On a recent afternoon at his office in Hartford, Conn., Dr. Doug Gerard examines a patient complaining of joint pain. He checks her out, asks her a few questions about her symptoms and then orders a few
Guilty verdict delivered in absentia a month after she fled country in case related to money-losing rice subsidy scheme Published: 27 Sep 2017 Yingluck did not show up on Friday for a negligence ruling
Thailand's army is holding the former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra in a “safe place”, an aide said on Saturday as the junta summoned nearly 200 other prominent politicians and activists, while public
The king of Thailand is expected to endorse the leader of the military coup that placed the army in control of the nation, it emerged on Sunday, amid growing protests against the military takeover and
A Thai cabinet minister who emerged from hiding on Tuesday to make the first public appearance by any member of the ousted government since a military coup last week was detained by soldiers after he a
Two months ago, almost no-one outside Nigeria and parts of West Africa had ever heard of Boko Haram. Today, for all the wrong reasons, the militant Islamist group has become an international household
The US defence secretary has accused China of "destabilising" the South China Sea, saying its action is threatening the region's long-term progress. Chuck Hagel said the US would "not look the other way"
World SINGAPORE - The United States warned China on Saturday to halt destabilizing actions in Asia as Washington and its allies sought to boost defense cooperation in the face of what Japan called an severe"
In the last seven days, Ukraine's bid to retake the east has gained ground - but Russia's part in the turmoil has become increasingly obvious Sergei Prokofiev International Airport was once a gleaming
Russia has begun pulling most of its roughly 40,000 troops away from its border with Ukraine, a move that U.S. and NATO officials called encouraging. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the movement of
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have launched another crackdown on Tencent Holdings Ltd’s popular social messaging app WeChat, closing dozens of popular accounts, media reported on Friday, as tightens
Microsoft Founder Bill Gates doesn’t worry that Silicon Valley is the home of billion-dollar texting apps and farming games. “Innovation in California is at its absolute peak right now. Sure, half of companies
At least 100 villagers have been killed in Nigeria's central Kaduna state in attacks linked to disputes between ethnic groups, officials say. Heavily armed men entered three villages in the Kaura district
"An agreement has been reached with (Russia's) Black Sea Fleet and the Russian Defense Ministry on a truce in Crimea until March 21," Ihor Tenyukh told journalists on the sidelines of a cabinet meeting.
Pyongyang test-fires 25 rockets off the east of the Korean peninsula, South Korea's Defence Ministry says. North Korea has test-fired 25 rockets into the sea, South Korea's Defence Ministry has said, latest