Celebrity

Arrest of Nissan star Ghosn raises speculation over coup

Dec 13, 2018

Arrest of Nissan ex-chairman Ghosn spurs speculation over corporate intrigue

Director Zhang Yimou wins Golden Horse Award for 'Shadow'

Nov 17, 2018

Veteran director Zhang Yimou won best director at the Chinese-language version of the Oscars Saturday night in Taiwan with his monochrome historical epic "Shadow."

Federer, del Potro, Zverev all win at Shanghai Masters

Oct 10, 2018

Federer overcomes second-set stutter, while del Potro and Zverev overcome illness to win at Shanghai Masters

China orders actress Fan Bingbing to pay massive tax fine

Oct 4, 2018

Chinese media say tax authorities have ordered actress Fan Bingbing to pay taxes and fines but would spare her from criminal prosecution

Lao drug kingpin with celebrity links gets 2nd life sentence

Sep 26, 2018

A court in Thailand has given a second life sentence to a drug kingpin from Laos whose social connections to various celebrities were exposed by his arrest

Correction: China Missing Celebrity story

Sep 26, 2018

Correction: China Missing Celebrity story

Mystery around disappearance of Chinese star Fan Bingbing

Sep 24, 2018

Fan Bingbing, one of China's best-known stars, has well and truly fallen off the map amid vague allegations of tax shenanigans that have put her at odds with China's Communist Party-appointed culture czars

Kasatkina advances to 2nd round of Wuhan Open

Sep 23, 2018

Daria Kasatkina recorded her first victory over Lesia Tsurenko in three attempts in the first round of the Wuhan Open on Sunday as US Open champion Naomi Osaka was forced to pull out of the tournament due to a viral illness

Fervent Thai fans of Korean actor overstep airport security

Sep 19, 2018

Extreme efforts by two Thai female fans to meet their South Korean idol have raised concerns about security procedures at Thailand's main airport

Japan's foreign minister says country to open to foreigners

Sep 13, 2018

Japan's foreign minister says it is gearing up to welcome more foreign workers