Climate change has gained recognition as an imminent danger, but the threat to existing fresh water resources requires more immediate attention.
Donald Trump may have visited Mexico for only a few hours, but President Enrique Pena Nieto is still feeling political pain from last week's ridiculed meeting with the White House hopeful.
On a picture perfect September morning, the Grim Reaper struck in New York. Hijacked aircraft slammed into the Twin Towers of the Word Trade Center, shattering the myth that terrorism "can't happen here." Before long, the towers were like two belching black smokestacks set against the azure blue sky. America was under direct attack.
The Hong Kong election has conveyed a pregnant message to China. The pro-democracy groups, chiefly the generation that has grown up since the transition from Britain to China in 1997, has for the first time gained ground in Sunday's tryst with democracy.
For all the differences in what both sides assert, it is essential for Japan and China to make efforts to build trust through constructive dialogue.
The Pakistani government is hatching new plans to cover up old failures.
A political trap is laid ahead of Thai junta chief Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha.
As bodies continue to pile up in his war on illegal drugs, the Philippine president is making waves at his first summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations where he joins a diverse cast of leaders, including some who have found themselves in the crosshairs of human rights watchdogs., 1 Comment
LGBT activists and NGOs started carrying out activities in the second half of the 1990s in Mongolia, and as a result, the situation for LGBT people has improved.
For a time, it felt like the attack that shattered America had also brought it together., 2 Comments