• Activists form a human chain during a protest ahead of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, in Paris, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. More than 140 world leaders are gathering around Paris for high-stakes climate talks that start Monday, and activists are holding marches and protests around the world to urge them to reach a strong agreement to slow global warming.  (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

    Tens of billions promised to boost clean energy tech

    Government and business leaders are banking on clean energy technology to fight global warming, kicking off this week’s high-stakes climate change negotiations by pledging billions of dollars to research and develop a technical fix to the planet’s climate woes.

    Updated: 5:26 pm

  • Participants run as the India Gate monument is seen in the hazy background during Delhi Half Marathon in New Delhi, India, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. Ethiopia's Birhanu Legese and Kenya's Cynthia Limo won the men's and women's elite categories, respectively. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

    Tens of thousands overcome Delhi pollution in half marathon

    NEW DELHI (AP) — The tens of thousands of people who participated in Sunday’s half marathon in India’s capital had more than just running 21 kilometers (13 miles) through New Delhi’s streets on a misty, chilly morning to deal with. They also had to overcome the city’s unparalleled air pollution.

  • Ashwin dozen leads India to test series win over SAfrica

    NAGPUR, India (AP) — India beat South Africa in a test series for the first time in 11 years in winning the third test by 124 runs thanks to Ravichandran Ashwin’s 12-wicket match haul on Friday.

  • Pakistan cricket receives govt approval to play India in SL

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistan Cricket Board says it has received approval from the government to play India in Sri Lanka in a limited-overs series next month.

  • India tightens screws as South Africa reaches 151-6 at tea

    NAGPUR, India (AP) — Offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin finished with a 12-wicket match haul as India defeated South Africa by 124 runs in the third test to win the four-game series on Friday.

  • Ashwin, Jadeja among wickets as India pushes for victory

    NAGPUR, India (AP) — Spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja were among the wickets on Thursday as India pressed for victory in the third test after dismissing South Africa for a meagre 79.

  • Pakistan cricket says government to decide on India series

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistan Cricket Board says it is up to the government to green-light the series against India next month.

  • Morkel strikes as India reaches 149-6 at tea in Nagpur test

    NAGPUR, India (AP) — Offspinner Simon Harmer and pace bowler Morne Morkel shared seven wickets as South Africa bowled India out for 215 on the first day Wednesday of the third test.

  • ASEAN leaders from left, Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak, Laos' Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong, Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen, Indonesia's Prime Minister Joko Widodo and Myanmar's President Thein Sein join their hands as they pose for photographers after the signing ceremony of the 2015 Kuala Lumpur Declaration on the Establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community and the Kuala Lumpur Declaration on ASEAN 2025, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)

    SE Asia creates economic community, but challenges remain

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Thirteen years after mooting the idea, Southeast Asian leaders on Sunday formally created a unified economic community in a region more populous and diverse than both the European Union and North America, and one that hopes to compete with China and India.