The Dalai Lama started giving preliminary teachings on the Kalachakra to around 200,000 devotees who have converged from......
Foreign Ministry reiterates Beijing prefers dialogue to unilateral sanctions
State Department official to discuss 'a range of important bilateral, regional and global issues,' including Pyongyang
Declaration came during a memorial service in Pyongyang for his father, the late North Korean leader Kim Jong Il
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda agrees to $15-billion currency swap to bolster India's troubled currency
As the reclusive state bid farewell to its absolute leader Kim Jong Il, international media were barred from the event
Syrian opposition leader, French foreign ministry say Arab observers must not put off visiting Homs, must go immediately
Leader of both countries met to discuss common interest in a peaceful, stable Korean peninsula
India's anti-corruption activist launched a three-day hunger strike calling the a anti-graft legislation bill 'toothless'
Pope Benedict calls for end to bloodshed in Syria, urges full reconciliation, stability in Iraq and Afghanistan
With China's wealth on the rise, a growing number of well-off Chinese are emigrating
Two small delegations were accompanying widows of central figures from South Korea's 'Sunshine Policy' era