AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

A fire that raced through part of a historic district of Bangladesh's capital took hours to extinguish and killed dozens. Firefighters and residents frantically worked to douse the flames in the dense...

India seeks to control rivers into Pakistan as punishment

NEW DELHI (AP) — India says it is building dams to stop its share of water from flowing into Pakistan-controlled Kashmir as it seeks to punish its longtime rival for an attack on paramilitary soldiers...

IOC revokes shooting event status over Pakistan visa refusal

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Olympic Committee has revoked the Olympic qualification status of a 25-meter shooting event in New Delhi because Indian officials refused to grant entry ...

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Pakistan PM authorizes use of force in case of Indian attack

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's prime minister has authorized the armed forces to "respond decisively and comprehensively to any aggression or misadventure" by India, as tensions soar between the nuclear-...

Ireland wins toss, batting first against Afghanistan in T20

DEHRADUN, India (AP) — Ireland won the toss and elected to bat first against Afghanistan in their first Twenty20 on Thursday in India. Afghanistan, which has the world's top-ranked T...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

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Global Forecast-Celsius

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Gaggan Anand’s Meatlicious restaurant arrives in Taiwan

From 2/21 through 2/24, the Meatlicious guest chef event will be hosted at Mihan Honke – featuring a range of grilled meats paired with authentic Central and South American sauces. Set menu pric...

SAfrica wins toss and bats; Sri Lanka chases historic win

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa (AP) — South Africa captain Faf du Plessis won the toss and chose to bat in the second and final test on Thursday as Sri Lanka chases an historic series win. ...

Avalanche in Indian Himalayas kills 1, leaves 5 missing

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian rescuers have found the body of an army soldier and are searching for five others after an avalanche struck a Himalayan post in northern India. Police officer...

Pocock injury raises concussion specter in Super Rugby

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The danger of concussion and rugby's often muddled efforts to counter its threat were evident in the first round of the Super Rugby season and at the start of a World Cu...

BC-US--Foreign Exchange, US

NEW YORK (AP) — Foreign Exchange, New York prices. Rates for trades of $1 million minimum. ...

Q&A: What Payless shoppers need to know

NEW YORK (AP) — Payless ShoeSource, the shoe store chain famous for its buy-one-get-one half-off sales, is going out of business. The company filed for bankruptcy protection this wee...

India suspends key bus service to Pakistani part of Kashmir

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — India has halted a key bus service with the Pakistani-controlled part of Kashmir, severing the only land route linking the divided Himalayan region. Pak...