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Australian artist emerges alive after being buried under road for three days

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 06:57
An Australian performance artist who was buried in a steel container under a busy road for 72 hours as part of a so-called dark arts ...

Indonesian killed by his mother’s coffin

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 01:23
An Indonesian was killed when his mother’s coffin fell from a funeral tower and crushed him during a service on the island of Sulawesi, police ...

Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh injured in head-on road crash

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 00:05
A former Cambodian prime minister was injured in a head-on collision on a highway in the country’s southwest on Sunday, officials said.Prince Norodom Ranariddh and ...

Under new leader Mahathir, China’s infrastructure projects in Malaysia are under threat

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 23:13
Malaysia was once a loyal partner in China’s globe-spanning infrastructure drive but a new government is now pledging to review Beijing-backed projects, threatening key links ...

Mount Everest becomes a high-altitude rubbish dump

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 22:37
Decades of commercial mountaineering have turned Mount Everest into the world’s highest rubbish dump as an increasing number of big-spending climbers pay little attention to ...

Thai king granted full ownership of crown’s billions

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 02:32
Thailand’s king has been granted full ownership of the palace’s billions of dollars of assets under a law passed last year, according to a rare ...

Giant python eats Indonesian woman

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 00:09
An Indonesian woman has been found in the belly of a giant python after the swollen snake was captured near where she vanished while tending ...

Photos show North Korea yet to dismantle missile test sites

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 23:43
Staff writer — North Korea has apparently yet to begin work to dismantle any of its six known missile launch and engine test facilities and ...

Trump nominee for ambassador to South Korea, Harry Harris, backs ‘pause’ in military exercises

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 21:44
President Donald Trump’s nominee for ambassador to South Korea on Thursday backed the idea of a “pause” in major military exercises with South Korea, while ...

Trump boasts North Korea standoff ‘largely solved’

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 21:19
U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have “great chemistry” and claimed the standoff with the nuclear-armed ...

Trump quip on wanting White House staff to ‘sit up at attention’ like those around North Korea’s Kim sparks outcry

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 21:19
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he wished people would “sit up at attention” for him like North Koreans do for leader Kim Jong ...

Despite ongoing threat, Trump didn’t discuss North Korean hacking at summit with Kim

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 21:12
Among the subjects that U.S. President Donald Trump apparently didn’t discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore — rights abuses, exports of ...

Vietnam police to prosecute American for causing public disorder: report

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 17:25
Police in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City on Friday issued a prosecution order for an American man of Vietnamese descent for his alleged involvement in ...

Hong Kong scientists say new research points to universal antibody drug for HIV

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 05:15
A team of AIDS researchers in Hong Kong says its new research, tested on mice, indicates a functional cure for HIV, the virus that causes ...

Sydney Harbour Bridge climb, getting management change, aims even higher

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 01:28
One of Australia’s top tourist attractions, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, is set to get a “game-changing” makeover with new climbs and interactive technologies, officials said ...

Seoul says presence of U.S. forces can’t be negotiated away in U.S. talks with North Korea

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 23:41
U.S. forces in South Korea are not subject to negotiations between North Korea and the United States, as they are a matter for the alliance ...

South Korea jails ex-spy chiefs for bribing former President Park Geun-hye

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 23:41
Three South Korean former spy chiefs were sentenced to jail Friday for bribing disgraced ex-President Park Geun-hye with millions of dollars from the intelligence agency.The ...

Trump says his agreement with North Korea will be good for China

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 23:40
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised China’s President Xi Jinping for helping secure an agreement toward North Korea’s denuclearization, and said the deal would ...

Indigenous Taiwanese, seeking rights to ancestral lands, set up camp in Taipei city park

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 22:29
Taipei’s Peace Memorial Park is an oasis of calm in the bustling city, home to morning walkers and lunchtime strollers — along with a camp ...

Crackdown and cash: Hun Sen’s recipe for victory in Cambodian election

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 22:04
Drenched in sweat and more than an hour into a speech urging 16,000 garment factory workers to vote for the ruling party, Prime Minister Hun ...

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