30 Jul 2014
Beijing: China's anti-monopoly agency announced an investigation on Tuesday of Microsoft Corp, stepping up regulatory pressure on foreign technology companies.
29 Jul 2014
Beijing: China has placed US technology giant Microsoft under investigation while officials on Monday conducted raids on its offices in four cities.
29 Jul 2014
Beijing: New vigour is sweeping through Indian government offices after Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister with ministers conducting surprise checks to see if bureaucrats are in their seats in time and offices being kept clean and tidy to give an air of efficiency, a Chinese daily said on Tuesday.
28 Jul 2014
Shanghai: McDonald's outlets in Beijing and Shanghai have yanked their flagship burgers off the menu after a key US supplier recalled products made by its Shanghai factory, which is alleged to have used expired meat.
28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Virtually admitting that Chinese herdsmen had entered the Indian territory in Ladakh last week, Government on Monday said the men withdrew from the position after a flag meeting between armies of the two countries.
23 Jul 2014
Taipei: A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on an island off Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire, officials said.
26 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Furious at the recent incident of India's Sikh basketball players being asked to remove turbans at the Asia Cup in China, former cricket captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Saturday said the cagers should have walked out of the match instead of complying with the diktat.
11 Jul 2014
Tokyo: Tropical storm Neoguri churned toward the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on Japan's east coast on Friday after leaving several people dead and causing havoc in other parts of the country.
24 Jul 2014
Beijing: China plans to extend a railway line linking Tibet with the rest of the country to the borders of India, Nepal and Bhutan by 2020 once an extension to a key site in Tibetan Buddhism opens, a state-run newspaper reported on Thursday.
08 Jul 2014
Tokyo: One man died, more than 500,000 people were urged to evacuate and hundreds of flights were canceled in Japan as a strong typhoon brought torrential rain and high winds to its southwestern islands and could bring heavy rain to Tokyo later this week.