Pakistan's military launched airstrikes Thursday against suspected militant hideouts in the northern tribal area.
Forget going door-to-door, this independent candidate running for a seat in India's general election campaigns from window-to-window.
With no air pockets found inside, it appears hopes are fading of finding survivors on sunken South Korean ferry Sewol.
"Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
It's a determined effort, but there have been few headlines so far in the underwater search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
In the time it takes you to skim this piece, you could travel 95 stories into the clouds on the world's new fastest elevator.
Everest climbers are aware of risks, but they were not prepared for last week's deadly avalanche.
Pakistan's military is pushing to blackout Geo News after a man said his brother -- a Geo TV anchor -- feared being killed by government agents.
As reports about an "object of interest" raised hopes Wednesday in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, passengers' relatives again demanded authorities release data so outside experts can analyze it.
Survivors praise Sewol crew member Park Jee Young as a hero, as she helped them escape and distributed life jackets as the ferry sank off South Korea.
President Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday for the first part of his Asia trip that started with reassuring Tokyo of U.S. support .
Expeditions are unsure whether climbs on Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, will go after fatal avalanche.
CNN goes inside an accident investigation lab, where the black boxes from Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 could be brought if and when they're recovered.
The Sewol and the Costa Concordia have raised questions about a captain's obligations to passengers
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The first distress call from the sinking ferry Sewol came not from the crew, but from a boy using a cell phone, the South Korean coast guard confirmed to CNN.
A month and a half ago -- 46 days -- Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished over the southern Indian Ocean.
North Korea has stepped up activity at its main nuclear test site, possibly preparing to carry out a fourth underground blast, South Korea said Tuesday.
The latest in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
An iceberg almost twice the size of Atlanta is moving into the ocean off Antarctica and could threaten shipping during the Antarctic winter.
Australian officials are hammering out a new agreement from the Malaysian government to set out guidelines in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
When a team of Indian surgeons opened up the stomach of a patient complaining of abdominal pain, they had no idea they'd extract a fortune.
Discovery Channel has canceled its planned live coverage of the May 11 jump off Mount Everest by a California daredevil in his wingsuit.
"Mr. Ambassador, as time goes on we know that the odds of my son and the other relatives on the plane having survived becomes smaller and smaller," said a grey-haired man named Wen.
President Barack Obama embarks Tuesday on a four-country tour of Asia
Divers spent a grim day bringing body after body out of the sunken ferry Sewol.
Despite the Chinese leadership's austerity measures and recent reports of weak profits from Chinese car makers, the country's biggest car show opened today to much buzz.
The underwater drone scanning for MH370 began its 9th mission Monday without any sign of the missing plane.
Police are investigating after two UNICEF staff members went missing in Karachi, Pakistan, a United Nations spokesman said Sunday.
Gunmen wounded a prominent Pakistani TV news anchor on Saturday in an attack his brother linked to the nation's government, despite its firm denial.
Kang Min Kyu, 52, taught ethics.
Angry over the search operation, dozens of relatives of missing ferry passengers intending to march in protest to Seoul were blocked by police in Jindo.
Under the water, conditions for divers carrying out the grim task of looking for survivors from the sunken South Korean ferry are challenging at best.
The following is a transcript of communication between the South Korean ferry Sewol and the local maritime traffic control, Jeju Vessel Traffic Services Center.
Win Tin, a founding member of Myanmar's National League for Democracy who was jailed for 19 years for political activism, has died at Yangon Hospital. He was 85.
India has an unlikely new public health hero: a giant, anthropomorphic stool that chases people to squat in toilets.
The actions of the captain and crew of the sunken ferry Sewol "are akin to murder," South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday.
A high-altitude avalanche Friday killed 12 Sherpa guides in the deadliest single-day accident on Mount Everest.
The underwater drone scanning the ocean for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended its eighth mission Monday without finding any sign of the missing plane.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 192 landed safely Sunday after returning to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, because its landing gear had malfunctioned on takeoff.
Another Sherpa guide has died in Friday's Mount Everest avalanche, bringing the death toll to 13, a Nepalese government official said Saturday.
When a ship comes into sight, they come -- seemingly out of nowhere, inching closer to the dock.
Some parents of those on a ferry sunken off South Korea are refusing to eat, saying they don't want to live.
Thirteen more bodies from a capsized South Korean ferry have been discovered, upping the death toll to 49.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 search: The probe of the current area should be done in a week, official says
An earthquake struck late Saturday off Papua New Guinea's eastern coast with a preliminary magnitude of 7.5, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 soared to near its peak altitude after drastically changing course, a senior Malaysian aviation source said.
An arrest warrant was issued Friday for the captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, an accident that killed 29 people and left nearly 270 missing.
First they said all passengers from the sunken South Korean ferry were rescued. Then they backtracked.
Disgust, anger and shock greeted official statements from South Korean authorities that texts and social media posts from survivors trapped inside the stricken ferry had been faked.
Tethered to an IV drip, 71-year-old Shin Young Ja lies under a thin fleece blanket, nursing a broken back and wracked with survivor's guilt.
The underwater probe looking for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was back in the water Tuesday after its first attempt ended prematurely, officials said.
