Breast cancer is a major killer in Pakistan

Every year 40,000 women die due to breast cancer in Pakistan.

Breast cancer is a major killer in Pakistan

Every year 40,000 women die due to breast cancer in Pakistan.

China slams new Asian slant in US defence strategy

China said the us`
accusations of a lack of openness in Beijing`s military policy
were `groundless and untrustworthy.`

New US defence strategy unveiled; Asia on focus

The Pentagon seeks to reduce spending by nearly half a trillion dollars after a decade of war.

Ozaki returns to lead Asia in Royal Trophy

Naomichi `Joe` Ozaki will continue as captain of Asia in golf`s Royal Trophy match play event against Europe, organisers said on Tuesday.

Children with HIV in Asia resistant to AIDS drugs

Teenagers in Asia receiving treatment for HIV are showing early signs of osteoporosis.

US ‘here to stay’: Obama tells Asia

President Barack Obama said that the US military would expand its role in the Asia-Pacific region despite budget cuts.

Obama to vow bigger Asia footprint on Pacific tour

President Barack Obama will unveil plans to deepen America`s military presence in the Asia-Pacific region.

21st century belongs to Asia: Hillary Clinton

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said Asia will occupy the centrestage in strategic and economic affairs in the 21st century.

Tagore the `prophet of Asia`s revival`

Tagore, one of the most revered Indian literary figures
by Chinese, visited Shanghai three times between 1924
to 1929.

Floods affect eight million in Asia: UN

At least 650 people have died due to floods and typhoons in Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and the Philippines.

Tired Asian teams brace for WCup qualifying

Team doctors will be as important as the players in Tuesday`s World Cup qualifiers in Asia, as squads deal not only with injuries but long-haul flights.

Bird flu deaths in Asia prompt call for scrutiny

Virologists warned on Tuesday that there was no vaccine against a mutant strain of H5N1 bird flu.

Pakistan has high HIV prevalence rate in Asia

According to UNAIDS, HIV prevalence in Pakistan nearly
doubled from 11 percent in 2005 to 21 percent in 2008.

Kolkata can again become India window to Asia: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Kolkata could again become India`s window to Asia as a
"new sun is rising on our East".

Li Na: The New Asian Order

Asians have never been a force to reckon with in the tennis arena.

Glacial meltdown causing uncertain future in Asia

Himalayan glaciers are melting, creating an uncertain future for two billion people across Asia, according to the UN.

Shahid Kapoor voted Asia’s sexiest vegetarian!

Bollywood chocolate boy actor Shahid Kapoor has been adjudged as Asia’s Sexiest Vegetarian Man for 2011.

UN warns of new Asia drug surge

Ban Ki-moon called for greater international action against traffickers.

Nepal hosts Asia`s first public lesbian wedding

Three years after Nepal`s Supreme Court recognised same-sex unions, the Himalayan republic Monday hosted Asia`s first public lesbian wedding.