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A South Korean violinist and a North Korean singer have held a rare joint performance they hope...
An Australian DJ popular on the Asian club circuit has died on the Indonesian resort island of Bali
Netflix and "Crazy Rich Asians" production company agree to make a film about rescue of 12 boys and...
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Anti-groping smartphone app highly popular in Japan

May 22, 2019

A smartphone app developed by Japanese police is being widely downloaded by women trying to protect themselves from gropers on packed rush-hour trains

Thai English-language daily The Nation to end print edition

May 16, 2019

The Nation, one of Thailand's two English-language dailies, has announced it will stop publishing its print edition by the end of June but will continue with an online version

North, South Korean musicians hold rare joint performance

May 12, 2019

A South Korean violinist and a North Korean singer have held a rare joint performance they hope would help bring the divided Koreas closer together via music

Singapore reportedly criminalizes publication of fake news

May 9, 2019

Singapore passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the removal of such content, report says

Australian DJ known as Adam Sky dies on Bali island

May 6, 2019

An Australian DJ popular on the Asian club circuit has died on the Indonesian resort island of Bali

Supporters of Chinese billionaire's accuser decry censorship

May 3, 2019

Six Chinese social media accounts have been shut down after they advocated support for a woman who has accused the founder of online shopping giant JD.com, Richard Liu, of rape in Minnesota

Netflix announces deal for film about Thailand's cave boys

May 1, 2019

Netflix and "Crazy Rich Asians" production company agree to make a film about rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from flooded Thai cave

Emperor announces abdication as Japan marks end of era

Apr 30, 2019

Japanese Emperor Akihito has announced his abdication at a palace ceremony, as the nation embraced the end of his reign with reminiscence and hope for a new era

The Latest: Japan PM Abe thanks Akihito on behalf of people

Apr 30, 2019

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, representing the people at Emperor Akihito's abdication ceremony, thanked the outgoing emperor for seeking peace and happiness for his people and for reaching out to them in times of difficulty

Emperor Akihito to abdicate, Japan embraces end of era

Apr 30, 2019

Emperor Akihito is set to abdicate, as Japan embraces the end of his reign with reminiscence and hope for a new era

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North, South Korean musicians hold rare joint...

May 12, 2019

A South Korean violinist and a North Korean singer have held a rare joint performance they hope...

Australian DJ known as Adam Sky dies on Bali...

May 6, 2019

An Australian DJ popular on the Asian club circuit has died on the Indonesian resort island of Bali

Andy Hui apologizes after taxi camera captures...

Apr 17, 2019

A tearful Hong Kong celebrity Andy Hui has apologized after a newspaper published footage of his...

In Cantonese opera, Trump finds his twin brother...

Apr 14, 2019

President Donald Trump is the inspiration for "Trump on Show," a four-day Cantonese opera that...

Chinese viewers balk at 'Bohemian Rhapsody' film...

Mar 27, 2019

Moviegoers in China say the version of "Bohemian Rhapsody" shown in Chinese theaters erases...