Asia

  • Would you pay $1.1M for this house?
    on April 19, 2018 at 2:20 am

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  • Chinese President will visit Pyongyang 'soon,' official says
    on April 18, 2018 at 10:52 am

    Chinese President Xi Jinping is preparing to visit the North Korean capital of Pyongyang, an official with knowledge of the discussions told CNN. […]

  • What's bringing Kim Jong Un to the table
    on April 18, 2018 at 7:13 am

    North Korea's relationship with the world seems to be changing for the better. But how did we get here? […]

  • Kim's wife new title in state media may signal power shift
    on April 18, 2018 at 4:50 am

    Ri Sol Ju, wife of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been afforded a new title in the country's state media, a move that analysts say could signal an evolution in the power structure of the reclusive country. […]

  • Mud near Japanese island is a 'game changer'
    on April 18, 2018 at 1:57 am

    A small island in the Pacific Ocean is the site of a huge discovery that could change Japan's economic future. How huge? One economist called it a "game changer." The researchers who helped find it said it had "tremendous potential." […]

  • Philippine riot police deployed for island cleanup
    on April 17, 2018 at 11:11 pm

    The Philippine government will deploy dozens of riot police to ensure that tourists don't interfere with a planned six-month cleanup of its famed Boracay island, a police official said Tuesday. […]

  • Rape cases spark protest movement in India
    on April 17, 2018 at 2:26 pm

    Thousands of people have taken to the streets across India in reaction to a string of brutal rape cases, in some of the largest mass demonstrations held in the country since the rape and murder of a female college student in Delhi in 2012. […]

  • Abe faces awkward Trump summit
    on April 17, 2018 at 8:05 am

    Embattled Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe heads to Mar-a-Lago Tuesday for a meeting with US President Donald Trump in dire need of a policy win as he faces challenges abroad and protests at home. […]

  • Senior Vatican defense says to drop abuse charges
    on April 17, 2018 at 6:59 am

    The lead barrister defending senior Vatican official Cardinal George Pell against historical abuse charges has argued for the case to be dropped because a trial would be a "waste of public money, time and effort." […]

  • Shark attack halts Australia surf competition
    on April 17, 2018 at 6:58 am

    A shark attack on a surfer in Australia has forced the temporary suspension of an international surfing competition. […]