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North Korea holds 70th anniversary parade,...

North Korea holds 70th anniversary parade,...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 9 2018

There was no sign of the Hwasong-14 and -15 rockets that can reach the mainland United States and changed...

Trump expecting positive letter from...

Trump expecting positive letter from...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 8 2018

Trump in late August cancelled a planned trip to Pyongyang by Pompeo over a lack of progress in North...

Pacific leaders want US back in Paris...

Pacific leaders want US back in Paris...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 6 2018

US President Donald Trump has called climate change a hoax, pulled the United States out of the Paris...

British warship sails near South China...

British warship sails near South China...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The British Navy has previously sailed close to the disputed Spratly Islands, further south in the South...

Two Koreas to hold summit as Kim renews...

Two Koreas to hold summit as Kim renews...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 6 2018

The upcoming summit between Kim and Moon may help break the months-long deadlock after the Singapore...

S Koreans arrive in North amid stalled...

S Koreans arrive in North amid stalled...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 5 2018

The envoys were greeted in Pyongyang by Ri Son Gwon, chairman of a North Korean committee in charge of...

Bangkok climate conference sounds alarm...

Bangkok climate conference sounds alarm...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Developing countries favour grants from public sources and demand visibility on how donor nations intend...

Strongest typhoon in quarter century...

Strongest typhoon in quarter century...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged people to ‘evacuate early’ and ordered his government to...

Dozens of Myanmar civil society groups...

Civil society groups condemn Reuters...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were investigating the killing of villagers from the Rohingya Muslim minority...

Japan claims China escalating military...

Japan claims China escalating military...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Japanese businesses have also voiced desire for closer ties with China to boost trade

China's 'Silk Road' project runs into...

China's 'Silk Road' project runs into...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Sri Lanka has already paid a heavy price for being highly indebted to China

South Korean envoy to fly to North for...

South Korean envoy to fly to North for...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 2 2018

Moon and Kim have met face-to-face twice now, the first during a historic summit at the border truce...

News analysis: A secular backlash against...

News analysis: A secular backlash against...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 2 2018

The shift in favour of secular politics comes after President Widodo’s controversial use of economic...

Analysts: North Korea preparing toned-down...

Analysts: North Korea preparing toned-down...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 1 2018

Analysts said that short-range ballistic missile is based on the Russian Iskander missile but also shares...

China rebukes US lawmakers for Xinjiang...

China rebukes US lawmakers for Xinjiang...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Aug 30 2018

China has denied allegations that one million of its mostly Muslim Uighur minority are being held in...

Scrapping China's two-child policy boosts...

Scrapping China's two-child policy boosts...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The world's most populous nation appears to be setting the stage to end its policy of determining...

China denies planning military base...

China denies planning military base...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The South China Morning Post, citing unidentified sources with ties to the Chinese military, said China...

Top Philippine court asked to halt Duterte's...

Top Philippine court asked to halt Duterte's...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Duterte in March gave notice he was pulling out of the agreement, saying the ICC's examination of...

Cambodia frees 14 opposition...

Cambodia frees 14 opposition...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The 14 released Tuesday from were pardoned by the Cambodian king for convictions that carried between...

China may scrap limit on number of...

China may scrap limit on number of...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The draft code would go to a vote at the rubber-stamp legislature, the National People's Congress,...

China's Didi suspends carpool service...

China's Didi suspends service after...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Aug 26 2018

The announcement came a day after the company admitted it bore 'responsibility' for the crime,...