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Fresh clashes in Hong Kong after huge...

Fresh clashes in Hong Kong after huge...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 8 2019

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam suspended the extradition bill after violent protests last...

Hong Kong protesters march on station...

Hong Kong protesters march on station...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 7 2019

Hong Kong has been rocked by a month of huge marches as well as a series of separate violent confrontations...

Hong Kong leader seeks meeting with...

Hong Kong leader seeks meeting with...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 5 2019

Beijing-backed Carrie Lam has suspended the bill but protesters are demanding a full withdrawal

China spotlights military drill amid...

China spotlights military drill amid...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 3 2019

Huge rallies have shaken the semi-autonomous territory since last month, sparked by opposition to a bill...

Japan, hit by torrential rains, orders...

Japan, hit by torrential rains, orders...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 3 2019

Another 310,000 residents of the island were advised to find shelter

Hong Kong grapples with protest aftermath...

Hong Kong grapples with protest aftermath...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 2 2019

On Monday - the 22nd anniversary of the city's handover to China - anger spilt over as groups of...

Hong Kong leader condemns 'extremely...

Hong Kong leader condemns 'extremely...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 2 2019

The semi-autonomous financial hub has been thrown into crisis by weeks of massive demonstrations

N Korea upbeat on Trump-Kim surprise...

N Korea upbeat on Trump-Kim surprise...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Trump became the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea on Sunday when he met Kim in the...

Ships set sail in Japan's first commercial...

Ships set sail in Japan's first commercial...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Japan began whaling in name of scientific research a year after a 1986 ban on commercial whaling

Protesters storm Hong Kong parliament...

Protesters storm Hong Kong parliament...

East Asia

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Tens of thousands of democracy activists staged another peaceful march on Monday afternoon, calling for...

Confrontations after rally to support...

Confrontations after rally to support...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Hong Kong saw two record-breaking rallies earlier this month by anti-government protesters opposed to...

Extradition bill fury likely to fuel...

Extradition bill fury likely to fuel...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Organizers said about 50,000 people rallied last year, while police put the number at 9,800 at its...

Chinese military gets Hong Kong harbour...

Chinese military gets Hong Kong harbour...

East Asia

Sat, Jun 29 2019

More pro-democracy protests are expected in the coming days, as residents mark the anniversary of Hong...

Fresh protests rock Hong Kong as activists...

Fresh protests rock Hong Kong as activists...

East Asia

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Millions have thronged the streets in the past three weeks to demand that the bill

Hong Kong activists call on G20 leaders...

Hong Kong activists call on G20 leaders...

East Asia

Wed, Jun 26 2019

Over the past three weeks, millions of Hong Kong people have protested against an extradition bill

North Korea's Kim says will consider...

North Korea's Kim says will consider...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 23 2019

White House officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment

Southeast Asian nations vow to combat...

Southeast Asian nations vow to combat...

East Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Asean members Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand, along with worst offender China, throw...

Kim, Xi agree to grow ties

Kim, Xi agree to grow ties

East Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

Xi left the North Korean capital Pyongyang on Friday after a two-day visit

Hong Kong police vow to pursue HQ siege...

Hong Kong police vow to pursue HQ siege...

East Asia

Sat, Jun 22 2019

The largely young protesters surrounded the headquarters throughout Friday and into the small hours of...

North Korea woos Xi in lavish state...

North Korea woos Xi in lavish state...

East Asia

Fri, Jun 21 2019

China is the North's only major ally and Xi's visit is aimed at bolstering the isolated country...

Thousands converge on Hong Kong police...

Thousands converge on Hong Kong police...

East Asia

Fri, Jun 21 2019

The latest protest comes after the government refused to meet the demands of demonstrators