North Korea says its ballistic missile test simulated strikes against South Korean ports and airfields used by the U.S. military.
The U.S. is persuading Asian nations not to move aggressively after a court ruling denied China's claims to the South China Sea.
Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the U.S. does not want to see a rise in tensions but "freedom of navigation" must be respected.
The Hague ruling will be a good indicator of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte handles foreign policy issues, says Aaron Connelly from Lowy Institute for International Policy.
Aaron Connelly, Research fellow at Lowy Institute for International policy, raises the possibility that China may retaliate to the Hague ruling by building on Scarborough Shoal.
Rodger Baker, VP of Strategic Intelligence at Stratfor, examines the role that the US is playing in the territorial disputes in the South China Sea.
Rodger Baker at Stratfor explains how the international tribunal at the Hague will likely work in the Phillipines' favor.
A landmark decision legal decision on the South China Sea dispute comes as tensions heat up in the region.
The United Nations Population Fund's Yoriko Yasukawa reveals some of the major challenges that teenage girls face, including discrimination and health risks.
The U.S. is asking other nations to cut the employment of North Korean workers to reduce Pyongyang's access to foreign currency, a U.S. official said.
China is concerned about The Hague's ruling on South China Sea issues but will be on its best behavior ahead of the G20 summit, says CSIS' Bonnie Glaser.
China has revised up the size of its economy by adding research and development (R&D) spending into its calculations for gross domestic product.
Putin is embarking on an Asia charm offensive to beef up his country's international profile, as the economy sags under the weight of a deep recession.
Almost 46 million people are living as slaves globally, with the greatest number in India, according to the Global Slavery Index released on Tuesday.
Higher and more volatile global food prices could knock $161 billion off China's economy and $49 billion off India's, the United Nations has warned.
Food waste is a huge problem, but don't blame consumers for all of it. Grocery stores are guilty too, says Michael Wystrach.
North Korea’s already-low food supply is set to deteriorate this year as dry weather hits crop yields, the U.N. has warned.
To legalize marijuana nationwide, start by taking it off this international list, says cannabis industry expert David Dinenberg.
Christiana Figueres, executive secretary for the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, says it is up to businesses to decarbonize the economy.
Dex Torricke-Barton is set to lead the communications team at aeronautical company SpaceX, Re/Code reports.