At party meeting, Kim Jong Un's sister gets promotion

Oct 9, 2017

Kim Jong Un has promoted his younger sister to a new post within North Korea's ruling party

Wife of Taiwanese activist detained in China asks for visit

Sep 27, 2017

The wife of a Taiwanese pro-democracy activist put on trial in China for subverting state power is asking for a visit with her husband

British lesbian wins landmark Hong Kong residency case

Sep 25, 2017

A British lesbian has won a landmark legal challenge allowing her residency in Hong Kong, in a ruling that could make it easier for gay couples to move to the Asian financial center

US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kin

Aug 16, 2017

Calligraphy-covered Japanese flag one soldier took with him to World War II's Pacific battlefields is returned to his grateful, tearful siblings by US Marine who also told them where their brother fell

The Latest: US WWII vet says he, Japan family can move on

Aug 15, 2017

A U.S. World War II veteran says by returning a flag he took from a fallen Japanese soldier to his siblings, both he and the family can now move on

The Latest: Brother thanks US WWII vet for returning flag

Aug 15, 2017

The younger brother of a fallen Japanese soldier has thanked a U.S. World War II veteran for traveling all the way from his hometown of Montana to a small village in central Japan to return the Japanese flag he took from the brother's body

Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteran

Aug 15, 2017

When former U.S. Marine handed a calligraphy-covered flag he took from a fallen Japanese soldier in World War II back to the man's family, he understood what it meant to them

Singapore PM's siblings say they hope to resolve family feud

Jul 6, 2017

The siblings of Singapore's prime minister have launched another public attack on their brother over social media _ but they say from now on, they're keeping the spat private

Taiwan becomes 1st in Asia to recognize same-sex marriage

May 24, 2017

Taiwan's Constitutional Court has ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, making the island the first place in Asia to recognize such unions

Taiwan court rules in favor of same sex marriage, 1st place in Asia to recognize gay unions

May 24, 2017

Taiwan court rules in favor of same sex marriage, 1st place in Asia to recognize gay unions