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One of China's most high-profile monks has resigned from a top national post following reports of...
A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party says no religion is above the law in China, urging...
The Koreas will take their reconciliation steps to the Asian Games, where they will jointly march...

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Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon...

Aug 9, 2018

An offshore typhoon is bringing rain and high winds to Japan's northeast coast as it tracks north...

Flights canceled as Typhoon Shanshan heads toward...

Aug 8, 2018

Rain is lashing Tokyo and dozens of flights have been cancelld as a typhoon heads toward the...

French tourist missing in Japan; siblings come to...

Aug 7, 2018

The brother and sister of a French tourist who disappeared in Japan nine days ago have come to try...

China says 4 American airlines missed Taiwan...

Jul 27, 2018

Chinese regulators say 4 American airlines missed Taiwan deadline

Company unveils moving mosque to welcome Muslims...

Jul 26, 2018

Japan doesn't have many Muslims but a company wants to make sure visitors to the country have a...

Japan Parliament OKs law to allow up to 3 casino...

Jul 20, 2018

Japan's parliament has approved a law allowing up to three casino resorts to open by the mid-2020s

Senior Chinese monk accused of sexual misconduct quits post

Aug 15, 2018

One of China's most high-profile monks has resigned from a top national post following reports of sexual misconduct

Religion must obey Chinese law, paper says of mosque protest

Aug 11, 2018

A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party says no religion is above the law in China, urging officials to stay firm while dealing with a rare protest over the planned demolition of a massive mosque in the northwest

Thousands in China mosque standoff over demolition plan

Aug 10, 2018

Thousands of Muslims have gathered at a mosque in northwestern China to protest its planned demolition in a rare, public pushback to the government's efforts to rewrite how religions are practiced

Koreas extend conciliatory steps to Asian Games

Aug 10, 2018

The Koreas will take their reconciliation steps to the Asian Games, where they will jointly march in the opening ceremony and field combined teams

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon soaks Japan

Aug 9, 2018

An offshore typhoon is bringing rain and high winds to Japan's northeast coast as it tracks north after giving Tokyo a good soak overnight

Flights canceled as Typhoon Shanshan heads toward Tokyo

Aug 8, 2018

Rain is lashing Tokyo and dozens of flights have been cancelld as a typhoon heads toward the Japanese capital

French tourist missing in Japan; siblings come to find her

Aug 7, 2018

The brother and sister of a French tourist who disappeared in Japan nine days ago have come to try to find her

Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

Aug 7, 2018

Solar cooker bash aims to win over finicky Chinese chefs, vanquish sooty mainstays

X-Men's Fan Bingbing off social media amid China tax rumors

Aug 2, 2018

X-Men actress Fan Bingbing has disappeared from social media amid rumors she has been barred from leaving China during a tax evasion investigation

Generals from rival Koreas end talks with no agreement

Jul 31, 2018

Rare general-level talks between the two Koreas have ended with no agreement, but the top delegates say they had a meaningful discussion on easing their countries' decades-long military standoff

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X-Men's Fan Bingbing off social media amid China...

Aug 2, 2018

X-Men actress Fan Bingbing has disappeared from social media amid rumors she has been barred from...

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The Latest: Police say man injured setting off...

Jul 26, 2018

Chinese police say the explosion outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing was caused by a small homemade...

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China blocks John Oliver on social media after...

Jun 22, 2018

A popular Chinese social media site is blocking users from posting about "Last Week Tonight" and...

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China's Huawei says it hasn't collected Facebook...

Jun 6, 2018

Facebook has acknowledged it shared user data with Chinese handset manufacturers, including...

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Retailer Gap says 'sorry' for T-shirt's incorrect...

May 15, 2018

US clothing retailer Gap apologizes for selling T-shirts with incorrect map of China

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