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Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam says the city's economy is being battered by months of...
A father has filed one of Japan's first cases alleging retribution after taking paternity leave
Hong Kong protesters have thrown bricks and gasoline bombs at police, who responded with tear gas,...

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Protests squeezing Hong Kong economy, tourism,...

Oct 8, 2019

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam says the city's economy is being battered by months of...

Hong Kong police and protesters clash, ending...

Aug 24, 2019

Hong Kong protesters have thrown bricks and gasoline bombs at police, who responded with tear gas,...

China issues top warning for strong typhoon...

Aug 9, 2019

China issued its top warning for coastal Zhejiang province ahead of a strong typhoon now passing...

Hong Kong reassures visitors amid protests,...

Aug 9, 2019

Hong Kong is seeking to reassure visitors to the city after several countries issued travel safety...

US urges increased caution for Americans visiting...

Aug 8, 2019

The U.S. government has stepped up its warnings to travelers to Hong Kong because of increasing...

Ex-Filipino diplomat who sued Xi barred entry to...

Jun 21, 2019

A former Philippine foreign secretary who accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against...

Seoul police up security after rally at US envoy residence

Oct 19, 2019

South Korean police have beefed up security at the U.S. ambassador's residence in Seoul after a group of anti-American students broke into the compound

Protests squeezing Hong Kong economy, tourism, leader says

Oct 8, 2019

Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam says the city's economy is being battered by months of increasingly violent protests

US priest who gave out gifts in Philippines accused of abuse

Sep 9, 2019

The arrest of a Catholic priest has deeply shaken the Philippine village where he lived and revealed how allegations of sex crimes by priests are still ignored in one of the world's most Catholic countries

In Japan, a court case highlights paternity leave issues

Sep 9, 2019

A father has filed one of Japan's first cases alleging retribution after taking paternity leave

China ban on some textbooks seen aimed at Uighur culture

Aug 27, 2019

Detained textbook editor illustrates how even Uighurs who toed the China's party line have been rebranded enemies of the state amid a sprawling system of surveillance and detention in Xinjiang

Hong Kong police and protesters clash, ending violence lull

Aug 24, 2019

Hong Kong protesters have thrown bricks and gasoline bombs at police, who responded with tear gas, as chaotic scenes returned to the summer-long anti-government protests for the first time in nearly two weeks

Chinese pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong

Aug 19, 2019

At least eight mainland Chinese pop stars and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing's one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of disappointment and understanding from fans

China issues top warning for strong typhoon nearing coast

Aug 9, 2019

China issued its top warning for coastal Zhejiang province ahead of a strong typhoon now passing northeast of Taiwan

Hong Kong reassures visitors amid protests, travel warnings

Aug 9, 2019

Hong Kong is seeking to reassure visitors to the city after several countries issued travel safety warnings related to ongoing prod-democracy protests

US urges increased caution for Americans visiting Hong Kong

Aug 8, 2019

The U.S. government has stepped up its warnings to travelers to Hong Kong because of increasing violence surrounding pro-democracy protests

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South Korean police have beefed up security at the U.S. ambassador's residence in Seoul after a...

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Chinese pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong...

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At least eight mainland Chinese pop stars and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly...

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China bans movies, actors from prominent Taiwan...

Aug 7, 2019

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Supporters of Chinese billionaire's accuser decry...

May 3, 2019

Six Chinese social media accounts have been shut down after they advocated support for a woman who...

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China ex-internet czar sentenced to 14 years for...

Mar 26, 2019

China ex-internet censor gets 14 years on corruption charges

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Chinese rights lawyer returns home after 2-year...

Mar 4, 2019

A prominent Chinese human rights lawyer who recently completed a two-year prison sentence on...

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