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Best-selling Japanese author Haruki Murakami, hosting a special radio show featuring some of his...
Chinese Superleague team Shanghai Shenhua has accused an opposing player of racially abusing its...
X-Men actress Fan Bingbing has disappeared from social media amid rumors she has been barred from...
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Malaysia ex-PM fails in media gag bid ahead of graft trial

Aug 10, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has failed to win a court order barring the media from discussing the merits of corruption charges against him ahead of the start of his trial on Feb. 12.

Wife of missing Japanese journalist makes tearful appeal

Aug 7, 2018

The wife of a missing Japanese freelance journalist has tearfully appealed for his immediate return in her first public appearance since he went missing in Syria more than three years ago

The Latest: Soldiers pull man alive from collapsed mosque

Aug 7, 2018

Soldiers have a pulled a man alive from the rubble of a large mosque that collapsed in the northern Lombok during Sunday night's powerful earthquake

Thousands left homeless by deadly quake on Indonesian island

Aug 6, 2018

Thousands left homeless by a powerful quake that ruptured roads and flattened buildings on the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok sheltered in makeshift tents as authorities expect the toll of 98 dead will rise

The Latest: Lombok quake death toll rises to 98

Aug 6, 2018

National Disaster Mitigation Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho says the death toll from the Lombok earthquake has risen to 98 from the previously announced 91

Powerful quake rocks Indonesian tourist island; 91 dead

Aug 6, 2018

A powerful earthquake struck the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok, killing at least 91 people and shaking neighboring Bali, as authorities said rescuers still hadn't reached some hard-hit areas and the death toll could climb

Author Murakami talks music, running, novels on radio show

Aug 5, 2018

Best-selling Japanese author Haruki Murakami, hosting a special radio show featuring some of his favorite songs he runs to, says writing novels is about rhythm, as in music and running

Shanghai Shenhua accuses Changchun Yatai player of racism

Aug 5, 2018

Chinese Superleague team Shanghai Shenhua has accused an opposing player of racially abusing its Senegalese star forward Demba Ba during a match Saturday

Pompeo calls on Myanmar to release 2 Reuters journalists

Aug 4, 2018

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he spoke with Myanmar's foreign minister and urged him to immediately release two Reuters journalists held on charges of possessing secret documents

Ai Weiwei says China authorities raze his Beijing studio

Aug 4, 2018

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei says authorities have begun razing his Beijing studio

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Author Murakami talks music, running, novels on...

Aug 5, 2018

Best-selling Japanese author Haruki Murakami, hosting a special radio show featuring some of his...

Chinese tech giant Tencent plans US listing for...

Jul 9, 2018

Tencent, China's most valuable tech company, says it plans to spin off its streaming music service...

Rescuers race to drain water inside Thai cave...

Jul 5, 2018

With more rain coming, Thai rescuers are racing to pump out water from inside a flooded cave before...

'I beg skies to show mercy': Thais rally behind...

Jul 1, 2018

There's been an outpouring of hope, empathy and concern across Thailand for a missing youth soccer...

Sony buys most of EMI Music, to spend $9B on...

May 22, 2018

Sony investing $9 billion mostly in image sensors, buying bigger stake in EMI Music Publishing