Advertisement

Sign up now!

Experimental surgery gains support as opioid deaths rise

May 8, 2019

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch

Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat drug addicts

May 8, 2019

Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a switch

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines' growth plans

May 7, 2019

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines' growth plans

Brunei death penalty moratorium applied to new Shariah laws

May 6, 2019

Brunei's sultan says a moratorium on capital punishment is in effect for new Shariah criminal laws including stoning people for gay sex and adultery that sparked an outcry

Thai king celebrates coronation with spectacular parade

May 5, 2019

Thailand's newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn made a spectacular public appearance in front of his countrymen, carried atop a golden palanquin by soldiers in ancient fighting uniforms in a procession through Bangkok's historic quarter

Thai king is officially crowned, boosting his regal power

May 4, 2019

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has been officially crowned in an elaborate centuries-old royal tradition that last happened seven decades ago

Supporters of Chinese billionaire's accuser decry censorship

May 3, 2019

Six Chinese social media accounts have been shut down after they advocated support for a woman who has accused the founder of online shopping giant JD.com, Richard Liu, of rape in Minnesota

Fire hits 21-story Manila building; 1 dead and 5 injured

Apr 29, 2019

A fire raged through the top floors of a 21-story residential building in the Philippine capital, killing an elderly woman and injuring five other people

Far from glitzy tech hubs, Chinese city bets big on VR

Apr 28, 2019

Far from glitzy tech hubs, Chinese city bets big on virtual reality

Devotees nailed to crosses on Good Friday in Philippines

Apr 19, 2019

Several Roman Catholic devotees have been nailed to wooden crosses in a gory Good Friday ritual in the Philippines, and others flogged themselves or took part in religious plays to reenact Jesus Christ's suffering

Health
Travel

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines' growth plans

Boeing 737 Max 8 woes crimp Asian airlines' growth plans

May 7, 2019

Far from glitzy tech hubs, Chinese city bets big on VR

Far from glitzy tech hubs, Chinese city bets big on virtual reality

Apr 28, 2019

Filipinos plan more diggings where new human species found

Archaeologists who discovered fossils from a human species that thrived more than 50,000 years ago...

Apr 12, 2019

Brunei invokes laws allowing stoning for gay sex, adultery

Brunei invokes Islamic laws that punish gay sex and adultery by stoning, triggering international...

Apr 3, 2019

Singapore carrier grounds 2 Boeing 787-10 jets after checks

Singapore Airlines grounds 2 Boeing 787-10 jets with engine issues

Apr 2, 2019

Air is so dirty in northern Thailand, leader flies to see it

The air hanging over Thailand's far north has become so polluted that it has drawn a visit by the...

Apr 2, 2019