RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.


A collection of news and information related to Asia published by this site and its partners.

Top Asia Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Britain's Prince William takes on diplomatic role in China

    Prince William presented China's president with a large envelope Monday containing an invitation from the queen to visit Britain this year, as he began the first official visit to mainland China by a senior British royal in a generation.
  • Survey shows China manufacturing improving

    China's manufacturing activity improved in February for the first time in four months but export demand weakened, a survey released Monday showed. HSBC's manufacturing index based on a survey of factory purchasing managers rose to 50.7 from January's 49....

    Canadian gets 7 years in jail in Nepal for child sex abuse

    A Canadian tourist with several previous child sex convictions has been sentenced to seven years in prison in Nepal for sexually abusing a minor boy, the court said Monday. The Lalitpur district court said that Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh, 71, from the...

    Seoul: North Korea test fires 2 short-range missiles

    North Korea on Monday fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and warned of "merciless strikes" against its enemies as allies Seoul and Washington launched annual military drills Pyongyang claims are preparation for a northward invasion....

    Asia stocks mostly rise as China rate cut offsets US data

    Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday as a weekend interest rate cut by the Chinese central bank lifted sentiment following the release of lackluster U.S. growth data. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 gained 0.3 percent to 18,847.19 and South...