• Friday, Jul 30, 2021
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Poll: Over 80% of Japanese oppose Olympics...

Over 80% of Japanese oppose Olympics...

East Asia

Mon, May 17 2021

Japan has seen a smaller virus outbreak than many countries, with fewer than 11,500 deaths so far

Mainland China reports first local Covid-19...

Mainland China reports first local Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 14 2021

The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Mainland China now stands at 90,815, while the death...

Mosques disappear as China strives to...

Mosques disappear as China strives to...

East Asia

Fri, May 14 2021

Officials from Xinjiang and Beijing claim that no religious sites had been forcibly destroyed or...

China posts slowest population growth...

China posts slowest population growth...

East Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

The average size of a family is now 2.62 people, down from 3.10 people 10 years ago

Pint-sized Mongolian menace shows dinosaurs...

Pint-sized Mongolian menace shows dinosaurs...

East Asia

Fri, May 7 2021

Shuvuuia was a pheasant-sized, two-legged Cretaceous Period dinosaur weighing about as much as a small...

China slams New Zealand parliament's...

China slams NZ parliament's Uighur...

East Asia

Thu, May 6 2021

Beijing expressed anger after New Zealand's parliament passed a watered-down motion on Wednesday...

China to report 1st population drop...

China to report 1st population drop...

East Asia

Wed, Apr 28 2021

A population drop will add pressure on Beijing to roll out measures to encourage couples to have more...

Hong Kong legislature to discuss new...

Hong Kong legislature to discuss new...

East Asia

Wed, Apr 28 2021

Activists also say the bill raises concerns about refugees' rights and well-being

UK MPs anger Beijing by declaring 'genocide'...

UK MPs anger Beijing by declaring 'genocide'...

Europe

Fri, Apr 23 2021

The British government has said it is committed to taking robust action in respect of Xinjiang

Philippines' Duterte prepared to deploy...

Philippines' Duterte prepared to deploy...

East Asia

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The president on Monday warned of "bloodshed" if the Philippines tried to take back the...

Jimmy Lai among 5 Hong Kong democracy...

Jimmy Lai among 5 Hong Kong democracy...

East Asia

Fri, Apr 16 2021

Lai was among 9 of Hong Kong's most prominent democracy campaigners found guilty of organizing and...

China's GDP hits record growth but post-Covid...

China's GDP hits record growth

East Asia

Fri, Apr 16 2021

The world's second-largest economy is expected to grow 8.6% in 2021

Hong Kong marks 'national security day'...

Hong Kong marks 'national security day'...

East Asia

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The display was a symbolic break from Hong Kong's British colonial past and Chinese army officers...

Taiwan president tells Biden's emissaries...

Taiwan head assures Biden in deterring...

East Asia

Thu, Apr 15 2021

Taiwan is China’s most sensitive territorial issue and a major source of contention with Washington,...

Don't play with fire on Taiwan, China...

'Don't play with fire on Taiwan'

World

Tue, Apr 13 2021

On Sunday, US top diplomat Antony Blinken said the US was concerned about China's aggressive actions...

Hong Kong to outlaw campaigning for...

Hong Kong to outlaw campaigning for...

East Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The new provisions will make it illegal to encourage others to make protest votes

Japan to release contaminated Fukushima...

Japan to release contaminated Fukushima...

East Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The plan has been opposed by China, South Korea, Japan's fishery industry

Taiwan reports largest incursion yet...

Taiwan reports largest incursion yet...

East Asia

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The latest Chinese mission involved 14 J-16 and four J-10 fighters, as well as four H-6K bombers

Youngone CEO urges Bangladesh to keep...

Youngone CEO urges govt to keep factories...

East Asia

Sun, Apr 11 2021

If the factories are kept open, workers will remain in a disciplined environment and can be better supported...

21 miners trapped after Xinjiang coal...

21 miners trapped after Xinjiang coal...

East Asia

Sun, Apr 11 2021

In December, 23 people were killed after being trapped in a mine in the southwestern city of...

Defying Beijing, US loosens restrictions...

US loosens restrictions on Taiwan...

East Asia

Sat, Apr 10 2021

The new guidelines ‘liberalize’ guidance on contacts with Taiwan, State Department said in...