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Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang has been released after serving time in prison for failing to...
Canada has updated its travel advisory for China to warn Canadians of "the risk of arbitrary...
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told Chinese President Xi Jinping during Kim's recent visit to...

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The Latest: Canada updates travel advisory to...

Jan 15, 2019

Canada has updated its travel advisory for China to warn Canadians of "the risk of arbitrary...

The Latest: Kim reportedly committed to summit...

Jan 10, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told Chinese President Xi Jinping during Kim's recent visit to...

China says US travel advisory 'cannot stand up to...

Jan 4, 2019

China has rebutted a U.S. travel advisory that once again urges American nationals to "exercise...

Taiwan seeks Vietnam 'tourists' who left groups...

Jan 2, 2019

Taiwanese immigration authorities have found 24 Vietnamese and are searching for 124 others who...

US envoy on North Korea visits border village...

Dec 20, 2018

The Trump administration's special envoy for North Korea has visited a border village the rival...

Aussie nun who angered Duterte forced to leave...

Nov 3, 2018

An Australian nun who angered the Philippine president by joining anti-government protests has...

Hong Kong ex-leader Tsang released after serving sentence

Jan 15, 2019

Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang has been released after serving time in prison for failing to disclose plans to rent a luxury apartment from a businessman applying for a broadcasting license

The Latest: Canada updates travel advisory to Canada

Jan 15, 2019

Canada has updated its travel advisory for China to warn Canadians of "the risk of arbitrary enforcement of local laws."

Hong Kong Catholics mourn bishop amid political struggles

Jan 10, 2019

Hong Kong Catholics are mourning the loss of their bishop with a Mass amid a low-key struggle among clergy over reconciliation between the Vatican and Beijing

The Latest: Kim reportedly committed to summit with Trump

Jan 10, 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told Chinese President Xi Jinping during Kim's recent visit to Beijing that he was committed to setting up a second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump

Huge crowd of Filipino Catholics gathers amid terror fears

Jan 9, 2019

A mammoth crowd of mostly barefoot Filipino Catholics joined a raucous procession Wednesday of a centuries-old black statue of Jesus Christ despite terrorism fears and amid the president's attacks on the Catholic faith

Bluefin goes for $3 million at 1st 2019 sale at Tokyo market

Jan 5, 2019

A 612-pound bluefin tuna sold for a record $3 million in the first auction of 2019, after Tokyo's famed Tsukiji market was moved to a new site on the city's waterfront

China says US travel advisory 'cannot stand up to scrutiny'

Jan 4, 2019

China has rebutted a U.S. travel advisory that once again urges American nationals to "exercise increased caution" when travelling in the Communist Party-ruled country

Japan's premier: New emperor's era to be announced April 1

Jan 4, 2019

Japan's prime minister confirmed in his New Year's news conference that the era name for the new emperor's reign will be disclosed April 1

Taiwan seeks Vietnam 'tourists' who left groups on arrival

Jan 2, 2019

Taiwanese immigration authorities have found 24 Vietnamese and are searching for 124 others who left their tour groups after arriving in December on tourist visas

2 dead, nearly 30 wounded in bomb blast at Philippine mall

Dec 31, 2018

A Philippine general says at least two people were killed and 21 others wounded when a bomb believed to be detonated remotely by suspected Muslim militants exploded near the entrance of a mall in the country's south

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Oct 18, 2018

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Japanese tycoon going on SpaceX rocket says he...

Oct 9, 2018

Japanese online retail tycoon planning trip to the moon on SpaceX rocket says he respects and...

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China orders actress Fan Bingbing to pay massive...

Oct 4, 2018

Chinese media say tax authorities have ordered actress Fan Bingbing to pay taxes and fines but...

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Mystery around disappearance of Chinese star Fan...

Sep 24, 2018

Fan Bingbing, one of China's best-known stars, has well and truly fallen off the map amid vague...

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Sep 5, 2018

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Chinese police detain owner of hotel where fire...

Aug 26, 2018

Police in northeastern China say they have detained the owner of a resort hotel where a fire killed...

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