BEIJING--Chinese newspapers turned their front pages black on Thursday and flags were put at half-mast in mourning for the ...
BEIJING--A campaign to vaccinate the elderly has sparked hopes China might roll back severe anti-virus controls that prompted ...
SEOUL--North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called for a major political conference before year’s end where he’s expected to address his increasingly tense relations with Washington and Seoul over the ...
The dollar tumbled to a three-month low versus the yen on Thursday as traders keyed on comments by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell that interest rate hikes could be scaled back “as soon as ...
The trial of a Hong Kong newspaper publisher who was arrested in a crackdown on a pro-democracy movement was postponed Thursday after the territory’s leader asked China to effectively block him from ...
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has given the official nod to significantly boost Japan’s defense budget to 2 percent of gross domestic product in fiscal 2027, according to the ministers of finance and ...
SEOUL--Taking time off work, South Korean bus driver Cho Gi-Dong has visited a crypt where the remains of his 24-year-old daughter are kept almost every day since she perished in a deadly crush on the ...
DOHA, Qatar—Japan heads into the final match of Group E here with more at stake than just a berth in the knockout stage of the World Cup. An upset win against Spain would not only send Samurai Blue to ...
Princess Aiko, the daughter and only child of Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako, turned 21 on Dec. 1. She has been performing official duties as an adult member of the imperial family over the last ...
SEOUL--China not only has the responsibility but the capability to influence North Korea’s behavior, South Korean President ...
BEIJING/SHANGHAI--Chinese protesters have turned to blank sheets of paper to express their anger over COVID-19 restrictions ...
Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as jitters over protests in China set off by growing public anger over COVID-19 ...