"Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" led Thursday's Oscar nominations, with nine nominations each for the 87th Academy Awards, followed by "The Imitation Game," which got eight nods.
Two straight victories ensured China the quarterfinal spot at the Asian Cup on Wednesday, which is the first time since 2004 for China to reach the tournament knockout stage and get Chinese media and the netizens excited.
Bangladeshi authorities have imposed a nighttime curfew for the second straight night on the country's southeastern Rangamati district, some 293 km away of capital Dhaka.
Bangladesh Jamaat enforces nationwide strike over chief's death penalty
Opposition political parties in Zambia on Wednesday expressed shock and disbelief at the untimely death of President Michael Sata and have called for calm in the southern African nation.
Physical activity not only has positive effects on children's physical health, but also boosts children's cognitive prerequisites of learning, suggested researchers from University of Jyvaskyla in a latest study.
You could be forgiven for feeling a little 'deja vu' in Madrid, as truckers and other transport workers took to the streets to express their anger on Monday. The 'Spani
The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana has abolished 17 political parties following their failure to comply with laws governing political parties in the country.The EC
A J-16 fighter jet impressed the audience at the ongoing Airshow China in Zhuhai City, south China's Guangdong Province on Thursday by performing dazzling aerobatic mov
Author: Fabian Pizarro, Chilean journalistThe Sunday ended one of the most important weeks of Chinese politics in recent times, we met first-hand the leaders who will b
Every weekend, Asia Pacific Daily will provide you with a run-down of the latest hot news.This week, the following hot news you should know:Top 1 | G20 Leaders' Summit
Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, has called on China and Indonesia to strengthen exchanges in public welfare and jointly improve people's livelihood a