wildlife staff needed a crane to rescue a lovelorn female koala which escaped from its enclosure at the start of its first mating season, impatient t ... Read more
Construction is about to begin on the first phase of Okanagan rail trail between Vernon and Lake Country. Officials held an open house in Lake Country Wednesday night to continue gathering feedback fr ... Read more
October 05, 2017 1:29 PM BANGKOK (Reuters, The Nation/Asia News Network) - Almost 12 million people, or almost one sixth of Thailand's population, have visited the glittering Grand Palace in Bangkok t ... Read more