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South Korean police have summoned the wife of Korean Air's chairman to question her about...
Asian shares mostly higher as investors weigh North Korea, Italian politics, oil
It is somehow fitting in a country known for longevity that one of Japan's most prominent former...
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Wife of Korean Air chief summoned over abuse allegations

May 28, 2018

South Korean police have summoned the wife of Korean Air's chairman to question her about allegations she abused and assaulted employees

Asian shares advance as markets mull North Korea, Italy, oil

May 28, 2018

Asian shares mostly higher as investors weigh North Korea, Italian politics, oil

Japan ex-PM Nakasone, witness to war and success, turns 100

May 27, 2018

It is somehow fitting in a country known for longevity that one of Japan's most prominent former leaders has reached 100 years of age

S. Korea: Kim commits to summit with Trump, denuclearization

May 27, 2018

S. Korea's president says N. Korean leader Kim committed to summit with President Trump and complete denuclearization

The Latest: Trump says Korea talks 'going along very well'

May 27, 2018

Trump says negotiations over a potential summit with the leader of North Korea are "going along very well." Trump told reporters, "We're doing very well in terms of the summit with North Korea," adding that "there are meetings going on as we speak."

The Latest: Trump says Korea talks "going along very well'

May 27, 2018

President Donald Trump says negotiations over a potential summit with the leader of North Korea are "going along very well."

With US talks in limbo, Korean leaders hold surprise summit

May 27, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have held a surprise summit, with Kim expressing his "fixed will" on a meeting with Donald Trump

Burkina Faso resumes ties with China after Taiwan break

May 26, 2018

The West African Nation of Burkina Faso has formally resumed diplomatic ties with China after breaking off relations with Taiwan, which now has just 18 diplomatic allies

China orders crackdown on large outdoor religious statues

May 26, 2018

China ruling Communist Party has ordered local government to better regulate the construction of large outdoor religious statues amid increasing restrictions on religious expression of all kinds

Canceled summit raises stakes for China over North Korea

May 26, 2018

President Donald Trump's withdrawal from his planned summit with North Korea raises the stakes for China to show that it can steer the North toward easing tensions over its nuclear program

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Thai police probe suspected illegal e-waste...

May 25, 2018

Police have raided factories near Bangkok that allegedly are processing illegally imported...

China sets trial for dissident who chronicled...

May 25, 2018

A Chinese dissident who founded a website documenting alleged rights abuses will be tried on a...

Indonesia passes new terror law after attacks...

May 25, 2018

Indonesia passes a tougher anti-terrorism law, lengthening detention periods and involving the...

$28.6 million in cash seized in ex-Malaysia PM's...

May 25, 2018

Malaysian police say the cash stashed in bags at an apartment linked to former Prime Minister Najib...

Australian sentenced to death in Malaysia drugs...

May 24, 2018

Australian woman accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia has been sentenced to death after an...