June 17, 2011, 12pm PDT
The new country of Southern Sudan, officially declaring its independence in July, will have help from the national development arm of South Korea in building a proposed new capital city.
May 10, 2010, 9am PDT
The driver of a high-speed train in Taiwan fell asleep while going 190 miles per hour with hundreds of passengers on board.
April 18, 2008, 1pm PDT
Fed up with crowded or non-existent sidewalks, pedestrians in Mumbai are taking to the streets to get more attention on the issue of dangerous walking conditions.
October 15, 2007, 2pm PDT
<p>Developers have announced plans for a 75-kilometer canal to run through Dubai, with waterfront cities and developments all along its banks.</p>
July 16, 2002, 12pm PDT
Eco-friendly bus shelters in New Delhi use solar energy and come equipped with a rain water harvesting facility.