Belarus Executes Two Men Convicted in Metro Bombing

Belarus has executed two men convicted for a fatal 2011 metro bomb attack, despite protests from European human rights groups and calls for a re-trial.

Successful International Auction Raises Hopes for Cambodia's Artists

Peap Tarr stands in front of a painting he has up for sale as part of Cambodia's first high-level...

22 kids among 28 tourists killed in Switzerland coach crash

A bus carrying Belgian tourists has crashed into the wall of a tunnel in the Valais region of Switzerland, leaving 28...

167 human skeletons found in Mexican cave

Mexican authorities have found 167 human skeletons from about 50 years ago in a cave in the southeastern state of Chiapas, near the border with Guatemala, prosecutors said.

BCB dampens 'revival of international cricket' hopes in Pakistan

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has dampened hopes of revival of international cricket in Pakistan, by objecting to the International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executives Committee's (CEC) decision to recommend non-neutral officials for a...

Kenyan Officials Blame al-Shabab for Deadly Attack

Kenyan officials say al-Shabab militants are responsible for a grenade attack at a busy bus station in the capital, Nairobi, killing at least six people and wounding scores of others.

30-story building built in 15 days in China

A Chinese company has achieved a unique engineering feat of taking only 15 days to build a pre-fabricated 30-story building in Changsha, the capital of Hunan Province.

Former Controller Charged with Embezzling from Newton Company

A Natick woman appeared today in federal court on various charges in connection with her theft of more than $197,000 from a Newton video production company for which she served as controller and vice president.

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Tai Ji Men Qigong Academy at Miaoli Celebrates Its 17th Birthday by Spreading Happy Energy with Hakka Culture

On the ceiling of the academy’s halls of culture hung a “Greeting Dragon Lantern,” hand- made with Hakka floral fabric by Tai Ji Men dizi, and...