Japan, South Korea talks possible next month as momentum builds to improve ties
Japan and South Korea are coordinating closely to arrange the first "strategic dialogue" between the two sides since South Korean President Park Geun-hye took office.
China says it wants to mend ties with Vietnam
BEIJING--China's President Xi Jinping told a special envoy from Vietnam on Aug. 27 that both countries should be "friendly to each other" to help mend ties after a flare-up over...
An incense burner in Taipei's Hsing Tian Kong temple on Aug. 25, a day before it was removed (Satoshi Ukai)
Taipei’s famous temple bans incense offerings
TAIPEI--A popular temple here has prohibited the burning of incense within its walls in an attempt to combat air pollution.
Sources: Chinese fighter made dangerous pass to obstruct SDF plane
China shuts down Beijing Independent Film Festival
China executes eight for "terrorist" attacks in Xinjiang
Photos surround the casket of Michael Brown before the start of his funeral at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis Aug. 25. (AP Photo)
North Korea calls US 'graveyard of human rights'
SEOUL--North Korea's government said August 27 that the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, is evidence that the United States is a "graveyard of human rights."
HORRORS OF NORTH KOREA: Defector carried knife for suicide to...
Conference for Japanese, S. Korean college students fosters...
Next S. Korean ambassador to Japan vows to improve bilateral ties
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
India's Modi eyes breakthrough nuclear pact on Japan trip
NEW DELHI--India is hoping to win Japanese backing for a nuclear energy pact during a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and lure investment into its $85 billion market while addressing Japan's concern about doing business ...
India regulator fines carmakers $420 mln for anti-competitive...
Former SDF member pursues 'peacekeeping mission' in Cambodia
Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

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