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 ...
When Upadhyay Ukesh came to Japan at age 14 from Nepal, he could not understand Japanese, and he worked without going to school. Now 21, Ukesh is attending a part-time course at the Osaka ...
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 ...
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 ...
BEIJING/SHANGHAI--Chinese protesters have turned to blank sheets of paper to express their anger over COVID-19 restrictions ...
SEOUL--China not only has the responsibility but the capability to influence North Korea’s behavior, South Korean President ...
Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as jitters over protests in China set off by growing public anger over COVID-19 ...
The concrete support foundation for a reactor whose core melted down at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant has ...