Seeking favor in Washington, China rolls out red carpet for U.S. congressional staff
XIAN, China--Amid the chatter of English conversations in the middle of China, women in red, traditional silk dresses delicately served dishes of beef, seafood and local specialties....
Pyongyang slams U.S.-South Korean military joint drills
POHANG, South Korea--Joint U.S.-South Korea military exercises being staged here drew condemnation from North Korea, which called the drills a prelude to invasion.
Chinese tourists pose for a photo against the backdrop of cherry blossoms in bloom in Tokyo’s Chiyoda Ward on March 30. (Reina Kitamura)
Cherry blossoms drawing more Chinese visitors than during New...
Once a traditional Japanese pastime, cherry blossom viewing season is now drawing huge numbers of visitors from neighboring Asian regions, ahead of the traditional Qingming Festival (grave cleaning) holidays.
Chinese president promotes regional vision at Boao Forum
China to invite foreign militaries to join parade marking victory...
Xi relying on old boy network to strengthen Chinese military
Sakie Yokota calls for a quick resolution of the abduction issue in Niigata on Nov. 15, 2013, while her husband Shigeru looks on. The image in the background is of their daughter Megumi. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Japan to extend sanctions against N. Korea, seeks progress in...
Japan plans to extend its sanctions against North Korea for two more years when they expire April 13 after failing to get promised updates on an investigation into kidnappings of Japanese citizens decades ago, a government...
Abe, South Korea’s Park speak briefly at Lee’s state funeral
S. Korea demands release of two men accused by N. Korea of...
Former prime ministers of Japan, S. Korea form group to improve...
Pallbearers adjust the national flag of Singapore covering the coffin of the late Lee Kuan Yew during a state funeral held at the University Cultural Center March 29 in Singapore. (AP Photo)
Lee Kuan Yew eulogized at funeral as architect of Singapore
SINGAPORE--Singaporeans bid farewell to longtime leader Lee Kuan Yew on March 29 with an elaborate procession and a three-hour state funeral at which his son, the current prime minister, eulogized the statesman and declared...
Lee Kuan Yew, founder of modern Singapore, dies at 91
Indonesian President Widodo seeks greater defense cooperation with ...
Michelle Obama calls on Cambodian students to use education to...

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