Category Archives: Asia

Lin Dan wins his 6th All England title, Okuhara her 1st

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — The old man has still received it. When Lin Dan came out of a long hiatus as the Olympic & world badminton champion, he was determined…

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Go-playing software beats human champ for 3rd straight time

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Google's Go-playing software defeated a human champion for the third straight time Saturday to clinch the best-of-five series & establish its superiority in an ancient…

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Archbishop of Canterbury says migration fears are valid

London (AFP) – Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, the leader of the world's Anglicans, said Friday that people were entitled to fear the impact of mass migration, in his first…

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Afghanistan & Zimbabwe win in World Twenty20

NAGPUR, India (AP) — Afghanistan & Zimbabwe will compete for a place in the World Twenty20 Super 10 stage after defeating Hong Kong & Scotland respectively on Thursday. Afghanistan romped…

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S. Korea, US launch military drills, North threatens nuclear strikes

Seoul (AFP) – South Korea & the United States kicked off their largest-ever joint military drills on Monday, prompting fresh warnings from North Korea of "indiscriminate" nuclear strikes against Seoul…

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