• Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019
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China says it will 'not tolerate foreign...

China says it will 'not tolerate foreign...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 23 2019

At least 45 people were hospitalized after Sunday's attack, causing fear and outrage in the Asian...

Li Peng, the 'Butcher of Beijing', dies...

Li Peng, the 'Butcher of Beijing', dies...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 23 2019

Li gained notoriety worldwide as one of the key architects of the brutal breakup of mass pro-democracy...

Kim Jong inspects new submarine, signals...

Kim Jong inspects new submarine, signals...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 23 2019

KCNA did not describe the submarine's weapon systems or say where and when the inspection took...

KCNA: Kim Jong votes in elections with...

KCNA: Kim Jong votes in elections with...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Kim visited a polling station in North Hamgyong province and voted for two candidates – named Ju...

Anger soars over vicious mob attack...

Anger soars over vicious mob attack...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Footage from the attack broadcast live on Facebook

US-South Korean military exercise to...

US-South Korean military exercise to...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 21 2019

'As far as I know, President Trump did not promise the cancellation of this upcoming military exercise,'...

Tens of thousands march again in huge...

Tens of thousands march again in huge...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 21 2019

The city has been plunged into its worst crisis in recent history by weeks of marches and sporadic violent...

Hong Kong police uncover 'homemade explosive...

Hong Kong police uncover 'homemade explosive...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 21 2019

Police said they swooped on an industrial building in the district of Tsuen Wan on Friday evening and...

Japan's Abe on course to retain majority...

Japan's Abe on course to retain majority...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 21 2019

The 64-year-old Abe, is also hoping to shore up his mandate ahead of a crucial consumption tax hike later...

Thousands in pro-police rally as Hong...

Thousands in pro-police rally as Hong...

East Asia

Sat, Jul 20 2019

Police have called for calm ahead of Sunday's protest, where security is expected to be tight

Infographic: Worst massacres in Japan...

Infographic: Worst massacres in Japan...

East Asia

Sat, Jul 20 2019

Police are investigating the gutted animation studio building in Kyoto where a man raging about theft...

10 killed in China gas plant blast

10 killed in China gas plant blast

East Asia

Sat, Jul 20 2019

Friday's blast at the Henan Coal Gas Group factory left another 19 people seriously injured and more...

'An attack on all of us': Anime fans...

'An attack on all of us': Anime fans...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 19 2019

The inferno that ripped through Kyoto Animation on Thursday killed 33 people and injured dozens

Suspected arsonist planned Japan's worst...

Suspected arsonist planned Japan's worst...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 19 2019

The blaze killed 33 people and another 10 people were in critical condition

Suspected arsonist believed his novel...

Suspected arsonist believed his novel...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 19 2019

Broadcaster Nippon TV said he was under anaesthesia after burning himself and police were unable to question...

More than 10 feared dead in suspected...

More than 10 feared dead in suspected...

East Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Kyoto police declined to comment

US to 'support efforts' by South Korea,...

US to 'support efforts' by South Korea,...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Relations between the neighbours have long been plagued by memories of Japan’s 1910-45 colonization...

Hong Kong retailers forecast sharp drop...

Hong Kong retailers forecast sharp drop...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Millions have taken to the streets over the past month to protest a bill that would allow people to be...

Hong Kong leader condemns 'rioters'...

Hong Kong leader condemns 'rioters'...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 15 2019

Hong Kong has been rocked by more than a month of huge largely peaceful protests

After Taiwan buys arms, China holds...

After Taiwan buys arms, China holds...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 14 2019

China said it would impose sanctions on US firms involved in a deal to sell $2.2 billion worth of...

Hong Kong extradition protesters escalate...

Hong Kong extradition protesters escalate...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The police public affairs office did not have an immediate comment when asked about police actions against...