Two earthquakes – in Japan and the Indian Ocean – added to the punishing weather striking East Asia.
India's Navy chief says his military is no match for China's growing forces.
Pakistani Navy officials warn the submarine, launched on Sunday, could spark an arms race. Two weeks ago the countries agreed to peace talks.
The shuttle's departure broke up the biggest off-the-planet gathering ever: 13 people altogether in space.
Emerging economic superpowers China and India may compete here. What should be the US role?
Warnings were raised two years ago about the downed Airbus. According to an immigrant safety advocate, 'We are put in trashy planes that do not meet the norms.'
With just four companies manufacturing large commercial planes, any accident draws scrutiny to a firm.
Attacks by both Somali pirates and international ships hunting them have crippled Yemen's fishing business, the tiny country's second-largest export industry after oil.