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The trip mired in controversy, but ended with a hug

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 21:22
After a controversy-mired seven days in India, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau finally received an all-important hug.

Ivanka Trump, charmer-in-chief, in S Korea

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:20
Ivanka Trump, eldest daughter of US President Donald Trump, arrived in South Korea Friday as part of a charm offensive in the closing days of the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Deputy Australian PM quits over sex scandal

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 13:55
Australia's Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said Friday he will resign following weeks of controversy after he announced he was expecting a baby with a former staff member.

N Korea envoy led by man accused for ship attack

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 09:49
North Korea is sending another high-level delegation to South Korea for the Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony this Sunday, led by a man widely believed to have masterminded the sinking of a South Korean navy ship that killed 46 sailors.

Why Australian leader's White House visit really matters to Trump

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 09:42
Donald Trump may have got off to a rocky start with Australia when he became president last year, but his administration is determined to put it behind them this week when Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visits the US.

China-India tensions flare-up, says state media

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:41
Border tensions between China and India could again flare-up, say analysts, following a report in Chinese state media detailing the country's build-up of air defense capabilities close to its western frontier.

Scapegoated skater receives apology

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 22:35
The public scapegoating of a South Korean speed skater by two of her teammates has prompted more than 500,000 people to sign a petition calling for the duo to be banned.

Myanmar, Bangladesh to repatriate Rohingya

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 19:53
Myanmar and Bangladesh have agreed to resettle as many as 6,000 Rohingyas who are trapped in "no man's land" between the two countries.

North Koreans pull out of Pence meeting

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 18:24

Trudeau 'snubbed' by Indian government

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 01:30
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's first official visit to India is generating plenty of publicity, but for all the wrong reasons.

Wealthy Japanese man wins custody of 13 surrogate children

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:53
A Thai court has given a wealthy Japanese businessman sole custody of 13 children he fathered through surrogates in Thailand.

New hacking threat from North Korea

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:30

Third Olympic athlete falls drug test

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:49
Slovenian ice hockey player Ziga Jeglic has been suspended for the remainder of the 2018 Winter Olympics after testing positive for doping.

Tokyo to build world's tallest timber tower

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:37
A Tokyo skyscraper is set to become the world's tallest wooden building. Japanese company Sumitomo Forestry says its 1,148 feet tall timber tower will be completed by in 2041, to mark the 350th anniversary of the business that year. The W350 tower will cost an estimated 600 billion yen ($5.6 billion) to build.

How a plot to kill Kim Il Sung backfired spectacularly

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 05:45
They were supposed to be a top-secret assassination squad tasked with attacking the residence of North Korea's then-leader Kim Il Sung.

23 removed from cruise ship after brawls

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 01:59
Violent brawls and disruptive behavior on a 10-day Carnival Line cruise in the South Pacific led the ship to dock early so Australian police could remove a large family of 23 people.

Setting sail with the 'Airbnb of the seas'

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:57
Ever wanted to go on a sailing holiday but don't know your port from your starboard?

Fire damages Tibetan Buddhism's holy site

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:59
Fire appears to have engulfed the gilded roof of Tibetan Buddhism's holiest temple, though details on the extent of the damage are scarce even two days later.