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Infographic: China seals off more cities...

Infographic: China seals off more cities...

East Asia

Fri, Jan 24 2020

China is swiftly building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with a new virus that has...

China shuts down 13 cities as Coronavirus...

China shuts down 13 cities as Coronavirus...

East Asia

Fri, Jan 24 2020

The outbreak emerged in late December in Wuhan, an industrial and transport hub of 11 million people...

China virus deaths rise to 17, confirmed...

China virus deaths rise to 17, confirmed...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 22 2020

Global health body WHO considers declaring emergency

Infographic: New Coronavirus outbreak...

Infographic: New Coronavirus outbreak...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

China has reported a sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new Coronavirus, including the...

China's former Interpol chief sentenced...

China's former Interpol chief sentenced...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

Meng - a former vice minister of public security - is among a growing group of Communist Party cadres...

Asia steps up checks as China virus...

Asia steps up checks as China virus...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

Almost 80 new cases have been confirmed, bringing the total number of people hit by the virus in China...

How the new Coronavirus developed

How the new Coronavirus developed

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

China's President Xi Jinping says that the virus must be 'resolutely contained,' in his first...

Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Unlike his predecessor, Ri Son Gwon does not have any experience in dealing with nuclear issues or US...

Infographic: China welcomes the Year...

Infographic: China welcomes the Year...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The Year of the Rat begins for the world’s most populous country, and people born under the sign,...

China moves to phase out single-use...

China moves to phase out single-use...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Markets selling fresh produce will be exempt from the ban until 2025

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Organizers initially applied for a permit for a march, but police only agreed to a static rally in the...

'Dancing dragon' shows feathers grew...

'Dancing dragon' shows feathers grew...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Wulong's fossil, unearthed in Liaoning Province in northeastern China, includes a complete skeleton...

HRW: China conducting 'intense' global...

HRW: China conducting 'intense' global...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Roth was challenged by an official at China's mission to the UN as he wrapped up his news...

US slaps sanctions over N Korea workers...

US slaps sanctions over N Korea workers...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 15 2020

The North Koreans are most frequently seen on construction sites, performing labor for long hours and...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 7 2020

Lam did not mention the protests in her opening remarks, which focused on health risks related an outbreak...

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 4 2020

The Liaison Office, which reports to China’s State Council, serves as the platform for Beijing...

Taiwan's military chief among eight...

Taiwan's military chief among eight...

East Asia

Thu, Jan 2 2020

The reasons for the crash, in the wake of a forced landing, were unknown

China took their parents: Turkey’s Uighur...

China took their parents: Turkey’s Uighur...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 1 2020

Exiled Uighur activists in November released evidence of nearly 500 camps and prisons being used against...

Taiwan passes law against China influence...

Taiwan passes law against China influence...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The 'anti-infiltration bill' pushed by President Tsai Ing-wen's Beijing-sceptic ruling party...

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The financial hub has been battered by more than six months of protests that included huge peaceful marches...

Kim Jong calls for 'military...

Kim Jong calls for 'military...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Talks on denuclearizing the Korean peninsula have been largely deadlocked since the second summit between...