Tag: East Asia

10 passengers stabbed on Tokyo train

AP Emergency workers prepare stretchers at Soshigaya Okura Station in Tokyo after a stabbing on a commuter train on Friday left at least 10 people...

Man arrested after injuring 10 with knife on Tokyo train

Japanese police have arrested a man who injured 10 passengers with a knife on a commuter train in Tokyo By MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press August...

Olympic surprise: American Finke leaves Tokyo with two golds

Bobby Finke will be the first to concede he had modest goals for the Tokyo Olympics By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer August 1, 2021,...

Chinese people ordered to think like Xi as Communist Party aims to tighten control

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the...

20 die in extreme weather in China cross-country race

Rescuers in China say at least 20 people running a mountain marathon cross-country race have died in northwestern China after hail, freezing rain and gale...

China’s Mars rover touches ground on red planet

China’s first Mars rover has driven down from its landing platform and is now roaming the surface of the red planet ByThe Associated Press May...

IIT Guwahati researchers develop hollow fiber membrane to remove micro-plastics from seawater

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati researchers have developed a microfiltration process to remove microplastics from seawater in order to prevent the inclusion of plastic residues...

‘Pollution India’s top risk factor for deaths’, Air Pollution kills 1.2L infants in India in 2019 | India News

NEW DELHI: Long-term exposure to air pollution contributed to around 6.7 million deaths globally from stroke, heart attack, diabetes, lung cancer, chronic lung diseases, and...

Air pollution contributed to 6.7 million annual deaths globally in 2019, India faced 1.67 million deaths due to dirty air, says State of Global Air report | India News

NEW DELHI: Long-term exposure to outdoor and household air pollution contributed to over 6.7 million annual deaths globally, including 1.67 million in India, from stroke,...

Differences shouldn’t turn into disputes; India, China set tone | India News

Ahead of the crucial military talks to resolve the border standoff, India and China together reiterated Friday that they should not allow their differences to...