10 years on, migrants still haunted by memory of tsunami missing in Thailand

Hundreds protest against US-Cuba rapprochement in Miami

Xi Jinping warns Hong Kong and Macau in 'one China' message

Hero's welcome for South Africa's first Miss World in 40 years

10 years on, migrants still haunted by memory of tsunami missing in Thailand

Mon, 22 Dec 2014

Described as the forgotten victims of the Indian Ocean Tsunami, Myanmese migrant workers in Thailand are still trying to piece together what happened ten years ago.

Hundreds protest against US-Cuba rapprochement in Miami

Mon, 22 Dec 2014

With American and Cuban flags in hand, around 200 people - many from dissident Cuban organizations - gathered Saturday in Little Havana, Miami, to protest against US President Barack Obama's announcement of a rapprochement with communist-ruled Cuba.

Xi Jinping warns Hong Kong and Macau in 'one China' message

Sun, 21 Dec 2014

Chinese President Xi Jinping warns Hong Kong and Macau to remember they are part of "one China", as pro-democracy campaigners in both semi-autonomous territories call for free leadership elections.

Hero's welcome for South Africa's first Miss World in 40 years

Sun, 21 Dec 2014

South Africa on Saturday welcomed back home its first Miss World winner in 40 years, Rolene Strauss, with wild cheers and ululations. Hundreds turned up at O.R. Tambo International Airport to greet Strauss after the 22-year-old medical student was crowned Miss World 2014 at a glitzy final in London last Sunday. (Cover photo: AFP)