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Cartoonist Monkey Punch, best known as the creator of the Japanese megahit comic series Lupin III,...
A tearful Hong Kong celebrity Andy Hui has apologized after a newspaper published footage of his...
President Donald Trump is the inspiration for "Trump on Show," a four-day Cantonese opera that...
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NKorea issues mild criticism of Bolton over media interview

Apr 20, 2019

North Korea has issued a relatively mild criticism of White House national security adviser John Bolton over a recent interview he gave

Vineeta Deepak to lead AP's coverage of South Asia region

Apr 18, 2019

The Associated Press named Vineeta Deepak, an experienced video journalist and bedrock member of its Indian staff, as its South Asia news director

Monkey Punch, creator of megahit Japan comic Lupin III, dies

Apr 17, 2019

Cartoonist Monkey Punch, best known as the creator of the Japanese megahit comic series Lupin III, has died at age of 81

Andy Hui apologizes after taxi camera captures infidelity

Apr 17, 2019

A tearful Hong Kong celebrity Andy Hui has apologized after a newspaper published footage of his apparent dalliance with an actress that was captured on a camera installed in a taxi

In Cantonese opera, Trump finds his twin brother in China

Apr 14, 2019

President Donald Trump is the inspiration for "Trump on Show," a four-day Cantonese opera that reimagines the president's personal life and his fictional twin brother who lives in China

Mom of 3-year-old model in China sorry over apparent beating

Apr 11, 2019

The mother of a 3-year-old girl who models clothing for a Chinese shopping website has apologized after videos of her appearing to beat her daughter appeared online

Japan's emperor and empress celebrate 60 years of marriage

Apr 11, 2019

Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary just three weeks before he abdicates his throne

Singapore PM defends proposed law combating fake online news

Apr 9, 2019

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has defended Singapore's proposed law to fight "online falsehoods," but his Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Mohamad warned that anti-fake news laws could be abused by governments to stay in power

The Latest: Ghosn predicted arrest in French TV interview

Apr 4, 2019

Carlos Ghosn predicted his latest arrest in a French television interview filmed hours before prosecutors descended on his Tokyo apartment

Brunei invokes laws allowing stoning for gay sex, adultery

Apr 3, 2019

Brunei invokes Islamic laws that punish gay sex and adultery by stoning, triggering international outcry

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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...

K-pop star Jung Joon-young arrested in sex video...

Mar 21, 2019

South Korean police have arrested K-pop singer Jung Joon-young over allegations that he illegally...

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

Mar 14, 2019

Police are questioning two K-pop stars over interlocking scandals that have fascinated South Korea...