Family members are pinning their slim hopes on floundering air pockets. Should they?
With difficult weather conditions conspiring against rescue efforts and frustrated, angry relatives accosting officials at Jindo port, chances of finding survivors from the Sewol ferry that unexpectedly sank Wednesday are decreasing with each passing hour.
Families of those trapped inside a sunken South Korean ferry are waiting for word of their loved ones.
When Jaime FlorCruz received a 2 a.m. phone call about a student march on Tiananmen 25 years ago, he had no idea about what would ensue.
Two journalists in Thailand have been released on bail in a controversial defamation case that has raised concerns over press freedom in the country.
Authorities operating under assumption survivors remain in capsized South Korean ferry, police chief says.
A prolonged undersea search for the missing Malaysian jetliner could cost nearly a quarter billion U.S. dollars
Having endured nearly 15 years of house arrest with grace and courage, Aung San Suu Kyi has a deserved reputation as a political superstar of rare moral stature.
The South Korean ferry that sank dramatically on Wednesday with hundreds of passengers on board had been modified after coming to the country from Japan over a year ago, according to reports on CNN affiliate YTN.
Here's what you need to know to get caught up on the story of the Sewol, the South Korean ferry that capsized.
As almost 300 ferry passengers -- many of whom are high school students -- remain missing amid a massive rescue operation in the Yellow Sea off Korea's southwest coast, the wait on land remains agonizing.
Passengers aboard a sinking South Korean ferry at first were told to stay in place, survivors say.
After a South Korean ferry accident, text messages surfaced describing the moments after the ferry began to roll.
A dominant theory has begun to emerge about how a passenger ferry carrying of hundreds sank near South Korea.
Australia and India are the latest examples of countries who are recognizing transgenders in legal documents.
Rescuers scrambled to pluck hundreds of passengers from a ferry as it slowly sank off the South Korean coast
Families of some of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 passengers release a list of questions that they said authorities have so far not answered.
The Pakistan Taliban say they will not extend a cease-fire with the Pakistani government, six days after a weeks-long pause in hostilities officially ended.
Every single week for the past 22 years, a group of elderly South Korean women has camped outside the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, enduring the heat and humidity of the region's monsoonal summer and the sub-zero temperatures of the brutal Korean winter.
There are mixed signals from the Chinese authorities on their attitude towards the Tiananmen Square anniversary.
Survivors talk about the panic aboard a ferry after it listed, then capsized, off the coast of South Korea.
India's Supreme Court on Tuesday granted the country's transsexual and transgender individuals the right to self-identify their gender.
Here's the latest to catch you up on the efforts to find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 as the search enters its 39th day.
Here's a look at the life of Asif Ali Zardari, former president of Pakistan.
An Afghan provincial government spokesman has alleged that a NATO airstrike killed at least three civilians and injured another in Afghanistan's Khost province Tuesday.
The Afghan Deputy Minister of Public Works, Ahmad Shah Wahid, was abducted by gunmen early Tuesday morning, the Interior Ministry said.
A man who had previously been jailed for cannibalism and then released, has been rearrested again after police discovered a child's severed head at his home.
A study finds that air pollution from Asia directly affects the storm pattern over the Pacific Ocean.
A criminal defamation case against two journalists in Thailand is set to proceed next week, despite calls for the charges to be dropped.
Efforts to find missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 focuses beneath ocean's surface as Australian authorities send a submersible diving toward the sea floor.
With the pings gone, search officials are sending a vehicle down to crawl the ocean floor in search of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah was leading the early returns of last week's presidential election in Afghanistan.
Is it time for underwater search vehicles to start scanning the ocean floor in the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370?
Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 remains a "massive task," Australia's Prime Minister said Saturday.
A tsunami warning was canceled following a 7.6-magnitude earthquake that struck Sunday morning near the Solomon Islands, officials said.
Crews looking for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 may soon shift to a new set of tools, including side-scan sonar and remotely operated vehicles.
A 9-month-old Pakistani boy who was booked in connection with an attempted murder case is no longer wanted by police, his family's lawyer said.
Australia's PM: Chinese officials appreciate his country's "transparency and candor" in the search for MH 370.
Here's a look at what you need to know about Tibet, which is often called "the roof of the world."
Pilot: It's highly unlikely that missing jetliner could have sunk without leaving some trace on the surface.
In your lifetime, you will send thousands of online messages. What if you could only send one more?
Elevated hopes that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 might soon be found were tempered when a search agency said the latest signal probably isn't from the plane.
Just how hard is it to find a plane at the bottom of the ocean? Very.
An Afghan wife was viciously disfigured by her drug addicted husband in front of their kids for refusing him money.
In a sea of uncertainty, two bits of good news emerged Wednesday in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
With astronomical Chinese art prices making recent headlines, we look at how one can elbow into the art market for a piece of the lucrative pie.
No one ever expected the humble pencil to kickstart a revolution. But, by peeling apart pencil graphite into atom-thick layers using regular adhesive tape, two Russian-born scientists, Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, earned a Nobel Prize in 2010. With it, they sparked the beginnings of a material that could change the world.