• Sunday, Dec 08, 2019
  • Last Update : 01:22 am
Hong Kong police chief calls for peace...

Hong Kong police chief calls for peace...

East Asia

Fri, Dec 6 2019

The march will be a gauge of support for the pro-democracy movement following its victory in local elections...

China warns US of a 'price' for Uighur...

China warns US of a 'price' for Uighur...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 4 2019

Hours after the Uighur Act of 2019 passed the House late Tuesday, the Chinese foreign ministry said the...

Putin, Xi launch 'historic' Russian...

Putin, Xi launch 'historic' Russian...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 2 2019

Xi said the project served as a model of cooperation and that 'the development of Sino-Russian ties...

China slaps sanctions on US over Hong...

China slaps sanctions on US over Hong...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 2 2019

Last week US President Donald Trump signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act

China introduces mandatory face scans...

China introduces mandatory face scans...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 1 2019

The notice said telecom operators should use "artificial intelligence and other technical means"...

Hong Kong protesters return to the...

Hong Kong protesters return to the...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 1 2019

Hong Kong's Beijing-backed chief Carrie Lam has offered no additional concessions in the wake of...

China’s 600kmph train set for 2020 test...

China’s 600kmph train set for 2020 test...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 1 2019

Changjiang Daily reported at the end of last month that experimental maglev tracks would be laid in the...

Hong Kong protesters call for weekend...

Hong Kong protesters call for weekend...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 29 2019

Activists in the Chinese-ruled city used social media to announce a series of protests aimed at keeping...

North Korea fires two 'unidentified...

North Korea fires two 'unidentified...

East Asia

Thu, Nov 28 2019

North Korea has issued a series of increasingly assertive comments in recent weeks as time runs down...

China threatens retaliation over US...

China threatens retaliation over US...

East Asia

Thu, Nov 28 2019

Trump signed the legislation under heavy pressure from Congress, where it attracted rare bipartisan...

Hong Kong protests slacken ahead of...

Hong Kong protests slacken ahead of...

East Asia

Sat, Nov 23 2019

Polls open Sunday morning as the semi-autonomous city of 7.5 million

South Korea, Japan seek summit after...

South Korea, Japan seek summit after...

East Asia

Sat, Nov 23 2019

Ties began a downward spiral after a series of South Korean court rulings ordering Japanese firms to...

China releases video of UK consulate...

China releases video of UK consulate...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 22 2019

Simon Cheng, a Hong Kong citizen, said on Wednesday he was shackled to a steel 'tiger chair,'...

China tortured me over Hong Kong, says...

China tortured me over Hong Kong, says...

East Asia

Thu, Nov 21 2019

Simon Cheng, a Hong Kong citizen who worked for the British government for almost two years, said he...

Infographic: Shinzo Abe becomes Japan’s...

Infographic: Shinzo Abe becomes Japan’s...

East Asia

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Shinzo Abe surpasses Katsura Tarō as the longest-serving prime minister in the history of Japan’s...

15 killed in China mine blast

15 killed in China mine blast

East Asia

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Official news agency Xinhua reported that 35 miners were working underground when the blast happened,...

Chinese-made carrier sails group Taiwan...

Chinese-made carrier sails group Taiwan...

East Asia

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Taiwan's foreign minister, Joseph Wu, said they would not be intimidated

Leaked China documents reveal 'no mercy'...

Leaked China documents reveal 'no mercy'...

East Asia

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The documents include previously unpublished speeches by Xi as well as directives and reports on the...

Lam condemns attack on minister in London...

Lam condemns attack on minister in London...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 15 2019

It was the most physical confrontation involving a member of Lam's cabinet since the protests

Thousands in Hong Kong defy Xi with...

Thousands in Hong Kong defy Xi with...

East Asia

Fri, Nov 15 2019

The five-day 'strike' has also seen major universities become a hub for the protesters

51 children injured in chemical attack...

51 children injured in chemical attack...

East Asia

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Some 51 children and three teachers were admitted to hospital for treatment, two with 'severe...