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Tokyo's Olympics may become known as the 'Robot Games'

Mar 15, 2019

Tokyo's Olympics may become known as the "Robot Games."

Premier: Telling companies to spy is 'not how China behaves'

Mar 15, 2019

China's premier says Beijing "will not do that" when asked whether government tells Chinese companies to spy on foreign countries

China's premier says "we will not do that" when asked whether Chinese companies are told to spy on foreign countries.

Mar 15, 2019

China's premier says "we will not do that" when asked whether Chinese companies are told to spy on foreign countries.

Mt Gox head convicted of manipulating data, cleared of theft

Mar 15, 2019

Mt Gox head Mark Karpeles found guilty of data manipulation, cleared of embezzlement, breach of trust

Premier: China needs 'strong measures' to support economy

Mar 15, 2019

Premier: China needs 'strong measures' to support economic growth but Beijing plans to promote market reforms instead of using more lending or deficit spending

Premier: China needs "strong measures" to support economy but will rely on market reform, not lending, deficit spending

Mar 15, 2019

Premier: China needs "strong measures" to support economy but will rely on market reform, not lending, deficit spending

Philippine water shortage forces cuts for 6.8 million people

Mar 15, 2019

About 6.8 million people have been affected by a water shortage in the Philippine capital, with lines forming for rationed water and businesses and some hospitals struggling to cope

S. Korean police questioning 2 K-pop stars in sex scandals

Mar 14, 2019

Police are questioning two K-pop stars over interlocking scandals that have fascinated South Korea and prompted both men to announce they are retiring from the entertainment industry

China's auto sales contraction worsens in February

Mar 14, 2019

China's auto sales in January and February contract 17.5 percent over a year ago as contraction in industry's biggest market worsens

Sega halts game shipment after actor arrested on drug charge

Mar 14, 2019

Japanese entertainment company Sega has cancelled shipments of its video game "Judgment," also known as "Judge Eyes," after one of its actors was arrested on drug charges