Super Typhoon Koppu’s eye smashes into northern Philippines
Taiwan’s ruling party votes to replace presidential candidate
Taiwan’s ruling pro-Beijing Kuomintang (KMT) party moved to nominate its chairman as the party’s new bid for the 2016 presidential election, replacing its former candidate who had been facing increasing setbacks in polls.
Djokovic thrashes Murray in semifinals
Novak Djokovic confirmed the considerable gulf that currently exists between himself and the rest in men’s tennis by routing World No.2 Andy Murray in the semifinals of the Shanghai Masters Saturday.
Stranded woman to be repatriated
An Indian woman who was stranded in Pakistan for years but couldn’t confirm her name or identify her family, is set to go home after a Bollywood movie galvanized a campaign to bring her back.
Kabul University launches nation’s first women and gender studies program
28 students are in the first class at Kabul University’s Gender and Women’s studies master’s program, the first of its kind in Afghanistan.