Chinese scientists say Tibetan Plateau, the 'roof of the world,' may soon lose most of its glacier and permafrost, dramatically affecting Asia's water supply
Philippines plans to acquire 12 jets in next two years, part of plan to form minimum credible defense posture in face of China’s increasingly assertive stance in South China Sea
Lack of regulation, oversight in mining, land use, energy sectors is causing great harm, they say
Australian government and environmentalist groups are opposing Japan’s decision to resume whaling in Antarctic Ocean by end of March 2016
Yonhap quotes South Korean official as saying North Korea fired missile Saturday afternoon, but launch was unsuccessful; official says debris from missile was found on sea's surface
To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, VOA presents a documentary exploring the often overlooked battle for China.