China stresses nationalism in war anniversary propaganda push
BEIJING--China plans to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Asia, and its fight against Japan, with a stream of movies, concerts, performances and exhibitions,...
Widow of ex-South Korean leader to visit North Korea
SEOUL--The 92-year-old widow of late South Korean President Kim Dae-jung, who was a strong proponent of Korean reconciliation, will visit North Korea early next month, ex-aides to...
Rescuers shine flashlights across the rubble of a factory building in Wenling city in eastern China's Zhejiang province July 4. (Chinatopix Via AP)
Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 9 people
BEIJING--A shoe factory collapsed in eastern China during a weekend shift, killing at least nine people and injuring more than 30, officials said July 5.
Taiwan denounces China's new national security law as...
China hunts for ‘manipulators’ as stocks tumble
China gay couple holds informal marriage to push for union
Nagasaki residents celebrate late on July 5 in front of the Glover House and Office after it was chosen along with 22 other sites for designation as a UNESCO World Heritage site. (Ryo Ikeda)
After compromise with S. Korea, Japanese sites win UNESCO...
Japan’s “Sites of the Meiji Industrial Revolution” was designated a UNESCO World Heritage site on July 5 after Tokyo and Seoul reached a compromise on describing Korean workers at the facilities during World War II.
UNESCO delays talks on Meiji sites after Japan, South Korea argue...
Pyongyang drags heels on release of report on Japanese abductees
Tokyo man captures parents' decade-long crusade to rescue daughter ...
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, third from left, greets the leaders of five Mekong region nations before their July 4 meeting in Tokyo. The other leaders are, from left, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, Laotian Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong, Myanmar President Thein Sein, Thai Interim Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung. (Pool)
Japan to provide 750 billion yen in ODA to Mekong region
Japan will provide 750 billion yen ($6.1 billion) in official development assistance for the construction of infrastructure in five nations in the Mekong region under the "New Tokyo Strategy 2015.”
Taiwan military stages parade for 70th anniversary of 'victory...
Vietnam Communist Party chief to make first US visit
Indonesian military plane crashes in northern city, killing at...

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