Taliban praise suicide bombers, offer families cash and land

Sirajuddin Haqqani, the acting interior ministry who has a $10 million U.S. bounty on his head as a “specially designated global terrorist”, met the families at a ceremony at the

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Odds of war with China in next year ‘very low’, says Taiwan despite heightened tension

Earlier this month China mounted four consecutive days of mass air force incursions into Taiwan’s ADIZ, which covers a broader area than Taiwan’s territorial air space. Taiwan monitors and patrols

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Major coal miners in China vow to boost output, cap thermal coal prices during winter and spring

They have vowed to keep spot prices of thermal coal with an energy content of 5,500 kilocalories delivered to Bohai Bay in northern China below 1,800 yuan ($282) per tonne,

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