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On North Korea’s Kim, Trump shifts from ‘Little Rocket Man’ to ‘very honorable’ man

5 hours 14 min ago
Ditching his derisive “Rocket Man” label for North Korea’s leader, U.S. President Donald Trump shifted his assessment of Kim Jong Un on Tuesday, calling the ...

Symbolism on menu at two Koreas’ summit dinner

19 hours 21 min ago
Symbolism will be the main course of a banquet at Friday’s inter-Korean summit, Seoul revealed Tuesday, with a menu featuring Pyongyang’s signature dish and food ...

Kim and Moon: the heir born to rule and the escapee’s son

20 hours 41 min ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the South’s president, Moon Jae-in, have followed paths to power as radically different as their two countries, but ...

Taiwan to simulate repelling invasion amid China tensions

21 hours 12 min ago
Taiwan will simulate repelling an invading force, emergency repairs of a major air base and using civilian-operated drones as part of military exercises starting next ...

Taiwanese consider China invasion unlikely, but see gaps in defenses: survey

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 23:22
Most Taiwanese believe China is unlikely to invade Taiwan, but lack confidence in the military’s ability to defend the island should such an invasion occur, ...

18 dead in China karaoke lounge fire, arson suspected

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 22:40
Police in a southern Chinese city have caught a man suspected of setting a fire at a three-story building Tuesday that killed 18 people and ...

Ahead of summits, U.S. tones down its war games with South Korea

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 22:16
Spring on the Korean Peninsula is normally the season of D-Day-style beach landings with big guns thumping in the distance and skies crisscrossed by the ...

In rare admission of negative news, Kim expresses ‘bitter sorrow’ after North Korea bus crash kills 32 Chinese

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 22:09
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has expressed his “bitter sorrow” after dozens of Chinese tourists were killed when a bus they were traveling in ...

Korean Air heiresses to resign as smuggle probe widens

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 02:13
Korean Air Lines said Monday that two of its chairman’s daughters will resign from their executive positions amid mounting public criticism over the women’s behavior ...

‘Men only’ job ads highlight ongoing discrimination in China, rights group says

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 01:52
A human rights group says gender discrimination is widespread in the Chinese work force, with many hiring advertisements openly calling only for male applicants and ...

PAS Islamic party aims to hold key in upcoming Malaysian election

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 21:59
The outcome of next month’s election in Malaysia may hinge on the performance of a party that has strived for decades to turn the country ...

Many Chinese dead or hurt in North Korea traffic crash: Beijing

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 21:49
A large number of Chinese tourists have been killed and injured in a “major traffic accident” in North Korea, China’s foreign ministry said Monday.The crash ...

Ahead of Kim-Moon summit, both Koreas halt cross-border propaganda broadcasts

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 20:50
South Korea halted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts across the rivals’ tense border Monday ahead of inter-Korean talks this week that are expected to focus on the ...

Road to North Korea’s denuclearization attempts littered with failure

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 20:36
Bill Clinton offered oil and reactors. George W. Bush mixed threats and aid. Barack Obama stopped trying after a rocket launch.While Seoul and Washington welcomed ...

World watching for signs of North Korea nuclear breakthrough at two key summits

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 19:00
When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday the world will have a single overriding interest: How will ...

Trump claims North Korea has agreed to denuclearize, but it hasn’t ditched its ‘treasured sword’

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 14:43
President Donald Trump on Sunday claimed North Korea has agreed to “denuclearization” before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un. But that’s not the case.North ...

Korean Air boss apologizes for hot-tempered daughters’ ‘immature’ behavior, says they will resign from jobs

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 07:00
Korean Air Chairman Cho Yang-ho on Sunday apologized for the “immature” behavior of his two daughters and said they will both immediately resign from their ...

Seventeen rowers die after two dragon boats capsize in southern Chinese river

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 06:26
Two dragon boats practicing to race on a river in China have overturned and 17 people drowned, the official Xinhua News Agency reported Sunday.Television pictures ...

Kim Jong Un antes up as he pursues equal footing with U.S. as nuclear power

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 08:21
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has finally broken silence on what he plans to bring to the table during his summits with the South ...

Moscow slams U.S. for refusing to give Bolshoi prima ballerina a visa

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 08:20
Russia’s foreign ministry on Saturday slammed the U.S. for refusing an entry visa to a prima ballerina at the country’s Bolshoi Theatre.“It did not come ...

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