MUMBAI, India (AP) — Asian markets recovered on Tuesday as investors hunted for bargains in stocks and apparently regained optimism that the U.S. political standoff will be resolved before next week’s deadline that could force the country into
HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Widespread power cuts and a strike by government employees opposed to the creation of a new state have crippled life in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
Most districts in Andhra Pradesh were
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar’s president has pardoned 56 political prisoners, moving forward with his pledge to by the end of the year release all those jailed for opposing the government.
President Thein Sein ordered their release Tuesday,
LONDON (AP) — A year ago, Malala Yousafzai was a 15-year-old schoolgirl in northwest Pakistan, thinking about calculus and chemistry, Justin Bieber songs and “Twilight” movies.
Today she’s the world-famous survivor of a Taliban assassination attempt, an activist
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0800 GMT:
BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s exports rose in August over the previous month and its trade surplus widened, but it was lower than a year ago amid weak demand from other countries using the euro currency and outside Europe.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Here’s a look at the achievements being honored by this year’s Nobel Prizes, the $1.2 million awards handed out since 1901 by committees in Stockholm and Oslo:
NOBEL PRIZE IN PHYSIOLOGY OR MEDICINE
SYDNEY (AP) — A diver was injured Tuesday in a shark attack off a remote section of Australia’s southwest coast, officials said.
The 55-year-old man was diving for abalone when he was attacked near an area called Poison
BALI, Indonesia (AP) — A journalist association is protesting the treatment of Hong Kong reporters covering a regional economic summit in Indonesia, saying they were treated like a serious security threat by the organizers who barred them from
KRET KROT, Vietnam (AP) — A year ago in this poor hill-tribe village, police rounded up members of a small Catholic sect who were accused of trying to create an independent state. The leaders are in jail, followers