Trump appoints 'Death by China' author as head of US trade council

Trump appoints 'Death by China' author as head of US trade..

Cole Becker 21-Dec, 20:23 30 BBC

US President-elect Donald Trump has appointed economist Peter Navarro, an outspoken critic of China, as the head of a new national trade...


Tiny faces

Tiny faces..

Lily Evans 21-Dec, 19:13 120 BBC

There are close-up images, and then there are the ones taken by Muhammad Roem, an amateur Indonesian photographer. From dancing frogs to...


Afghanistan Taliban: Five dead in attack on MP's house

Afghanistan Taliban: Five dead in attack on MP's house..

Andrew Martin 21-Dec, 18:06 59 BBC

Taliban militants in Afghanistan say they are responsible for attacking the house of a member of parliament in Kabul, killing at least five...


China Extends Its Clampdown on Foreign Nonprofits

China Extends Its Clampdown on Foreign Nonprofits..

Antonio Roberts 21-Dec, 15:12 44 VOA

China's President Xi Jinping looks on during a meeting with Laos' Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith in Beijing, China, Dec. 1, 2016. ...


Taliban Militants Storm Afghan MP’s House in Kabul

Taliban Militants Storm Afghan MP’s House in Kabul..

Wyatt Waller 21-Dec, 15:08 61 VOA

Afghan security forces patrol the site of an attack on an Afghan parliament member's house in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Dec. 21, 2016....


Rahul Gandhi Accuses India's PM Modi of Being Paid Bribes

Rahul Gandhi Accuses India's PM Modi of Being Paid Bribes..

Ella Flores 21-Dec, 12:40 86 VOA

FILE - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks to the media inside the parliament premises in New Delhi, Nov. 16, 2016. NEW DELHI — ...


Afghan Taliban Reiterate Demands for Peace Talks With US

Afghan Taliban Reiterate Demands for Peace Talks With US..

21-Dec, 11:39 57 VOA

FILE - Afghanistan's Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani, center, speaks during a one-day meeting with Pakistan, U.S. and Chinese...


Wife of Lao Activist Calls on Government to “Come Clean” on Husband’s Fate

Wife of Lao Activist Calls on Government to “Come Clean” on..

Sophia Bell 21-Dec, 10:14 80 VOA

FILE - This picture taken on December 10, 2014 shows Ng Shui-Meng, the wife of missing Laotian activist Sombath Somphone, posing for a...


Smog rage

Smog rage..

Cole Becker 21-Dec, 10:06 47 BBC

The chronic air pollution currently afflicting northern China is being described by social media users as the worst they have experienced. ...


China Battles Worst Smog of the Year

China Battles Worst Smog of the Year..

Antonio Roberts 21-Dec, 08:56 72 VOA

An Air China passenger plane prepares to land at the Beijing Capital International Airport as the capital of China through heavy smog on...


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