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China says it won't 'sit by' on Hong...

China says it won't 'sit by' on Hong...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 16 2019

Trump urged his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to meet with demonstrators

Seoul: N Korea fires two 'unidentified...

Seoul: N Korea fires two 'unidentified...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 16 2019

It was the sixth round of launches in recent weeks in protest at ongoing South-Korean-US joint military...

Radiation up to 16 times the norm near...

Radiation up to 16 times the norm near...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 13 2019

The explosion at the Arctic facility on Thursday killed five scientists with Russia's nuclear agency,...

Kim: Missile launches a warning to US,...

Kim: Missile launches a warning to US,...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Aug 7 2019

North Korea decries such exercises as a rehearsal for war aimed at toppling its leadership

N Korea threatens to take 'new road,'...

N Korea threatens to take 'new road,'...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 6 2019

N Korea threatens to take 'new road,' launches more missiles

Japan's cabinet approves S Korea’s removal...

Japan's cabinet approves S Korea’s removal...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 2 2019

It has previously cited South Korea’s insufficient export controls as the main impetus for the...

N Korea says missile launch a warning...

N Korea says missile launch a warning...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jul 26 2019

Kim Jong Un personally watched the test-fire of two short-range ballistic missiles

UN: Organized crime outpaces authorities...

UN: Organized crime outpaces authorities...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Such groups generate profit of tens of billions of dollars each year

Impeach me, I'll jail you: Philippines'...

Impeach me, I'll jail you: Philippines'...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 28 2019

Duterte vented his anger late on Thursday amid intense media scrutiny and accusations that he is siding...

Myanmar shuts down internet in Rakhine,...

Myanmar shuts down internet in...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 24 2019

UN envoy concerned about civilians' wellbeing

China backs Hong Kong extradition law,...

China backs Hong Kong extradition law,...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 10 2019

The rendition bill has generated unusually broad opposition, from normally pro-establishment business...

Hundreds arrested as Kazakhs elect first...

Hundreds arrested as Kazakhs elect first...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jun 9 2019

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, ally of Nursultan Nazarbayev and interim president, himself said he had no doubt...

13 killed in Philippine truck...

13 killed in Philippine truck...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jun 9 2019

Police said they were investigating the possible liability of the driver

Cat named ‘Dog’ is Vietnam’s most beloved...

Cat named ‘Dog’ is Vietnam’s most beloved...

Around the Web

Sat, Jun 1 2019

Dog is kind of a big deal in Hai Phong, where he spends a lot of time at the local market helping the...

5  Philippines’ RCBC executives charged...

5 Philippines’ RCBC executives charged...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 23 2019

RCBC Jupiter Branch Manager Maia Santos-Deguito was found guilty of seven counts of violation of the...

Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo...

Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 21 2019

Prabowo lost last month’s presidential election to incumbent President Joko Widodo

Indonesian election: Widodo wins 2nd...

Indonesian election: Widodo wins 2nd...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 21 2019

Widodo won with over 85 million votes

Malaysia arrests suspected militants...

Malaysia arrests suspected militants...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 16 2019

The suspects are thought to have links to a wider IS-inspired cell, some of whose members were detained...

Philippines votes in polls expected...

Philippines votes in polls expected...

Asia Pacific

Mon, May 13 2019

More than 18,000 positions are at stake in the election 

6.3 magnitude earthquake jolts southern...

6.3 magnitude earthquake jolts southern...

Asia Pacific

Fri, May 10 2019

However, no tsunami warning was issued

N Korea's Kim oversees testing of multiple...

N Korea's Kim oversees testing of multiple...

Asia Pacific

Sun, May 5 2019

The new ballistic missiles can fly as far as 500km, putting the entire Korean Peninsula within its...