Updated Thursday, September 25, 2014 0:00 am TWN
A former top Hong Kong official testifying at his corruption trial Wednesday played down suggestions he was given HK$11 million (US$1.4 million) in 2007 by a China official overseeing the city's affairs.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Monday, September 22, 2014
Ashraf Ghani was declared Afghanistan's next president on Sunday after winning the June 14 election, officials said, ending months of disputes over allegations of massive fraud that tipped the country into a political crisis.
Thousands of Hong Kong students will begin a week-long boycott of classes Monday, the start of what democracy activists say will be a wider campaign of civil disobedience against Beijing's refusal to grant the city full universal suffrage.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama declared himself the ethnically divided Pacific nation's new prime minister on Sunday and promised "genuine democracy" and to work for all Fijians.
Three Thai men arrested in Cambodia for allegedly carrying counterfeit US$100 bills with a face value of more than US$7 million planned to circulate the fakes in rural areas where they would be less likely to be detected, police said Saturday.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
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