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6 elephants die after falling into waterfall...

6 elephants die after falling into waterfall...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 5 2019

There are around 300 wild elephants in the park, which covers more than 2,000sqkm of forest and...

UN rights chief says troubled by Hong...

UN rights chief says troubled by Hong...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 5 2019

Hardcore protesters trashed dozens of subway stations, vandalised shops with mainland China ties, built...

N Korean, US officials at nuclear talks...

N Korean, US officials at nuclear talks...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 5 2019

North Korea's Kim Myong Gil and Stephen Biegun, the special envoy of US President Donald Trump, are...

Hong Kong brings back colonial-era emergency...

Hong Kong brings back colonial-era emergency...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 4 2019

It is the first time the law has been invoked in 52 years

Mahathir Mohamad: Hong Kong leader should...

Mahathir Mohamad: Hong Kong leader should...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 4 2019

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad -- who at 94 is the world's oldest leader -- said Hong...

Hong Kong set to ban face masks in bid...

Hong Kong set to ban face masks in bid...

East Asia

Thu, Oct 3 2019

Many demonstrators wear face masks to hide their identities and shield themselves from tear gas

9 killed as typhoon lashes South...

9 killed as typhoon lashes South...

East Asia

Thu, Oct 3 2019

The storm hit southern parts of the country on Wednesday night, prompting flood warnings and triggering...

North Korea says it successfully tested...

North Korea says it successfully tested...

East Asia

Thu, Oct 3 2019

The Pukguksong 3 appeared to be a new design that has enhanced range and stability compared with a version...

4 bodies found, 2 still missing after...

4 bodies found, 2 still missing after...

East Asia

Wed, Oct 2 2019

Prosecutors have launched a probe into the cause of the collapse

North Korea fires ballistic missile...

North Korea fires ballistic missile...

East Asia

Wed, Oct 2 2019

The missile was 'believed to be one of the Pukkuksong models,' the JCS said in a statement, referring...

Infographic: Taiwan bridge collapses...

Infographic: Taiwan bridge collapses...

East Asia

Wed, Oct 2 2019

A steel arch bridge over a bay in north-eastern Taiwan has collapsed, crashing onto fishing boats berthed...

Police shoot HK protester as China celebrates...

Police shoot HK protester as China celebrates...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Police said the officer feared for his life when he fired the weapon, hitting an 18 year-old...

South Korea shows its US-made F-35 stealth...

South Korea shows its US-made F-35 stealth...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 1 2019

North Korea criticizes the South’s weapons procurements; sees them as a threat

China quietly doubles troop levels in...

China quietly doubles troop levels in...

East Asia

Mon, Sep 30 2019

China has now assembled its largest-ever active force of People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops...

19 killed in China after fire breaks...

19 killed in China after fire breaks...

East Asia

Mon, Sep 30 2019

Among eight people rescued from the fire, three were injured and sent to hospital for medical treatment,...

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets,...

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets,...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 29 2019

More protests are planned in the run-up to China's October 1 National Day, marking the 70th anniversary...

Hong Kong protesters denounce police...

Hong Kong protesters denounce police...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 27 2019

The downtown rally was one of a series of protests that have united activists denouncing Chinese...

Embattled Hong Kong leader set for town...

Embattled Hong Kong leader set for town...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 26 2019

The public "dialogue session" is the pro-Beijing government's first attempt to sit down...

Dozens of Hong Kong protesters appear...

Dozens of Hong Kong protesters appear...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 25 2019

Police clashed with thousands of protesters in the former British colony on July 28 as they sought to...

China: Maldives is not mired in a Chinese...

China: Maldives is not mired in a Chinese...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

The ruling Maldivian Democratic Party, fears the debts to China could run as high as $3 billion and risk...

10 dead in China as truck loses control...

10 dead in China as truck loses control...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Investigations are continuing