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Hong Kong government withdraws bill that sparked protests

Oct 23, 2019

Hong Kong authorities formally withdrew an unpopular extradition bill that sparked months of chaotic protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese city

The Latest: Japan's emperor proclaims ascension to throne

Oct 22, 2019

Japan's Emperor Naruhito has proclaimed his ascension to the Chrysanthemum Throne

South Korean prosecutors seek arrest of ex-minister's wife

Oct 21, 2019

Prosecutors seek arrest of the wife of South Korea's former justice minister who resigned last week after allegations against him sparked huge protests and dented president's popularity

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

China legislature blasts US Congress over Hong Kong

Oct 18, 2019

China's ceremonial legislature is attacking legislation in the U.S. Congress to support pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong

The Latest: HK protest organizer attacked with hammers

Oct 16, 2019

Organizers of some of the giant demonstrations that have shaken Hong Kong say one of their leading activists has been attacked by assailants with hammers, leaving him bloody but conscious.

Hong Kong police say homemade bomb targeted officers

Oct 14, 2019

Hong Kong police say a homemade remote-controlled explosive device intended to "kill or to harm" police officers was detonated during violent protests across the territory on Sunday

South Korean Justice Minister offers to resign amid scandal

Oct 14, 2019

South Korea's justice minister has offered to step down amid an investigation into allegations of financial crimes and academic favors surrounding his family, a scandal that has rocked Seoul's liberal government and deeply polarized national opinion

Asian stocks gain after US, China announce truce on tariffs

Oct 14, 2019

Asian stock markets rise after Washington and Beijing announce a truce on tariff hikes in a trade war

Japan looks for missing after typhoon, warns of mudslides

Oct 14, 2019

Rescue crews dig through mudslides and search near swollen rivers for those missing after a typhoon caused serious damage in central and northern Japan

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Hong Kong government withdraws bill that sparked...

Oct 23, 2019

Hong Kong authorities formally withdrew an unpopular extradition bill that sparked months of...

South Korean prosecutors seek arrest of...

Oct 21, 2019

Prosecutors seek arrest of the wife of South Korea's former justice minister who resigned last week...

Seoul police up security after rally at US envoy...

Oct 19, 2019

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

South Korean Justice Minister offers to resign...

Oct 14, 2019

South Korea's justice minister has offered to step down amid an investigation into allegations of...

Police secure stadium ahead of Hong Kong leader's...

Sep 26, 2019

Riot police are securing a stadium in Hong Kong for a town hall session by embattled city leader...