Japan hooker Shota Horie has re-signed with Australian side the Melbourne Rebels for a third Super Rugby season.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Benigno Aquino III is defending his decision not to appoint actress Nora Aunor as a national artist because it would send the message that illegal drugs are acceptable.
Singaporean singer-songwriter JJ Lin and Malaysia’s Penny Tai have been crowned best Mandarin singers at the Golden Melody Awards, Taiwan’s equivalent of the Grammys.
SAO PAULO (AP) — With South Korea’s 1-0 loss to Belgium, the last Asian team in contention has bowed out of the World Cup — leaving the continent without a single second-round representative.
BEIJING (AP) — A Beijing property developer says it has resolved a dispute with Paramount Pictures over the new “Transformers” movie, just days after it demanded edits to remove any reference to the property.
Thai junta defends unlimited powers under interim constitution
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 5:51PM UTC
Indonesia: French drug smuggler sentenced to 15 years in jail
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 5:10PM UTC
Bodies of Malaysia Airlines jet crash victims to leave Ukraine today
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 4:15PM UTC
British experts to analyze flight MH17 black boxes
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 1:59PM UTC
Putin: Russia will facilitate Malaysia Airlines plane crash investigation
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 1:47PM UTC
China Typhoon Rammasun toll rises to 46 dead, 25 missing
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 1:38PM UTC